Trekking on snowshoes in the Cortina woods from Rio Gere to Fraina

Trekking on snowshoes in the woods around Cortina is very charming, especially when it snows and the landscape turns to fabulous. Trees, streams and rocks are covered by a soft coat of snow and the atmosphere is enchanting. Even animals move more slowly when approaching mangers to feed, therefore it is quite possible to spot them.

The trek on snowshoes in the Cortina woods offered by the Alpine Guides of Dolomiti SkiRock is a pleasant crossing from Rio Gere to Fraina, with no noticeable elevation loss, starting at the foot of the Faloria Face.

Information on the trekking on snowshoes in the Cortina woods from Rio Gere to Fraina

From Cortina, we drive for about 20 minutes to the large parking area at Rio Gere. Then skirting the main road for about 300 meters we drop to reach the signs marking the Mandres area and trail #206.

The itinerary for the trek on snowshoes in the woods follows the trail skirting the base of Monte Faloria, offering a great panorama on Pomagagnon, Tofane, 5 Torri, and the Croda da Lago overlooking Cortina.

Once we reach Mandres we can climb down the valley by cable car or keep on going on snowshoes on trail #220 taking you to the Meneguto Farm, then return to Cortina.

Technical data for the trek on snowshoes in the Cortina woods from Rio Gere to Fraina

  • Mountain Range: Faloria
  • Support points: Meneguto Lodge - Fraina Restaurant
  • Exposure: south-west
  • Level of difficulty: medium
  • Elevation loss: 400 meters
  • Total time for the excursion about 3 hours

Equipment

Contact us to book a trekking on snowshoes in the Cortina woods, a mountaineering course or to require any further information

tel. +39 324 747 3939 – info@dolomitiskirock.com

Dolomiti SkiRock

Corso Italia, 14 - Cortina d’Ampezzo
Tel. +39 324 747 3939
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