Classic Tour : Ortler ski tour, Italian Tyrol, 7 days
Ortler haute route with skis : near the the sources of the river Adige, the natural Park of Ortler takes from its two cultures, Italian and Austrian, their best assets: snow and sun, beauty of the summits, tradition of warm reception and great comfort in the huts (hot showers).
The descents are beautiful, neither difficult, nor too easy, the names of the peaks, Pasquale, Cevedale, Venezia sing the Italy, this raid is a jewel unknown to most of mountaineers and skiers.
Itinerary of the Ortler Ski haute route : Meeting place in Santa Catarina Valfurva at 03.00 p.m. (free roundtrip shuttle from Chamonix, contact us for further information.) Transfer to Forni, Branca hut (8,159 feet) / with light bagpacks, the San Matteo (12,067 feet), night at Branca hut / Mount Pasquale (11,657 feet), Pizzini-Frattola hut (8,858 feet) / LangenfernerJoch (10,678 feet), Forcella di Solda (10,581 feet), ski lifts of Citta di Milano, Passo del Madriccio (10,246 feet), Corsi hut (7,431 feet) / Martell hut (8,563 feet), then, with light bagpacks, the Cima di Venezia (11,109 feet), Martell hut / Forcola (9,947 feet), Cima Cevedale (12,326 feet), Pizzini-Frattola hut (8,858 feet) / with light bagpacks, Pale Rosse pass (11,089 feet), Forni hut (7,146 feet), Santa Catarina Valfurva, separation at Santa Catarina Valfurva around 11 am.
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