The Via Ferrata Croda Rossa di Sesto offers an easy and very beautiful path leading to one of the most spectacular peaks of the Dolomites. The climb takes place through trails used or “opened” during Wolrd War One. From “Cima Dieci” of the Meridiana di Sesto Range (as Mount Croda Rossa is also known) the view on the surrounding peaks is sensational.

  • Dolomites, Croda Rossa di Sesto
  • 6 hours
  • Low difficulty
  • Presence of nearby refreshment point
  • Maximum number of participants
  • Suitable for adults and boys

Information about Via Ferrata Croda Rossa di Sesto

The via Ferrata Croda Rossa di Sesto is perfect for the beginners as well; it does not feature notable technical issues and the exposed stretches are short and well protected. The path alternates equipped sections and long trail stretches. The key point, a steep jump, features a metal ladder.

The via ferrata features a 690 meters elevation gain, 1100 meters for the whole excursion. The path is equipped with metal wire and some metal ladders.

The starting point of the excursion is the top station of the Croda Rossa di Sesto cable car. From there the approach takes place through trail Coston di Croda Rossa until the attack of the via ferrata. The descent takes place through the climb route.


€ 330 - Price up to 2 persons
€ 360 - Price up to 3 persons
€ 390 - Price up to 4 persons
€ 420 - Price up to 5 persons

Where to meet your mountain guide for a via Ferrata Croda Rossa di Sesto

  • Meeting point On the day of your excursion, meet your guide:
    Cabinovia Croda Rossa (top station of the cable car)
    Via Val Fiscalina, 27
    39030 Sesto Pusteria BZ
  • Meeting time 9.00 am
  • Geographic coordinates 46°40'53.2"N 12°21'53.1"E
  • Transfer There are no transfers from the meeting point to the excursion site.

What to bring

  • Climbing helmet
  • Via ferrata kit
  • Via ferrata boots
  • Water bottle
  • Snacks
  • Technical apparel
  • Change of clothing
  • 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 via Ferrata Croda Rossa di Sesto, 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.