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Rifugio Antonio Omio
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Rifugio Antonio Omio

Rifugio Antonio Omio

Page Type: Hut/Campground

Location: Lombardia, Italy, Europe

Lat/Lon: 46.25917°N / 9.57047°E

Object Title: Rifugio Antonio Omio

Season: Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter

Elevation: 6890 ft / 2100 m


Page By: marlenka

Created/Edited: Oct 24, 2007 / Oct 25, 2007

Object ID: 350441

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Rifugio Antonio Omio lies on 2100m in Val Ligoncio - Val Masino.

You can reach the house easiestly from Bagni del Masino (1172m) and after 928m elevation in 2-3 hours walking on well-marked easy to follow trail or footpath. Requires suitable equipment and fitness level.

Rifugio Antonio Omio

Getting There

Go 38 road from Lecco through Morbegno and turn left in Ardenno to Val Masino (San Martino). You can leave your car in the next „village” called Bagni del Masino. It is the end of this road.

Val Masino region

From Bagni del Masino you should go on a well marked footpath. First you should cross a small rock-bridge and go on red-white-red marked track. The first part of the footpath goes along a forest. Around 1500m you will find a large grassy field with amazing view to Pizzo Badile. You can see a painted Omio title. Follow the track and you will go on more and more beautiful places. After a bivouac place you will reach a large grassy place and first time you can see Refugio Omio (2100m).

The length of this way is 2:30.

Pizzo Meridionale dell Oro


Hot and cold water, 
Bivacco Silvio Saglio
Bivacco Silvio Saglio

Elecricity (220V)
Alpine club discount

Hut guard: of 21/06 to 25/09

Number of places:
47 beds

Winter: Silvio Saglio winter bivouac (9 places)

When we went there only the bivouac was open. It’s a small „box” theoretically with 9 places. In real there were 6 „beds” in use. This bivouac is cannot heatable but we found a lot of clean spreads.

Sentiero Roma Trekking

Rifugio Omio is the first station of „Sentiero Roma Trekking”. This trekking route goes along from Bagni del Masino to Chiesa in Valmalenco with reaching some shelters (Gianetti, 2534m; Allievi, 2385m; Ponti, 2559m; Bosio, 2086m;).
It goes beyond many valleys, in the presence of Ligoncio,Badile,Cengalo, Ferro, Torrone and Disgrazia.
The higher-point of the all trekking is Passo del Cameraccio (2950 m).

Close summits

Alpenglow in Val dell Oro
Alpenglow in Val dell Oro (part II)
A mark near the hut

Pizzo Rati: 2919m, 3.5 hours.
Pizzo della Vedretta:2870m, 2.5 hours,
Punta Milano: 2650m, 1.5 hours,
Punta Sfinge: 2802m, 3.5 hours,
Pizzo Ligoncio: 3032m, 3.5 hours,
Pizzo dell'Oro: 2714m, 2 hours,
Punta Fiorelli: 2250m, 3.5 hours.


Rifugio Gianetti: 3 hours,
Rifugio Brasca: 4 hours,
Rifugio Volta: 3 hours
Bivouac Valli: 3,5 Hours

More infos

Phone Hut: 0039.0342.640020

Dino Fiorelli - Via G. Fiorelli - 23010 S. Martino V. Masino (So).
Tel. 0342-64.10.78.

Owner: SEM Milano - Via Ugo Foscolo 3 - Milano.
Tel. 02-

Built in: 1838, converted 1998

Situering: Bagni del Masino, Bergell, Bernina Alpen

Info: From http://www.huetten-biwaks.com


WakingAlpenglow above Rifugio OmioView with Rifugio OmioPizzo Meridionale dell\'OroPunta Medaccio & Punta Fiorelli...Alpenglow in Val dell\'OroAlpenglow in Val dell\'Oro (part II)
Bivacco Silvio SaglioRifugio Antonio OmioA mark near the hutVal Masino region