Jul, Aug, Sep
Arrive in Cortina d’Ampezzo and check into your hotel. Meet with your guide in the afternoon to go over trip itinerary and purchase any last minute items.
We begin by hiking up to the Alta Via 1 through beautiful alpine scenery, passing a lake as we climb up to the steep plateau. We will walk until we reach the mountain hut in Sennes, with the option to climb up to the top of Col di Lasta.
We start the day by hiking to the Lago di Limo, passing by Lake Lé Piciodel and through, a charming mountain and lake-dotted landscape. We will finish the day by reaching our mountain refuge just under the Limo Pass, enjoying excellent views of the Tofana Mountains.
We will hike through the Altopiano di Fanes and on to the Lagozuoi Massif, enjoying panoramic views of the Western Dolomites and Marmolada Massif as we go. We will spend the night at one of the highest mountain refuges in the alpine subrange.
We will pass through one of the most interesting historical relics in the Dolomites: leftover trenches and fortifications from the First World War. After exploring these, we will head up to Flazergo pass for lunch and enjoy stunning views, before hiking down to Passo Giau to spend the night.
We will hike over the trail that leads past the Forcella Giau, enjoying great views of the Tofana mountains and Monte Cavallo. We finish the day with by hiking up below Pelmo’s north face, where we will stay at a rifugio.
We will enjoy more stunning views as we depart Passo Staulanza, stopping for lunch at Lago Coldai, before continuing on to Col Negro di Coldai. Here, we will enjoy excellent views of Monte Civetta, before heading to our rifugio.
We will descend to the Val Civetta over the Cal Rean, passing through beautiful alpine meadows and green valleys as we go. We will also get the chance to see Torre Venezia, before heading to Rifugio San Sebastian for a celebratory drink and returning to Cortina d’Ampezzo.
We will eat one last breakfast together before you head home.
Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy
I love the mountains and the mountain culture. After nearly 15 years of climbing, trekking and snow boarding all over the world. I can honestly say I am at home in the mountains.
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