Hiking from the Ortles-Cevedale Mountains down to Garda Lake

Le Dolomiti di Brenta: Patrimonio dell'Umanità
Along the Via ferrata route of the Bocchette in the Brenta Dolomites - Trentino

This is a trip that will take you through some of the must outstanding and beautiful environments found in the western part of the Trentino region: the lush green alpine valleys of Stelvio National Park full of torrents and waterfalls, the majestic peaks of the Brenta Dolomites and the mild climate of the magical Garda lake.

The week will be spent walking along mountain trails and via ferratas routes, spending nights in cosy mountain refuges or friendly B&B’s, a kind of holiday that offers the possibility to unite various thrilling experiences like hiking from one refuge to the next, crossing glaciers, via ferratas routes along sunny mountain ledges, canyoning or rock-climbing over Garda Lake – which is the main stage for living Outdoor Trentino.


    • From the Ortles – Cevedale Mountain group to Garda lake passing through the Brenta Dolomites
    • Hiking through alpine meadows, glaciers and securely fitted routes
    • Outdoor activities in the mild climate of Garda lake of  Trentino
    A good level of physical preparation is required
    Starting at: € 765,00
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    1.     Meeting with the mountain Guides UIAGM /Val di Peio - Larcher Refuge;

    2.     Larcher mountain refuge / Dorigoni mountain refuge;

    3.     Dorigoni mountain refuge / transfer to Campiglio / Tuckett mountain hut;

    4.     Tuckett mountain hut / Alimonta mountain refuge;

    5.     Alimonta mountain refuge / Pedrotti mountain refuge;

    6.     Pedrotti mountain refuge / Garda Lake ;

    7.     Garda Lake / Trento;

    Next dates:

    From the valleys of the Stelvio National Park to garda Lake
    From the vallleys in the Stelvio National Park to the Garda Lake

    Programme details

    • SUNDAY – meeting with Mountain Guides in Trento then transfer to Val di Peio and climb up to Larcher mountain refuge (2608 m) 
    • MONDAY – VAL DI PEIO / VAL DI RABBI: Larcher mountain refuge - Vedretta del Careser - Bocca di Saent (3143 m) -  Dorigoni mountain refuge (2436 m)
    • TUESDAY- VAL DI RABBI / BRENTA DOLOMITES: Rifugio Dorigoni – Saent Waterfalls – transfer to Campiglio - Tuckett mountain refuge ( 2275 m)
    • WEDNESDAYBRENTA DOLOMITES: Tuckett mountain refuge – climb to Alimonta mountain refuge  (2580 m)
    • THURSDAY –BRENTA DOLOMITES: Rifugio Alimonta - Via ferrata of the Bocchette Centrali - Rifugio Pedrotti/Tosa (2491 m)
    • FRIDAY - DOLOMITI DI BRENTA/ GARDA LAKE: Perdotti mountain refuge – descent to Molveno and then transfer to Garda Lake - accommodation in B&B
    • SATURDAY – GARDA LAKE: A day outdoors on the Lake and in the afternoon trip to Trento and the departure to various destinations.

    Additional Clarifications

    The programme could be changed at the discretion of the Campo Base Team / mountain guide – UIAGM based on the weather conditions and snow, however maintaining the basic structure of the and objectives of the proposition.

    Meeting point

    • Trento – Parking Lot Area Zuffo (Exit A22  at Trento Centre)  at 8.30 a.m.

    Difficulty and technical preparation

    • Medium / High
    • Ascent gradient – 700 / 800 daily
    • Maximum altitude reached: 3143 m
    • Daily commitment –  5 / 6 ore

    Equipment and clothing required

    • Biking boots
    • Technical mountain wear along with windcheater and change of underwear
    • Gloves and cap
    • Back pack and water bottle
    • Kit ferrata
    • Sleeping bag

    All equipment can be hired – just contact Campo Base

    …further recommended equipment 

    • Camera
    • Sun cream and sunglasses

    Required travelling documents

    • Identification document
    • Campo Base Voucher
    On the mountain trail towards the Lacher mountain refuge at Cevedale

    Included services

    • 5 nights in a mountain refuge- half board (drinks excluded)
    • 1 nights in B&B at Garda Lake
    • 7 days accompanied by Mounatin Guide / UIAGM / that speaks English
    • Transfer Malè - Malga Mare| Rabbi - Passo Campo Carlo Magno | Molveno - Lago di Garda
    • Assistance from Campo Base and its team for the whole week

    Excluded services

    • Management practice fee: € 20
    • Cancellation, medical and luggage insurance - ask for the price!
    • Ascent by lift to Grostè € 13
    • Transfer Trento - Malè | Riva del Garda - Trento by public transport
    • Everything else not mention in the Included services
    Dolomiti di Brenta - Trentino: Rifugio Alimonta
    Brenta Dolomites - Trentino: Alimonta Mountain Refuge

    The Base Camps during this amazing trip, from the Ortles – Cevedale Mountains to Garda Lake, will be:

    Rifugio Dorigoni

    This mountain refuge located within the Stelvio National Park, at an altitude of 2436 m.a.s.l, is an ideal place for hiking at high altitudes.

    Alta Val Saent
    Val di Rabbi (Trentino)

    Alpine lodges

    Rifugio Cevedale "Guido Larcher"

    This mountain refuge is located within the Stelvio National Park, at an altitude of 2.607 m, ideal for excursions and springtime ski mountaineering.

    Val Venezia
    Val di Peio (Trentino)

    Alpine lodges

    B&B Il Sorriso dei Nonni

    In the Sorriso dei Nonni B&B modern furnishings are combined with a typical “stube” Trentino lounge.

    Fraz. Pracorno - loc. Parolotti
    Val di Rabbi (Trentino)

    B&B's & agritourisms
    • Rifugio Alimonta - Dolomiti di Brenta
    • Rifugio Pedotti/Tosa - Dolomiti di Brenta
    • B&B on Garda Lake
    Val di Peio - Stelvio National Park: View of Mount Vioz
    Val di Peio - Stelvio National Park: View of Mount Vioz

    Prices per person

    08.07.18 - 09.09.18;7;€ 765,00;308.07.18 - 09.09.18;6;€ 825,00;308.07.18 - 09.09.18;4;€ 1055,00;308.07.18 - 09.09.18;2;€ 1755,00;3
    Participants 7 days / 6 nights Availability
    08.07.18 - 09.09.18 7 € 765,00 On request
    08.07.18 - 09.09.18 6 € 825,00 On request
    08.07.18 - 09.09.18 4 € 1055,00 On request
    08.07.18 - 09.09.18 2 € 1755,00 On request

    …for any other requests just send us an email at info@campobase.travel – and we will reply as soon as possible!

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