The ski mountaineering excursion to Bocchetta dei Tre Sassi, at an elevation of 2613 meters, is a classic hike; it is very rewarding and extremely scenic. The itinerary is relatively easy even though it features a rather steep climb. The Bocchetta is a marvelous crossing place in the middle of the evocative and scenic north section of the Gruppo di Brenta Range. A super fun ski descent closes this fantastic hike.

  • Dolomiti di Brenta
  • 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 Bocchetta dei Tre Sassi through Val delle Giare

The excursion starts from the top station of the Grosté cable car, at an elevation of 2437 meters; the first stretch climbs up fast to the marvelous Passo del Grorté that, from an altitude of 2443 meters, offers an indescribable view. Heading north, then, we cross the steep slopes east from Mount Pietra Grande to reach the east rock spur of Mount Cima Vagliana. After climbing through the beautiful valley Valle delle Giare we reach the summit, at an elevation of 2613 meters, through a last steep slope. Te thrilling descent develops through valley Val Gelada down to Malga Mondifra’ and to the bottom station of the Grosté cable car.

The ski mountaineering excursion to Bocchetta dei Tre Sassi features a 430 meters elevation gain and a 1000 meters elevation 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.


€ 330 - Price up to 2 persons

€ 360 - Price up to 3 persons

€ 400 - Price up to 4 persons

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
  • 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, 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 Bocchetta dei Tre Sassi through Val delle Giare, in 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.
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.

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