Spectacular, long and demanding ski mountaineering excursion to Mount V Corno in the Aurina Valley. A very beautiful hike through the typical marvelous alpine environment of the Aurina Alps that offers thrilling and unforgettable views.

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

Information about the ski mountaineering excursion to Mount V Corno - Hornspitze

The excursion starts from the parking lot in Valle di Riobianco. Through a forest trail we climb the beautiful valley Trattenbach heading north. The itinerary keeps climbing with a stretch through the woods and by the east side of mount Cima del Prete – Pfaffennock. Passing several humps, valley and a wide plain we get to the south ridge of Mount Quinto Corno. As we keep climbing on steeper ground we reach the crest where we take off our skis to get to the summit Cross. From the mountain top we can enjoy a majestic view on all the Alpi Aurine and the Monti di Fundres. The descent takes place through the climb route.

The ski mountaineering excursion to Mount V Corno features a 1700 meters elevation gain and loss. It requires good training and mastering of technical skills of ski mountaineering and is rated as BSA (Good Ski Mountaineer). Maximum incline is 40 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 in Rio Bianco

  • Meeting point On the day of your excursion, meet your guide at:
    Sportbar Rio Bianco
    Innertal 52 - Rio Bianco
    39030 Valle Aurina - BZ
  • Meeting time 7.30 am
  • Geographic coordinates 46°56'46.7"N 11°51'36.3"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, 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 Mount V Corno - Hornspitze - in Valle Aurina & Tures, 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.