General information

Opening : June 28, 2019
Closing:  September 20, 2019


Monte Leone Hut is located in Valais, more precisely in the Simplon region on the border with Italy.


Marked trails, walking shoes are strongly recommended.
The hut is located in an alpine environment at 2848 m.


Swiss Topo Maps
1:50000 274 – Visp
1:25000 1289 – Brig

Longitude : 8° 4′ 49.07″ E
Latitude : 46° 15′ 38.7″ N

GPS coordinates
649485 123470


Webcam at Col du Simplon to know the weather conditions in real time.

Staffed period


Dormitory of 32 sleeping places with Nordic duvets.
(sleeping bag liner required)

Dogs are not welcome


Catering and hot drinks served at noon.

Half board

Evening meal with starter, main course and dessert. Lunch and hiking tea to leave after a good night’s sleep.
(only on reservation)

Sanitary facilities

Possibility to wash in the evening.
(no shower)

Hiking trail to access the hut

Winter room


The hut is open during the unstaffed period.


Dormitory of 16 sleeping places with Nordic duvets.
(sleeping bag liner required)


Please bring your food.
Possibility to buy wine or
beer on the spot.
(as long as supplies available)


Possibility to use the kitchen : 2 gas hobs, pots, utensils, cutlery, plates and glasses available.


A tax is levied on wood and cooked meals, per day and per person.


Cash payment on site or by payment slip.
(available on site)

Ski and snowshoe routes to access the hut

Monte Leone Hut

+41 (0) 27 979 14 12


Online booking
+41 (0) 79 934 97 32

Bank details

Cabane Monte-Leone, 2400 Le Locle
IBAN: CH52 8080 8007 2092 4800 9



Claude-André Montandon

Courte Creye 12
CH – 2113 Boveresse

+41 (0) 32 861 40 31
+41 (0) 79 434 98 74