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Alpine REFUGES in the Aosta Valley (Veny Valley)

 
Alpine REFUGES in the Aosta Valley <b>(Veny Valley)</b>

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Location: Aosta Valley, Italy, Europe

Object Title: Alpine REFUGES in the Aosta Valley (Veny Valley)

 

Page By: Antonio Giani, Corvus

Created/Edited: Feb 16, 2013 / Sep 30, 2013

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DEGREE OF DIFFICULTY


    A L P I N I S M


  • F= Easy
  • PD= Slightly difficult
  • AD= Rather difficult
  • D= Difficult

    H I K I N G


  • T= Tourist – Itineraries on footpaths, mule tracks or wide paths. Don't present orienteering problems.
  • E= Excursion route without technical difficulty – Itineraries on footpaths or trails on different ground types (grassy meadows, rocky ground). Orienteering capacity and good training to walk some hours are required.
  • EE= Trekking routes for expert hikers – Sign-posted itineraries with some difficulties: slippery, grassy or rocky ground, rocky or snowy slope or easy climbing passage (use of hands necessary). Only for experienced mountain hikers with at secure step, a good feeling for balance. Physical training for 1-day walk required.
  • EEA= Trekking routes for expert hikers with equipment – Equipped tracks or "vie ferrate". Technical equipment required.


Alpine REFUGES

Denomination: Rifugio ELISABETTA SOLDINI-MONTANARO (La Lex Blanche)


Altitude: 2168
Route: From Aosta (583m) – Morgex (923m) - Pré Saint Didier (1018m) - Courmayeur (1224m) - La Visaille (1659m) - Refuge (2168m)
Time: 2h'00 - 2h'15 from La Visaille (1659m)
Difficulty: E
Opening period: half June - half September
Owner: C.A.I. Milano tel. 02 86463516
Keeper: Covolo Lavinia, Allée de la Gare, 31 - Pré Saint Didier (Ao) tel. 0165 87615
Refuge phone: 0165 844080
Places: 77
Local winter: places 21 always opens
Climbs and excursions: Aiguille des Glaciers (3817m), Aiguille de Tré la Tête (3920m), Pyramides Calcaires (2726m), Aiguille d'Estellette (2983m), Colle de la Seigne (2514m), Colle di Chavannes (2603m), bivacco Hess (2958m)
Internet: Rifugio ELISABETTA SOLDINI
Email:


Denomination: Rifugio FRANCESCO GONELLA (Ghiacciaio del Dôme)


Altitude: 3071m
Route: From Aosta (583m) – Morgex (923m) - Pré Saint Didier (1018m) - Courmayeur (1224m) - La Visaille (1659m) - Refuge (3071m)
Time: 5h'30 - 6h'00 from La Visaille (1659m)
Difficulty: EEA
Opening period: -
Owner: C.A.I. uget Sezione di Torino
Keeper: -
Refuge phone: 0165 885101
Places: -
Local winter: -
Climbs and excursions: Monte Bianco (4811m), Aiguilles de Bionassay (4052m), Dôme du Goûter (4304m), Aiguille Grises (3837m)
Internet: Rifugio FRANCESCO GONELLA
Email:


Denomination: Rifugio FRANCO MONZINO (Châtelet - Val Veny)


Altitude: 2580m
Route: From Aosta (583m) – Morgex (923m) - Pré Saint Didier (1018m) - Courmayeur (1224m) - La Visaille (1659m) - Refuge (2580m)
Time: 2h'30 - 2h'45 from La Visaille (1659m)
Difficulty: PD
Opening period: half June - half September
Owner: Società Guide di Courmayeur tel. 0165 842064
Keeper: Chanoine Armando tel. 333 9480629
Refuge phone: 0165 809553
Places: 68
Local winter: places 12 always opens
Climbs and excursions: Aiguilles Noire de Peuterey (3773m), Les Dames Anglaises (3601m), Aiguille Blanche de Peutery (4112m), Monte Bianco (4810m), Aiguille Croux (3256m) Punta Innominata (3729m)
Internet: Rifugio FRANCO MONZINO
Email: chanoine@libero.it


Denomination: Rifugio TORINO Nuovo (Colle del Gigante)


Altitude: 3382m
Route: From Aosta (583m) – Morgex (923m) - Pré Saint Didier (1018m) - Courmayeur (1224m) - La Palud (1370m) - Refuge (3382m)
Time: 6h'00 - 6h'30 from La Palud (1370m)
Difficulty: D difficulty T on cablecar
Opening period: June - September
Owner: C.A.I. Aosta
Keeper: Plavan Leonardo, Via M. Gay, 29 - Torre Pellice (To) tel. 335 6184758
Refuge phone: 0165 844034
Places: 151
Local winter: places 42 always opens
Climbs and excursions: Monte Bianco (4811m), Mont Maudit (4468m), Mont Blanc du Tacul (4248m), Dente del Gigante (4013m), Aiguilles de Rochefort (4001m), Refuge Cosmiques (3613m), Refuge du Requin (2516m)
Internet: Rifugio TORINO
Email: info@rifugiotorino.it


Denomination: Rifugio TORINO Vecchio (Colle del Gigante)


Altitude: 3329m
Route: From Aosta (583m) – Morgex (923m) - Pré Saint Didier (1018m) - Courmayeur (1224m) - La Palud (1370m) - Refuge (3329m)
Time: 6h'00 - 6h'30 from La Palud (1370m)
Difficulty: D difficulty T on cablecar
Opening period: June - September
Owner: C.A.I. Aosta
Keeper: Plavan Leonardo, Via M. Gay, 29 - Torre Pellice (To) tel. 335 6184758
Refuge phone: 0165 846484
Places: 46
Local winter: -
Climbs and excursions: Monte Bianco (4811m), Mont Maudit (4468m), Mont Blanc du Tacul (4248m), Dente del Gigante (4013m), Aiguilles de Rochefort (4001m), Refuge Cosmiques (3613m), Refuge du Requin (2516m)
Internet: Rifugio TORINO
Email: info@rifugiotorino.it

Acknowledgements

I AM GREATLY INDEBTED TO MY FRIENDS: Maria Grazia S - Lupino - Andrea.it - Luca - Corvus - Mamo FOR THE PHOTOS.

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