The ski mountaineering excursion to Mount Cima Madriccio, in the Stelvio National Park, offers a spectacular path within the marvelous, evocative and scenic Ortles Cevedale mountainous range. The itinerary is not particularly demanding and it leads to a summit from where the landscape is unforgettable with a grand view on mounts Gran Zebrù and Ortles.

  • Cima Madriccio
  • 6 hours
  • Medium difficulty
  • Presence of nearby refreshment point
  • Maximum number of participants
  • Suitable for adults only

Information about the ski mountaineering to Cima Madriccio from Val Martello

The marvelous ski mountaineering excursion to Cima Madriccio starts from Rifugio Genziana, at the end of Martello Valley (Val Martello), at an elevation of 2051 meters.

Through an evocative little street the path reaches Rifugio Corsi, at an elevation of 2265 meters, in its wonderful position perched on a rocky spur. Passed some rocky crags, the hikers will traverse until they will pop out on a wonderful wide and flat valley. Crossing this suggestive environment the path goes westward to some wide slopes. As the mountaineers keep going through the valley, Mount Cima Madriccio gets more and more visible aside of Passo del Pozzo. After reaching the base of the last steep slope, the path goes up zig-zagging and it leads to the summit.

The descent is really thrilling; it provides a smooth, constant and super fun ski ride. It takes place through the climb route.

The ski mountaineering excursion to Cima Madriccio features a not particularly demanding path but it features a notable development and it calls for good physical training. The climb can be done in 5/6 hours and it reaches an elevation of 3265 meters. The itinerary faces south and it features a 1250 meter elevation gain and a 1300 meter elevation loss. It is rated as a medium difficulty excursion (MSA).

Price of Cima Madriccio ski mountaineering excursion

€ 360 - for 1 person

€ 400 - for 2 persons

€ 450 - for 3 persons

€ 510 - for 4 persons

Where to meet your mountain guide for a ski mountaineering to Cima Madriccio

  • Meeting point On the day of your excursion, meet your guide at:
    Rifugio Genziana
    Alta Valle, 2
    39020 Martello - BZ
  • Meeting time 8.00 am
  • Geographic coordinates 46°29'20.6"N 10°41'14.3"E
  • Transfer There are no transfers from the meeting point to the excursion site.

What to bring

  • Skis
  • Ski boots
  • Telescopic poles
  • Skins
  • Ski crampons
  • Crampons
  • Avalanche kit
  • Avalanche backpack

What you need to know

  • 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, if available or for hire.
  • 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 dedicated mountain guide and possible 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 book the ski mountaineering to Cima Madriccio from Val Martello, with a mountain guide, 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.
We 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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