28. Climbing route Bonacossa (an easy via ferrata)

Starting point: Rif. Col de Varda, 2115 m, 22 km from Dobbiaco at the south-est shore of the Misurinasee. Funicular from Middle June until middle September, daily from 09:00 till 17:00. Parking place at the valley station Col de Varda.
At a quick view: Rif. Col de Varda - Sent. Bonacossa - Rif. Fonda Savio - Lago di Misurina
Difference in altitude: ca. 510 m up and 920 m in descent
Highest point: Forcella Misurina, 2395 m
Time of walking: ca. 4,5 hours (Rif. Col de Varda – Rif. Fonda Savio 2 ½ - 3 hours, Rif. Fonda Savio – Lago di Misurina 1 ½ hours)
Trail: Nr. 117 to the Fonda Savio hut and then the 115 going down.

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Rif. Col de Varda ( End of June till middle September open) and Rifugio Fonda Savio (End of June till the end of September open), lying in a wonderful position in the middle of the Cadini group.

Physical requirements

An easy ferrata where you need a bit of equilibration and not to be high shy – presence of ladders.


Wonderful views at the Misurina Lake and when you proceed to the Auronzohut you have the Tre Cime very close in front of you.

Hiking map: Climbing route Bonacossa (an easy via ferrata)


From the Fondo Savio hut you con finish the entire Bonacossa (trail nr. 117) until the Auronzo hut at the Tre Cime. It becomes a wonderful day filling tour – back to the starting point by bus or hitchhiking!!!

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