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Via Ferrata Dolomites: customized trekking tours in the Central Dolomites - hut to hut (from 2 to 10 days)

 

This proposal is in absolute the most flexible and complete via ferrata trekking in the Dolomites! Flexible because you can choose from 2 to 10 days of via ferrata trekking. Complete because you cross with via ferratas all the central territory of the Dolomites.

The via ferrata trekking in the central Dolomites is a optimal idea for hikers on first time in the Dolomites. A progressive concatenation of via ferratas, day per day, conduce trough the heart of the Dolomites with unique panoramas.

A second important aspect and great opportunity of this via ferrata tour is the daily flexibility. Every day we can decide if climb the via ferrata at the program or bypass with a trekking day. This is very good specially for the bad weather days. In any case we can continue with the hut to hut tour.

You are free to choose from 2 to 10 days, from hut to hut.... remember: we build your "personal program"! 

Begin to download of the general map of this via ferrata trekking.

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THE DAY BEFORE

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Depending from where you arrive, generally you land in the airport of Venice or Milan or Bergamo or Innsbruck or Munich or..... it's indifferent! I arrange for you the best logistical system to arrive in Bolzano. Train, bus, or Taxi. When you arrive in Bolzano we have preparative briefing by your hotel on the evening. In this half hour meeting we check all aspect of the next days tour.

 

DAY 1 - Via Ferrata Roda de Vaèl

Walking to the approach: 1.30 hrs

Climbing the Via Ferrata in: 3.30 hrs

Walking to the next Rifugio: 1.30 hrs

Total time of this day: 6.30 hrs – Total vertical gain (up): 765 m.    via ferrata dolomites Roda de Vaèl video

Via Ferrata Roda de Vaèl Dolomites

The first day we begin with a easy and short via ferrata in the central Dolomites. Via Ferrata Dolomites video The Via Ferrata of the Roda de Vael. This via ferrata on the Catinaccio/Rosengarten mountains is a traverse tour that climb the Roda de Vael peak from the north to the south side. The technical difficult are moderate as the exposition in the wall, guarantee is the 360° panorama around the central, western, and part of the southern and eastern Dolomites. Arrive on the evening at Rifugio Fronza alle Coronelle

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- end of your tour or continue if you have chosen 2 days via ferrata program -

 

DAY 2 - Via Ferrata Santner

Walking to the approach: 0.40 hrs

Climbing the Via Ferrata in: 2.30 hrs

Walking to the next Rifugio: 3.30 hrs

Total time of this day: 6.40 hrs – Total vertical gain (up): 751 m.    via ferrata santner video

Via Ferrata Santner Dolomites

The second day we continue with the Video of the Via Ferrata Santner Dolomites Via Ferrata Santner, the logic continuation along the Catinaccio/Rosengarten mountains. This is a historical via ferrata,a tipical example of the old concept of via ferrata in the Dolomites. Part with iron wire and part in scrambling (with my climbing rope). Arrive on the evening at Rifugio Principe

- end of your tour or continue if you have chosen 3 days via ferrata program -

 

DAY 3 - Via Ferrata d'Antermoja

Walking to the approach: 0.10 hrs

Climbing the Via Ferrata in: 4.00 hrs

Walking to the next Rifugio: 2.30 hrs

Total time of this day: 6.40 hrs – Total vertical gain (up): 657 m.    via ferrata antemoja video

Via Ferrata Antermoja Dolomites

In this day we climb the peak of the Antermoja (the second main peak of this group of mountains, 3008 m.). This ascension, the Via Ferrata Dolomites video Via Ferrata d'Antermoja, is on the west face and the downhill is on the east face. In fact we cross the peak from a side to the other and we arrive at the Rifugio Antermoja. This is the basic program, but in this day we have many combinations, longer or shorter, depending of your fit condition. On the third day of via ferrata we can have a concrete idea to set at better your program. Arrive on the evening at Rifugio Antermoja

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- end of your tour or continue if you have chosen 4 days via ferrata program -

 

DAY 4 - Via Ferrata Laurenzi

 Walking to the approach: 1.00 hrs

Climbing the Via Ferrata in: 3.00 hrs

Walking to the next Rifugio: 1.00 hrs

Total time of this day: 5.00 hrs – Total vertical gain (up): 350 m.    

Via Ferrata Laurenzi Molignon Dolomites

If you like try a difficult via ferrata, this is the best day! We climb the Via Ferrata Laurenzi at the Molignon crest. A long traverse along this complicate mountain that is the terminal of the Catinaccio/Rosengarten mountains. Different difficult passages in a exposed crest. Arrive on the evening at Rifugio Tiersalplhuette

- end of your tour or continue if you have chosen 5 days via ferrata program -

 

DAY 5 - Via Ferrata Maximiliansteig 

Walking to the approach: 0.20 hrs

Climbing the Via Ferrata in: 2.30 hrs

Walking to the next Rifugio: 4.00 hrs

Total time of this day: 6.50 hrs – Total vertical gain (up): 448 m. 

