Book the two-day ski mountaineering excursion in the Fanes-Sennes-Braies Nature Park in the Dolomites! You will enjoy a unique experience in the silence of nature in winter, to discover the amazing itineraries of the Fanes Alp, a splendid location for a great number of mountaineering ski trips.

  • Dolomites
  • 2 days
  • Medium difficulty
  • Presence of nearby refreshment point
  • Maximum number of participants
  • Suitable for adults only

Information about the ski mountaineering excursion

Two days of ski mountaineering in the Dolomites at Fanes Alp, in the Fanes-Sennes-Braies Natural Park, inclusive of two pleasant and interesting itineraries for ski mountaineering in the mountains surrounding the Rifugio Fanes, where we are going to spend one night.

The Rifugio Fanes, at 2060 meters, is a best foothold for ski mountaineering excursions and is in a strategic location and surrounded by: Varella, Cima Dieci, Cima Nove, Col Becchei and Monte Castello. The Lodge offers refined accommodations, with beautiful rooms and fine dining.

Program and technical information

First day

The excursion starting point is Passo Falzarego, where we will take the Lagazuoi cable car that leads up to the mountain hut Rifugio Lagazuoi, 2800 metres a.s.l., with its panoramic terrace overlooking the most amazing landscape of the Dolomites.

We make our descent along the Lagazuoi Alp, reaching the small Scotoni Lake. From here we start climbing to Forcella del Lago along the beautiful and wide Campestrin Valley, up to the top. We ski downhill following along varied and articulated slopes toward Tadega Pass, finally reaching the Fanes Lodge for dinner and the overnight stay.

  • Transfer from meeting point: taxi
  • Overall elevation gain: 870 meters
  • Overall elevation loss: 1250 meters
  • Duration time: around 6 hours
  • Difficulty level: intermediate
  • Overnight breakfast and dinner: Rifugio Fanes

Second day

Spectacular and panoramic ski mountaineering excursion to the top of Col Becchei at 2794 meters. Descent to Cortina along the amazing Fanes Valley.

  • Overall elevation gain: 800 meters
  • Overall elevation loss: 800 meters
  • Duration time: around 6 hours
  • Difficulty level: intermediate
  • Transfer to Cortina: taxi

You will spend the one overnight stays in the mountain hut Rifugio Fanes, a very nice and cosy typical hut that offers to the hikers rooms and facilities, as well as a wide choice of excellent traditional mountain dishes.


€ 800 - Price up to 2 persons

€ 890 - Price up to 3 persons

€ 980 - 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:
    Pasticceria Alverà
    Piazza Fratelli Ghedina Pittori, 14
    32043 Cortina d'Ampezzo, BL
  • Meeting time 8.30 am
  • Geographic coordinates 46°32'22.9"N 12°08'04.9"E
  • Transfer The transfer from the meeting point to the location of the excursion will take place using the taxi service

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.
  • Price includes The price shown includes the following services: mountain guide, transfers, technical equipment.
  • 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 two days of ski mountaineering in the Dolomites at Fanes Alp, 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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