The ski mountaineering excursion to Cima Piatta Alta - Hochebenkofel in Val Campo di Dentro, within the Dolomiti di Sesto, leads to a very evocative and majestic summit that offers a spectacular view. The wonderful and extremely rewarding itinerary features a demanding development and a notable elevation gap but does not include particular technical issues.

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

Information about the ski mountaineering excursion to Cima Piatta Alta - Hochebenkofel

The excursion starts from the parking lot in Val Campo di Dentro, at an elevation of 1334 meters. The itinerary starts heading to Rifugio Tre Scarperi - Dreischusterhütte, at an elevation of 1626 meters, and to the closing of the valley. After a short stretch in the woods, we turn and enter valley Hangenalp - Hangenalpltal and we walk through it until its end through several slopes.

After choosing the best point, we climb through the summit plain heading north towards the summit that raises majestic. The view is fantastic and it stretches onto the underlying Val Fiscalina and it gazes at 360° over the Dolomites and the Austrian Alps. The very rewarding descent takes place through the climb route.

The ski mountaineering excursion to Cima Piatta Alta - Hochebenkofel features a 1570 meters elevation gain and loss. It requires good training and mastering of technical skills of ski mountaineering and is rated as BS (Good Skier). Maximum incline is 35 degrees.


€ 360 - Price up to 2 persons

€ 400 - Price up to 3 persons

€ 440 - Price up to 4 persons

Where to meet your mountain guide for a ski mountaineering excursion to Cima Piatta Alta

  • Meeting point On the day of your excursion, meet your guide at:
    Restaurant Gasthaus Zum Klaus
    Via Sesto, 28
    39038 San Candido - BZ
  • Meeting time 8.00 am
  • Geographic coordinates 46°42'45.4"N 12°18'59.2"E
  • Transfer There are 10 minutes transfer 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

  • 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 Cima Piatta Alta in the Alta Val Pusteria, 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.