- Alpine REFUGES in the Aosta Valley (Saint Barthélemy Valley) -
A L P I N I S M
PD= Slightly difficult
AD= Rather 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.
Denomination:Rifugio CUNEY (Conca di Cuney)
Altitude:2.650m Route: From Aosta (583m) - Quart (535m) - Nus (529m) - Saint Barthélemy Valley - Lignan (1.633m) - Refuge (2.650m) Time: 3h'30 - 4h'00 from Lignan (1.633m) Difficulty:E Opening period: half June - half September Owner: Parrocchia di Saint Barthélemy Keeper: Lombard Fabrizio, Frazione Lignan, Nus (Ao) tel. 0165 767304 - 3337131809 Refuge phone: 0165 770049 Places: 27 Local winter: places 15 always opens Climbs and excursions: Becca di Fontaney (2.971m), Monte Pisonet (3.205m), Becca del Merlo (3.234m), Punta Montagnaya (3.050m), Colle Cuney (2.935m) Internet:Rifugio CUNEY Email: email@example.com