Jul, Aug, Sep
At 11:30am, we will meet at the Diavolezza cable car parking lot and ready our gear. After issuing and inspecting all necessary equipment, we will take a train to Pontresina.
A horse-drawn carriage will take us to the Hotel Roseg in the Roseg Valley, and we will have a 600-meter climb to our accommodations at the Tschierva Hut for the evening.
There is about 2.5 hours of walking time on this day.
We will get an early start for our climb, climbing over the Biancograt. Upon reaching the top of Piz Bernina (4,049m), highest summit of the Eastern Alps, we will rest and have an opportunity to take pictures of the incredible views.
Our descent will take us to the Marco e Rosa Hut via the Spallagrat, and we will remain here for the evening. This day entails 9 hours of walking time with an incline of 1,500 meters and drop of 450 meters.
Our final day features the climb of Piz Palu (3,901m). Crossing the the west, main, and east summits, we will descend through the Pergletscher down to Diavolezza. We return to the valley by góndola, and then continue back to Pontresina by train.
This is a 6.5-hour trekking day, with an altitude gain of 650 meters and a drop of 1,200 meters.
We will meet at the parking lot of the Diavolezza cable car. Mountain Railway, Diavolezza / Lagalb, 7504 Pontresina, Switzerland.
We will be staying at two different mountain huts during our trek: the Tschierva Hut on the first night and the Marco e Rosa Hut on our second night.
You will be able to borrow a climbing helmet, crampons / pimple, harness, carabiner, and ice screw free of charge. If you need any rental equipment, please let me know ahead of time.
Your personal gear should include, but is not limited to: sleeping bag, touring pants, weatherproof jackets, leggings, warm clothes / extra clothes, two pairs of gloves, sun protection, mountain boots, backpack, technical equipment, and personal food and drink(s).
IFMGA/UIAGM Mountain Guide from Austria
I'm a certified mountain guide since 2012. I come from Liezen in the center of Austria, very close to the Gesäuse National Park. I'm guiding here in Austria all year round and I spend some time abroad, where my friends and clients ask me to guide them. This includes Georgia where I guide heliskiing tours there. Please get in touch with me if you wish to discover Austria or any other beautiful mountaineering spot in the world. I will be glad to bring you there and let you live an unforgettable time !
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