Beautiful and evocative, the ski mountaineering excursion to Mount Sief (2424 meters) develops through woods, sweet clearings and wide meadows sprinkled with typical alpine cottages. Te hike is very pleasant and offers enchanting and summoning landscapes with the World War One foxholes ruins and the commemorative plaque on top of the mountain.

  • Dolomites, Mount Sief
  • 5 hours
  • Low difficulty
  • No refreshment point
  • Maximum number of participants
  • Suitable for adults and boys

Information about the ski mountaineering excursion to Mount Sief from Arabba

The ski mountaineering excursion starts from the village of Sief, by Arabba; we proceed until we cross a little valley and we reach the west ridge of the mountain. Climbing through steep slopes we first reach the peak and the top Cross and then, after walking through the exposed crest, we get to the secondary summit. From there we can start the spectacular skiing descent either through the steep east side of te mountain or along the sweet and easier north slopes. The ski ride is very satisfying and it leads to the starting point.

The ski mountaineering excursion to Mount Sief features a 900 meters elevation gain and loss. It requires good training and mastering of technical skills of ski mountaineering and is rated PD (Not Quite So Difficult). Maximum incline is 35 degrees.

Price

€ 300 - Price up to 2 persons

€ 330 - Price up to 3 persons

€ 360 - Price up to 4 persons

Where to meet your mountain guide for a ski mountaineering excursion to Mount Sief from Arabba

  • Meeting point On the day of your excursion, meet your guide at:
    Hotel Al Forte
    Localita' Pezzei, 66
    32020 Arabba, Livinallongo del Col di Lana - BL
  • Meeting time 8.30 am
  • Geographic coordinates 46°29'50.7"N 11°55'03.1"E
  • Transfer There are 5 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

  • 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 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 in the Dolomites to Mount Sief from Arabba, 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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