Its position is inside the Stelvio National Park, with 3/4 of its lands above 2,000 metres. Discover more about the park here.
This adventure is recommended for who want to approach to Mountaineering.
Mountaineering Cevedale Activity Detail
Beginner/Intermediate (Good level of fitness and basic knowledge of climbing techniques necessary).
Arrival at the airport and transfer to accommodation.
Initial brief, equipment check and dinner together.
7.30 am breakfast at our accommodation.
8.30 am departure from our accommodation to reach the cable car, which will bring us from Peio Fonti 1383 m to Doss dei Cembri 2315m.
From here, we will ascend by a long walk to Rifugio Mantova al Vioz, 3535m. where in the day we can visit the high-altitude museum of Punta Linke, an Austrian presidium dating back to the First World War built inside the mountain itself.
Difference in height ascending: 1220m
Approximate length of the activity: 5-6 hours.
Packed lunch or in the hut.
5 am breakfast at the shelter.
5.30 am departure from the shelter to reach the top of Monte Vioz (3645 metres). We will progress the descent, as roped party, to the magnificent Forni Glacier, down to 3405 metres. From here we head to a rocky ridge, and, with easy climbing passages, we will reach the summit of Palon dela Mare at 3703 metres above sea level.
Proceeding down and then going up along an aerial rocky ridge we will reach Mount Rosole 3531 and continue up to the summit of Monte Cevedale 3769 m.s.l.m. from where we descend into Val dela Mare through a wide and steep glacier which will lead us to the shelter "G.Larcher al Cevedale 2608 metres". Using the main hiking path we will descend to an altitude of 2030 metres. Our journey will end here and the transfer will bring us back to the accommodation.
Difference in height ascending 800m
Difference in height descending 1740m
Approximate length of the activity 8-10 hours.
Packed lunch can be purchased at Mantova Hut.
Debrief and transfer to the airport
- Transfer from and to the Airport.
- Shelter fees for bed and breakfast. Please note that shelters have shared bathroom and rooms.
- Cablecar tickets
- Transfer to and from activity locations (where necessary).
- IFMGA Mountain Guides fees.
- No Boundaries' team smile, support & assistance.
- Meals - you pay them directly at the shelter. Most shelters accept cash only. If you don't want to bring cash or EUR currency, you can pay the meals to us and we will pay the shelters.
- Necessary equipment: Harness, helmet, axe, crampons, sunglasses, sunscreen, clothes suitable to face an environment located in high mountains, boots suitable for crampons, gloves, backpack (approximately 35L), sleeping bag.
Equipment can be provided (except boots and backpack ) for an extra charge of £25pp.
£99 deposit and £450 balance, to be paid 21 days before departure.
Pick up participants from
- Milano Malpensa Airport at 1pm.
- Milano Linate Airport at 2pm.
- Milano-Bergamo Orio al Serio Airport 3pm.
Drop off participants at
- Milano-Bergamo Orio al Serio Airport 1pm.
- Milano Linate Airport at 2pm.
- Milano Malpensa at 3pm.
Please note that the schedule may change for organisational reasons or may be delayed due to traffic. In both cases, we will notify you promptly.
What happens after my booking?
It includes useful contacts, weather forecast, recommended clothes, and other useful information. We also hold a brief on arrival at the base camp/accommodation, where we provide you with a detailed activity plan.
It is not possible for us to provide you with this information any earlier.
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