De Luca-Innerkofler Via Ferrata to Mount Paterno

The De Luca-Innerkofler via ferrata to Mount Paterno is a marvelous itinerary within the evocative and spectacular Sexten Dolomites Range, in front of the majestic Tre Cime di Lavaredo. It offers a very beautiful and interesting experience on a path stretching through old war trails and it develops within an environment of peerless beauty.

  • Dolomites, Mount Paterno
  • 6 hours
  • Low difficulty
  • Presence of nearby refreshment point
  • Maximum number of participants
  • Suitable for families and children

Information about De Luca-Innerkofler via ferrata to Mount Paterno

The De Luca-Innerkofler via ferrata to Mount Paterno is a very motley excursion developing through a system of tunnels built during World War One that lead to the summit of Mount Paterno, at an elevation of 2744 meters, undoubtedly the most scenic place to enjoy the majestic north walls of the Tre Cime di Lavaredo.

The trail is secured with metal wires, some of them brand new, during almost its whole extension. The Paterno via ferrata features some exposed stretches that are not equipped, both during the climb and the descent.

The excursion starts from Rifugio Auronzo, at an elevation of 2326 meters, from where the hikers will reach col Forcella Lavaredo through a comfortable and very scenic trail. The attack, then, is reached through a crest. From the Forcella dei Camosci the hikers will reach the summit of Mount Paterno. The descent takes place through an old war trail all the way down to col Forcella Lavaredo.

Prices of De Luca-Innerkofler via ferrata to Mount Paterno

€ 330 - 1 person
€ 360 - 2 persons
€ 390 - 3 persons
€ 440 - 4 persons

Where to meet your mountain guide

  • Meeting point On the day of your excursion, meet your guide at:
    Chalet Lago di Antorno
    Via Tre Cime, 1 - Località Lago Antorno - Misurina
    32041 Auronzo di Cadore, BL
  • Meeting time 8.30 am
  • Geographic coordinates 46°35'40.7"N 12°15'50.0"E
  • Transfer The fefteen minutes of transfer from the meeting point to the location of the excursion will take place using the guide's vehicle and/or your own.

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 14, 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 De Luca-Innerkofler via ferrata to Mount Paterno, in the Tre Cime di Lavaredo area, 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 Paterno via ferrata experience.
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.