Via Ferrata Lipella to Tofana di Rozes

A thrilling via ferrata, it is among the most beautiful and interesting in the Dolomites, along the west and northwest sides of the Tofana di Rozes. A well-rounded excursion, with surprising and amazing historic and environmental characteristics. Its itinerary makes a long tour around the mountain, through tunnels, high steps and detrital banks, up to the summit at 3225 meters.

  • Dolomites, Tofane Group
  • 8 hours
  • Medium difficulty
  • Presence of nearby refreshment point
  • Maximum number of participants
  • Suitable for adults and boys

Information about the via Ferrata Lipella to Tofana di Rozes

The route of the via ferrata starts at the heart of the mountain through the Galleria del Castelletto, a typical long tunnel carved by the Italian army to conquer an Austrian outpost during the Great War. It continues by covering spectacular horizontal ledges, climbing vertical faces, and overtaking oblique ledges and high rocky steps up to the fore summit at an elevation of 3027 meters, where the bolted section ends. The itinerary for the excursion continues on a scree along the summit ridge, reaching the cross on the top of the Tofana di Rozes at an elevation of 3225 meters; where we admire an incredible view over the entire Dolomites.

The excursion does not include any particular technical difficulty, but the length of the route and the elevation gain of 900 meters to be negotiated on the climb demand good physical training. It starts and finishes at the Rifugio Dibona after a grandiose circular tour.

Where to meet your mountain guide for the via ferrata excursion

  • Meeting point On the day of your excursion, meet your guide at:
    Rifugio Dibona
    Vallon Tofana, 1
    32043 Cortina d’Ampezzo, BL
  • Meeting time 8.00 am
  • Geographic coordinates 46°31'57.1"N 12°04'12.6"E
  • Transfer There are no transfers from the meeting point to the excursion site.

What to bring

  • Climbing helmet
  • Via ferrata kit
  • Via ferrata boots
  • Water bottle
  • Snacks
  • Backpack

What you need to know

  • Participants Anyone over the age of 16, with an adequate level of training and fitness, can participate in this experience.
  • Under 18 Minors under the age of 18, if unaccompanied, require a waiver of liability from the parent or guardian of the child, that must be given to the guide before the excursion begins.
  • Equipment Remember to bring the minimum required equipment for the activity. If you do not own the equipment let us know, we will provide it for you.
  • Reservation The reservation for this experience is individual, with a dedicated mountain guide. It may be reserved for a number of participants no greater than the maximum number allowed.
  • Excursion price The price shown is for the excursion with the mountain guide and transfer using the guide's private vehicle. It is valid for individual reservations for a number of participants that does not exceed the maximum number allowed.
  • Safety The mountain guide may cancel or suspend the excursion or change the itinerary if minimum safety conditions are not guaranteed. Please view the terms.
  • Moderate terms of cancellation The terms of cancellation and change for this experience are moderate. Please view the terms.

How to reserve your mountain guide

To reserve a mountain guide for the via ferrata excursion in the Dolomites on via Ferrata Lipella to Tofana di Rozes, you must send a request that provides and specifies your contact information, the number of participants and the date/period in which you wish to take the excursion.
Powrock will respond immediately to confirm the availability of the guide, the deadline, if any, to confirm the option for the reservation, methods of payment, characteristics and organization of the activity.
Once the reservation is confirmed, we will send you the receipt and the presentation voucher with the details of the service, the name of the mountain guide or the mountaineering school, and all the contact information.

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