Multi-Day hike from the Catinaccio to the Sciliar - 2. Stage

Karersee
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Difficulty
Difficult
Activity time
4:05
Duration in hours
Distance
9.1
Distance in km
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The second stage of the multi-day hike starts with the ascent to the Passo Cigolade. The descent from the pass leads to the Rif. Vajolet, the second accommodation. After the check-in an ascent to the Passo Santner is possible.

Attention: there are still some snowfields. For accessibility, mountain experience and the appropriate equipment are required (good hiking boots, hiking poles and possibly crampons).

Route info
Difficult
Distance
9,1 km
Activity time
4 h 05 min
Ascent
909 m
Descent
938 m
Technical skills
Physical effort
Scenary
Highest point
2.726 m
Lowest point
2.180 m
Safety guidelines
Attention: there are still some snowfields. For accessibility, mountain experience and the appropriate equipment are required (good hiking boots, hiking poles and possibly crampons).
Directions

Start in the direction of the Vetta Mugoni path [541]. After 1 km, turn right and ascent to the Passo Cigolade (2550 m).
Descent and pass the east Catinaccio group to the Vajolet hut (2243 m) – the stop of the second stage. After the check-in, you can then take the ascent through the Valle del Vajolet to the Passo Santner (2734 m), passing the world-famous Torri di Vajolet, the Re Alberto I hut (2621 m - tel. 0039 0462 763428) and the Passo Santner hut (2734 m - 0039 337 1435665). Wonderful view at the Passo Santner!
Return on the same way to the overnight accommodation Vajolet hut.

Starting place: Roda di Vaèl hut, 2283 m
Overnight accommodation: Vajolet hut, 2243 m, Ph. +39 0462 763292/+39 335 7073258
The highest point: Passo Santner, 2734 m
Restaurants/huts: Preuss hut, Vajolet hut, Re Alberto hut, Passo Santner hut

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