The excursion to Monte Nevoso, 3358 meters, in Valle di Riva, offers a very beautiful and extremely rewarding ski mountaineering experience. It features a complete, technical and rather demanding itinerary with steep slopes, a notable elevation gap and a nice development. The effort is rewarded by the beautiful and unforgettable alpine views.

  • Pustertal Alps, Vedrette di Ries
  • 6 hours
  • High difficulty
  • Presence of nearby refreshment point
  • Maximum number of participants
  • Suitable for adults only

Information about the ski mountaineering excursion to Monte Nevoso - Schneebiger Nock

The excursion starts from the refreshment point of Säge - Jausenstation Säge, at an elevation of 1580 meters, not far from Riva, in Val del Rio – Bachertal. The climb starts through a marvelous alpine environment and it goes up through not too steep slopes until we reach the couloir that leads to the north side of Mount Nevoso. Along the valley and through steep slopes, we get to a col, at an elevation of 3120 meters.

Through the glacier, then, we reach one of the shoulders of the ridge where we leave our skis to face the demanding yet spectacular last stretch that through the ridge leads to the summit Cross. The view from there is peerless. It stretches onto Vedrette di Ries, on Collalto, on Collaspro and on all the “3000s” in the Alpi Aurine Range. The descent takes place through the climb route and it offers unforgettable emotions and a lot of fun.

The ski mountaineering excursion to Monte Nevoso - Schneebiger Nock features a 1800 meters elevation gain and loss. It requires good training and mastering of technical skills of ski mountaineering and is rated as OSA (Excellent Mountain Skier). Maximum incline is 45 degrees.


€ 380 - Price up to 2 persons

€ 420 - Price up to 3 persons

€ 460 - Price up to 4 persons

Where to meet your mountain guide for a ski mountaineering excursion to Monte Nevoso - Schneebiger Nock

  • Meeting point On the day of your excursion, meet your guide at:
    Jausenstation Säge (Refreshment point of Säge)
    39032 Riva di Tures - BZ
  • Meeting time 8.00 am
  • Geographic coordinates 46°56'26.9"N 12°05'10.1"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 reserve a mountain guide for the ski mountaineering excursion to Monte Nevoso - Schneebiger Nock in Valle Aurina & Tures, 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.