30. Hiking tour around Monte Paterno

Starting point: Rif. Auronzo 2.320 m
At a quick view: Rifugio Auronzo – Pian di Cengia – Rif. Pian di Cengia/Büllelejochhütte – Rif. Locatelli – Rif. Auronzo
Difference in altitude: 530 m on rise and descent
Highest point: Rif. Pian di Cengia 2528 m
Time of walking: 4-5 hours (Rif. Auronzo – Rif. Pian di Cengia 2 hours, Pian di Cengia – Rif. Locatelli 1 hour, Rif. Locatelli – Rif. Auronzo 1,5 hour)
Trail: From the Auronzo hut nr. 101 and then after the Lavaredo hut a right on the 104 to the Büllelejoch hut. From there on the nr. 101 to the Drei Zinnenhut-Locatelli and 105 back to the Auronzo hut.

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Rif. Locatelli and Rif. Lavaredo (both from middle June to the end of September), Rif. Pian di Cengia (Middle June till beginning of October), Lange Alm (from beginning June till End September)

Physical requirements

An easy excursion but long and strenuous.


Beautiful round view to the lake Cengia, Croda Passaporto and Tre Cime di Lavaredo. From the rifugio Locatelli famous view to the Three Peaks.

Hiking map: Around the Monte Paterno


From the Drei Zinnen hut – rifugio Locatelli it is possibile to walk back to down to the Fischleinvalley (path nr. 102) if you do a one way to the Auronzo hut by bus. In this way you safe driving back by car and the toll of the road and you mak a traverse.

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