Beautiful and interesting excursion on snowshoes to Monte Piana, the site of hard-fought battles during the Great War: a gentle and pleasant itinerary leading up to the Great Cross of Dobbiaco, overlooking the Lago di Landro. The trail unfolds on a haunting flat plateau, with thrilling views and a very special view of the Tre Cime di Lavaredo.

  • Dolomites, Piana Mountain
  • 4 hours
  • Low difficulty
  • Presence of nearby refreshment point
  • Maximum number of participants
  • Suitable for families and children

Information about the snowshoeing to Piana Mountain

The excursion on snowshoes begins in Misurina where we hire a snowmobile to get us to an elevation of 2205 meters, at Rifugio Bosi that has a small yet interesting World War I museum. The snowshoes itinerary follows a nice circular trail in a haunting environment among war finds, monuments, extraordinary landscapes and wide snowy slopes. We take our descent either by snowmobile, on snowshoes or by sledding down a long and fun snowy path.

The excursion on snowshoes to Monte Piana has an elevation gain of 150 meters and an F (Easy) rating.

Where to meet your mountain guide for the snowshoeing to Piana Mountain

  • Meeting point On the day of your excursion, meet your guide at:
    Bar Ristorante Genzianella,
    Via Monte Piana, 31 - Misurina
    32041 Auronzo di Cadore, BL
  • Meeting time 9.00 am
  • Geographic coordinates 46°35'19.0"N 12°15'28.8"E
  • Transfer There are no transfers from the meeting point to the excursion site.

What to bring

  • Snowshoes
  • Telescopic poles
  • Mountain boots
  • Backpack

What you need to know

  • Participants Anyone over the age of 14, with any 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 to Piana Mountain, 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.