Snowshoes excursion - Rifugio Venezia
- Difficulty: Intermediate - please verify before your excursion the weather and snow conditions (Arpa meteo)
- Precision time: 4-6 h (A/R)
This itinerary develops at the foot of Mount Pelmo, on its most majestic and iconic side. It starts from the picturesque village of Zoppè di Cadore.
You can leave your car at the end of the inhabited centres, on the right just after the crossroads for Rifugio Talamini. Following the road, you will reach Malga Livan, from here the road continues till a curve, take the left following the rut in the direction of Rifugio Venezia.
The excursion doesn’t present any particular difficulties, but there is a possible avalanche risk around the crossroads near the Malga Rutorto till a little bidge.
From here, an open stretch will lead you to Rutorto pass and the close Rifugio Venezia.
For the journey back, you can decide to return to Zoppè following the track n°47 and enjoying a beautiful dolomitic view.
Before embarking in a winter excursion, check out weather forecasts and snow conditions.
We remind you that from January 1st, 2022 a new legislation on winter excursions is on force: self-rescue disposals are mandatory for all winter excursionists in avalanche prone environments.