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Mount Adamello 3-day guided ascent via Pian di Neve

Mount Adamello 3-day guided ascent via Pian di Neve | Italy

Reach the summit of Mount Adamello (3539 m), with this great traverse through the spectacular Pian di Neve glacier, along with IFMGA-certified mountain guide Stefano.

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3 Days

Jun - Sep




Mount Adamello (3539 m) offers one of the most spectacular panoramic views in the Central Alps. Lying in the Lombardy region in Italy, in the province of Brescia, this pyramidal shape peak is the highest summit of the Adamello massif.

I invite you to join me on a 3-day traverse, climbing over the ridges of Mount Adamello and reaching its summit, continuing on the spectacular Pian di Neve glacier. This is the largest glacier in Italy, with over 18 square kilometres. We will come back following the famous Alta Via Nº1 of Adamello.

We will decide together a meeting point for our trip. Then, after following a steep path we will reach the Gnutti Hut on the first day and stay there for the night.

On the second day, we will reach the West ridge and climb through the via Terzulli to the top of the Monte Adamello. We will then follow the East ridge and cross the Passo degli inglesi and Passo degli italiani, climbing to the Passo Brizio and descending to the Garibaldi Hut. This day will take us about 8 to 9 hours. Finally, on the last day we will head towards the Passo Premassone, descending back to our car, for about 7 to 8 hours.

This trip offers a complete experience, with a combination of hiking and mountaineering, on the tracks of the World War I. In the course of the armed conflict, the Italian-Austrian armies had to fight a typical alpine war, on rocks and glaciers at over 3000 meters of altitude, and in very difficult weather conditions in this area.

So if you want to join this great traverse and reach the summit of Mount Adamello, send me a request. Check the date below and book your trip! I also offer a 3-day Adamello north face guided tour.

Price includes

- Guiding fee

Price details

The price includes guiding fee, gear rentals and liability insurance


Day 1: Gnutti Alpine Hut

We will meet in the morning in a place to be decided together with the group. Following a steep path, we will reach the Gnutti alpine hut. Dinner and overnight. (Hiking: 2/3 hrs.)

Day 2: West Ridge-Mount Adamello summit-East Ridge-Garibaldi Hut

Departure in the early morning, reaching the West ridge and climbing the “via Terzulli” to the top of the Mount Adamello. Following the East ridge, we cross the Passo degli inglesi and Passo degli italiani, climbing to the P_asso Brizio_ and descending to the Garibaldi alpine hut. (Mountaineering: 8/9 hrs.)

Day 3: Passo Premassone-Descent

Departure after breakfast in the early morning, towards the P_asso Premassone,_ descending to our car. (Hiking: 7/8 hrs.)


About the guide

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Mountain Guide

From 0 to 8848, more than this you must fly... but no matter... I also collaborate with some paraglide instructors.
I'm the coordinator of th Adventure Garda Guides, professionals group based on the Lake Garda in Italy offering a range of activities where you can find what's the best for you!

Sport and Alpine climbing all over the Alps and out of Europe as you desire! Canyoning, Caving, Mountain biking, Free-ride skiing, Ski-mountaineering, the most celebrate Tops of the World, Dolomites... everything is in your desire is also in our chance to realize!!!

My carnet: 70 new climbing routes on the Alps (expecially in Dolomites), more than 1000 climbed routes all over the Alps, hundreds of steep-skiing, thousands of ski-mountaineering.
I also wrote 2 Climbing Guide-books and 1 auto-biography.
So...what are you waiting for???
Contact me and we'll find together the best to realize your dreams!!!


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What people are saying about Stefano



The day was great, we felt safe, Stefano was responsive to our request, our pace, etc. The only thing that could have been improved was the communication before getting to Italy. I had a hard time deciding on what was appropriate for the level of our group, gauge how long and how hard the different options were with the limited info that was given to me.

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