The ski mountaineering to Mount Pescofalcone through the Rava Del Ferro, in the Majella Massif, is a marvelous itinerary developing in an awesome couloir, a spectacular hike among high rocky walls. Climb and descent are extremely rewarding and the landscapes, both during the progression and from the summit, are absolutely priceless.

  • Monte Pescofalcone, Majella
  • 6 hours
  • Medium difficulty
  • No refreshment point
  • Maximum number of participants
  • Suitable for adults and boys

Information about the ski mountaineering excursion to Mount Pescofalcone in the Majella Massif

The ski mountaineering excursion to Mount Pescofalcone through Rava del Ferro, in the Majella Massif, starts from Lama Bianca.

The progression that leads to the summit of the mountain crosses marvelous environments and it offers indescribable landscapes. It develops through picturesque woods and evocative slopes. The declivity, rather high in the beginning (about 30°), gets milder and milder as the ascent proceeds and it gets sweet by the hill between Mount Pescofalcone and Mount Amaro. The climb, then, leads to the summit that offers really superb views. From there the hikes will enjoy a good visibility all the way to the Adriatic Coast besides a grand view on all the massif and on Mount Gran Sasso.

The ski mountaineering excursion to Mount Pescofalcone through the Rava del Ferro is rated as BSA (good ski mountaineer). It starts from an elevation of 1498 meters and it reaches an elevation of 2657 meters covering about 1200 meter elevation gap. The path during the descent mostly faces west.

Price of ski mountaineering excursion to Mount Pescofalcone in the Majella Massif

€ 360 - Price up to 2 persons

€ 390 - Price up to 3 persons

€ 420 - Price up to 4 persons

Where to meet your mountain guide for a ski mountaineering to Mount Pescofalcone in the Majella Massif

  • Meeting point On the day of your excursion, meet your guide at:
    Lama Bianca
    65020 Sant'Eufemia a Maiella - PE
  • Meeting time 8.30 am
  • Geographic coordinates 42°05'52.0"N 14°03'08.0"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
  • Mountaineering ax
  • Avalanche kit
  • Avalanche 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, 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 excursion to Mount Pescofalcone through the Rava del Ferro, 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.