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4 to 5 participant(s) for one guide
High mountaineering week-end - Rheinwaldhorn
The highest summit of Albula massif, in between Tessin and Grisons cantons.
Highlight An easily accessible and ideal summit as weekend course with a pretty sight on Adula massif and surrounding Alps.
Saturday: Appointment at 11:45 at Olivone post office or elsewhere according to arrangement. Transfer with the mountaineering school bus by Lago di Luzzone then by Carassino Valley tunnel. From Bolla, 1717m (5,633 ft), gone up towards Adula Alpine Club hut, 2012 m (6,601 ft), then to Capanna Adula UTOE, 2393 m (7,851 ft). Common diner, course explanation and presentation.
Ascent duration approx. 3 hours.
Sunday: Rheinwaldhorn summit ascent, 3402 m (11,161 ft). By Vadrecc di Bresciana, then Adula col, we reach a firn on a steep slope and a passage on summit edge which offers us a spectacular and imposing sight. Same way descent on the hut, then return to Bolla. Transfer to Olivone then individual return back home.
Ascent duration approx. 4 hours, total walking duration approx. 9 hours.
Alternative: Depending on snowing up remaining, we will have the possibility of going down by Länta glacier and realize the Rheinwaldhorn crossing from Olivone towards Vals. We will inform you of the final route choice as soon as we establish program according to conditions. In this case, course arrival point will be Ilanz.
Included in the price:
Night as well as half-board for stay duration, guide fees and expenses, loan gear. Transport costs are not included.
We are lodged in UTEO Capanna Adula hut, Tel. +41 91 872 16 75. More info under www.capanneti.ch
See the gear list
Thank you to envisage personal collations and lunches for 2 days.
Technical gear (such as harness, crampons, etc) is cordially lent, thank you to specify it at your inscription time.
We remain very readily at disposal by telephone to answer any question concerning program and course technical and physical requirements.