Via Ferrata Maximiliansteig Dolomites

The Via Ferrata Maximiliansteig at the Denti di Terra Rossa is a long traverse on crest, not particulary difficult but sure exposed and panoramic! It's a good test for where like try this comune situation on the rock. Arrive on the evening at Rifugio Sassopiatto, or Rifugio Vicenza

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- end of your tour or continue if you have chosen 6 days via ferrata program -

 

DAY 6 - Via Ferrata Schuster

Walking to the approach: 2.00 hrs

Climbing the Via Ferrata in: 2.30 hrs

Walking to the next Rifugio: 3.00 hrs

Total time of this day: 7.30 hrs – Total vertical gain (up): 875 m.     via ferrata dolomites schuster video

Via Ferrata Schuster Dolomites

We climb the Video of the Via Ferrata Schuster Dolomites Via Ferrata Schuster at the Sassopiatto mountain in the Sassolungo Dolomites group. This is a other historical via ferrata with the iron wire new and a corrected line. The original line of climbing was one of the first climbing in the Dolomites! Arrive on the evening at Rifugio Valentini at the Sella Pass.

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- end of your tour or continue if you have chosen 7 days via ferrata program -

 

DAY 7 - Via Ferrata Poesnecker

Walking to the approach: 0.45 hrs

Climbing the Via Ferrata in: 3.00 hrs

Walking to the next Rifugio: 3.00 hrs

Total time of this day: 6.45 hrs – Total vertical gain (up): 728 m.     via ferrata lake garda video

Via Ferrata Dolomites Poesnecker Meisules

This day is dedicated at the "first via ferrata of the Dolomites". The Video via ferrata schuster Dolomites Via Ferrata Poesnecker (Meisules) is the oldest via ferrata of the Dolomites. A authentic museum on the wall. Not easy and not short, with this climbing we traverse the Dolomites of Sella Group. Arrive on the evening at Rifugio Forcella del Pordoi

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- end of your tour or continue if you have chosen 8 days via ferrata program -

 

DAY 8 - Via Ferrata Piazzetta

Walking to the approach: 1.20 hrs

Climbing the Via Ferrata in: 2.30 hrs

Walking to the next Rifugio: 3.00 hrs

Total time of this day: 6.50 hrs – Total vertical gain (up): 1100 m.     via ferrata dolomites piazzetta video

Via Ferrata Doomites Piazzetta

We climb the Video of the Via Ferrata Piazzetta Dolomites Via Ferrata Piazzetta at the Piz Boè, a modern and difficult via ferrata with a sportive imprinting that climb directly the main peak of the Sella group: the Piz Boè. Arrive on the evening at Refugio Viel del Pan

- end of your tour or continue if you have chosen 9 days via ferrata program -

 

DAY 9 - Via Ferrata delle Trincee

Walking to the approach: 1.30 hrs

Climbing the Via Ferrata in: 3.30 hrs

Walking to the next Rifugio: 1.00 hrs

Total time of this day: 6.00 hrs – Total vertical gain (up): 528 m.     via ferrata dolomites video

Via Ferrata delle Trincee Padon Dolomites

In this sector of the Dolomites we enter in the first world war operations area, from here the via ferratas that we climb are original military constructions of the war. The Video of the Via Ferrata delle Trincee Dolomites Marmolada Via Ferrata delle Trincee (trincee = trences) was part of the Austrian troops first line on the front. Now is a very nice climbing that traverse all crests and bunkers along the Padon ridge. Arrive on the evening at Rifugio Pian dei Fiacconi

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- end of your tour or continue if you have chosen 10 days via ferrata program -

 

DAY 10 - Via Ferrata Punta Penia

Walking to the approach: 1.50 hrs

Climbing the Via Ferrata in: 3.00 hrs

Walking to the next Rifugio: 2.30 hrs

Total time of this day: 6.50 hrs – Total vertical gain (up): 643 m.    via ferrata dolomites video

Via Ferrata Dolomites Marmolada

The last day we climb the highest peak of the Dolomites, the Punta Penia in Marmolada. This is one of the best vie ferrate of the Dolomites, Along the Video of the Via Ferrata Punta Penia Marmolada Dolomites Via Ferrata Punta Penia we cross many WW1 constructions and at peak we end this long combinations of days with a unique panorama around the "magic Dolomites". Arrive on the evening at Bolzano.

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