The excursion on snowshoes in the Cortina woods is a pleasant crossing from Rio Gere to Fraina, with no noticeable elevation loss, starting at the foot of the Faloria Face.

  • Dolomites, Mount Faloria
  • 4 hours
  • Medium difficulty
  • Presence of nearby refreshment point
  • Maximum number of participants
  • Suitable for adults and boys

Information about the snowshoeing in the Cortina woods

From Cortina, we drive for about 20 minutes to the large parking area at Rio Gere. Then skirting the main road for about 300 meters we drop to reach the signs marking the Mandres area and trail #206. The itinerary for the trek on snowshoes in the woods follows the trail skirting the base of Monte Faloria, offering a great panorama on Pomagagnon, Tofane, 5 Torri, and the Croda da Lago overlooking Cortina. Once we reach Mandres we can climb down the valley by cable car or keep on going on snowshoes on trail #220 taking you to the Meneguto Farm, then return to Cortina.

The excursion on snowshoes in the Cortina woods has an elevation gain of 400 meter on the way up or down, and earns an M (Medium) rating.

Where to meet your mountain guide for the snowshoeing

  • Meeting point On the day of your excursion, meet your guide at:
    Funivia Faloria (Faloria cable car)
    Via Ria de Zeto, 10
    32043 Cortina d’Ampezzo, BL
  • Meeting time 9.00 am
  • Geographic coordinates 46°32'16.7"N 12°08'26.3"E
  • Transfer The transfer from the meeting point to the location of the excursion will take place using the guide's vehicle.

What to bring

  • Snowshoes
  • Telescopic poles
  • Mountain boots
  • 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 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 snowshoes excursion in the Dolomites in the Cortina woods, 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.