The ski mountaineering excursion to Mount Cima Vagliana, 2861 meters, offers a highly rewarding itinerary; it is a definitely demanding hike as far as both the skiing and climbing issues are concerned. The tour provides a complete experience alternating steep sections and charming, adventurous climbing stretches. The final pass through a sharp ridge leads to an incredibly scenic peak.

  • Dolomiti di Brenta
  • 5 hours
  • High difficulty
  • Presence of nearby refreshment point
  • Maximum number of participants
  • Suitable for adults only

Information about the ski mountaineering excursion to Mount Cima Vagliana

The excursion starts from the halfway station of the Grosté cable car, at an elevation of 2075 meters; the climb starts right away within an environment that offers marvelous and majestic views on the Dolomiti di Brenta Range. After passing the Orti della Regina, two evocative rubble hollows, we keep climbing before the majestic south side of Mount Torre Shober. Then, through steep slopes and precipitous coilours we get to the final demanding climbing stretch that we face with our skis on our backpacks. After passing a long rock ridge, an exposed ledge and a steep narrow coilour, we reach the summit. The beautiful descent takes place through the climb route.

The ski mountaineering excursion to Mount Cima Vagliana features a 780 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 40 degrees.

Where to meet your mountain guide for a ski mountaineering excursion

  • Meeting point On the day of your excursion, meet your guide at:
    Grostè Cable Car
    Via Cima Tosa, 88
    Madonna di Campiglio
    38086 Pinzolo - TN
  • Meeting time 8.30 am
  • Geographic coordinates 46°14'12.3"N 10°50'08.0"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
  • 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.
  • 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 to Cima Vagliana, Madonna di Campiglio, 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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