High mountaineering week-end - Piz Buin
A pure pleasure course on the most famous summit of Silvretta massif
Highlight Piz Buin is without any doubt the most famous summit of Silvretta massif, in the high mountain area located between Prättigau, Montafon and Samnaun. By borrowing carefully chosen ways, we will benefit from exceptional sights on this superb area!
Saturday: Appointment at 12:30 at Klosters-Platz station. Taxi transfer in Verstancla valley. From Alp Sardasca, 1646 m (5,400 ft), ascent towards Silvretta hut, 2341 m (7,680 ft). Evening diner and Sunday course presentation.
Total walking duration approx. 2 hours 30
Sunday: By Silvretta glacier, we go up to Silvretta col and reach Fuorcla dal Cufin, 3042 m (9,980 ft). While crossing under Piz Buin Pitschen we join Fuorcla Buin col at 3054 m (10,020 ft). By north-western edge and a quite easy corridor, we reach the top of Piz Buin, 3312 m (10,866 ft), with a sight on the most beautiful mountains of this area. Same way descent by Fuorcla dal Cufin then by Mittagsplatten flagstones and finally towards Plan Rai to Chamona Tuoi, 2250 m (7,382 ft), where we can appreciate a terrace break and benefit from an exceptional sight on imposing Piz Buin. Descent to Guarda, 1650 m (5,413 ft), then postal bus and train transfer via Vereina towards Klosters.
Ascent duration approx. 4 hours, total walking duration approx. 8 hours.
Included in the price:
Night as well as half-board for stay duration, guide fees and expenses and loan gear. Transport costs are not included.
We are lodged at Silvrettahütte hut, Tel. +41 81,422 13 06. More info under www.silvrettahuette.ch
See the gear list
Thank you to envisage personal collations and lunches for 2 days.
Technical gear (such as harness, ice axe, crampons etc) can be lent, thank you to specify it at your inscription time.
We remain very readily at disposal by telephone to answer any question concerning program, course technical and physical requirements as well as requirement.