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Easy Itineraries with Snowshoes.
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il 07.04.13 Postato in Activity

Easy Itineraries with Snowshoes.

Santa Caterina (mt 1738) - Ables Mountain Huts (mt 2213)

From the center of Santa Caterina go back to Bormio for 500 meters and then take the path of the Three “Cappellette”. After a wide bend, the path climbs towards the Sel and Tof mountain huts, where you continue holding the right to Nanza, Ceisa, Monich and Ables Below. The nearby Ables huts are placed in a panoramic position overlooking the valley of Santa Caterina and the opposite side of the valley.
Estimated time of the ascent: about 1.30 h.

Rifugio Forni (mt 2178) - Rifugio Pizzini (mt 2706)

This is a beautiful spring itinerary that allows you to get closer to the peaks and the glaciers of the Ortles-Cevedale Chain. From "Rifugio Forni" take the very well marked path to the "Val Cedec" and "Rifugio Pizzini".
Estimated time of the ascent: about 1.30 h.

Rifugio Forni (mt 2178) - Rifugio Branca (mt 2493)

From "Rifugio Forni", follow the path to the "Rifugio Branca", the track is initially flat. After the small artificial lake, go slightly down to reach the valley bottom and then follow the snowmobile trail used to supply the refuge during the winter months.
The track climbs with numerous bends up to the “Rosole” pond, just below the "Rifugio Branca".

Bagni Vecchi (mt 1454) - Boscopiano (mt 1527) - Cancano Dams (mt 1950)

From the “Bagni Vecchi” continue along the SS 38 for a mile, then turn left into the descent to "Boscopiano". When you get to the Braulio Creek, start climbing the opposite side until you cross the road to the “Forcola” Valley. Turn left to “Grasso di Solena” and to the church which are not far from the nearby dams of Cancano.