The ski mountainneering excursion to Picco di Vallandro, 2834 meters, features a fantastic tour through the charming Val di Braies in the Fanes-Senes-Braies Nature Park. Both the climb and the descent develop through evocative alpine landscapes and the view from the top is incredibly rewarding.

  • Dolomites, Picco di Vallandro
  • 5 hours
  • Medium difficulty
  • Presence of nearby refreshment point
  • Maximum number of participants
  • Suitable for adults and boys

Information about the ski mountaineering excursion to Picco di Vallandro

The excursion starts from the parking lot in Prato Piazza, Plätzwiese, at an elevation of 1979 meters. As we cross a wide meadow, we climb up through the valley and, going up a slope full of mountain pines, we head to the ridge that brings to the smaller peak and, through a small col, we reach the top. The spectacular view stretches on the Dolomiti di Braies and on the Tre Cime di Lavaredo. The nice descend takes place through the climb route.

The ski mountaineering excursion to Picco di Vallandro features a 860 meters elevation gain and loss. It requires good training and mastering of technical skills of ski mountaineering and is rated as PD (Moderately Difficult). Maximum incline is 35 degrees.

Where to meet your mountain guide for a ski mountaineering to Picco di Vallandro

  • Meeting point On the day of your excursion, meet your guide at:
    Prato Piazza Parking
    Prato Piazza - Braies di Fuori
    39030 Braies - BZ
  • Meeting time 8.30 am
  • Geographic coordinates 46°39'25.0"N 12°10'28.2"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
  • 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.
  • 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 ski mountaineering excursion in the Dolomites of Braies to Picco di Vallandro, 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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