Snow shoes excursion - Rifugio Carestiato
- Difficulty: Easy - please verify before your excursion the weather and snow conditions (Arpa meteo)
- Precision time: 2-3 h A/R
Easy walk with snowshoes, on a wide gravel road with snow frequently compacted by the employers of the Rifugio.
On compacted snow, you can walk on the trail also with Winter boots.
Just before to reach Passo Duran (1601 m) on the right, it starts the gravel road that leads to Rifugio Carestiato (it is suggested to leave the car at the Pass and to come back to the starting point of the gravel road).
Follow it, crossing the pastures of Casera Duràn (1744 m), the detritus bed of Val de Vie and zone of dwarf pines. End with a short climb to the Col dei Pass and then to the hut (1834 m; 45 minutes).
ATTENTION - Rifugio Carestiato will be closed during winter season 2021-2022.