A king's path

  • Hike
  • General
  • difficult
  • Val di Fassa
  • Sass Pordoi 2,950 m
  • chance to reach the Pordoi Pass by public transport or from Canazei by lift (cableway Canazei-Pecol and cableway Pecol-Col dei Rossi; from Col dei Rossi a 45 minutes walk)

Once reached Passo Pordoi (2,239 m),the cable car brings to Sass Pordoi (2,950 m). Descend to the near saddle Pordoi on the rocks. Go up again along the southern side on stepping-stones and detrital ledges to reach the peak next to the refuge Capanna Piz Fassa at 3,152 m (1.15 h; 1.35 hrs.) After a break to stare at the wonderful landscape all around you, go down on the north-western side, pass over a rocky jumps through a ledge equipped with a metal safety cord (via ferrata), to reach then the Boè Refuge at 2,871 m (0.30 h; 2.10 hrs.). Come back to the saddle Pordoi (0.45 h; 2.50 hrs.), passing through the steps that compose the basement of Piz Boè. Go back to the cable car, up to Sass Pordoi (0.20 h; 3.10 hrs.).

Information

Lifts
Passo Pordoi - Sass Pordoi
Distance
6.200 m
Duration
3 hours 1 minutes
Height difference
450 m ↑; 1050 m ↓
Note
Chance to participate to a guided excursion. Registrations at the Sport Check Point offices

Location & contact

A king's path
Canazei · TN
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