Guidebook

Snowshoe hikes to alpine farms and lodges

Discover the finest viewpoints in the Ampezzo valley and its excellent local recipes to savour in the cozy mountain lodges

Cortina Dolomiti Tourism Board

Description

Cortina d'Ampezzo is an ideal destination for snowshoe hikes, as it is a very wide valley with a variety of different itineraries, from simple ones for beginners to more advanced for experts. Thus, you can discover the magic of the Ampezzo Valley along several pleasant, enchanting hikes, in settings of breath-taking panoramic beauty.

What better way to get to know Cortina d'Ampezzo than discovering its hidden corners and local delicacies in the cozy alpine farms and mountain huts? Walk along the tracks leading to the finest viewpoints in the Ampezzo valley, such as the magical clearing of Malga Federa, the unique position of mountain hut Rifugio Dibona, with the majestic Tofana di Rozes behind, or the stunning mountain hut Rifugio Mietres, surrounded by the Dolomites at 360°. And to complete the experience, taste the excellent local recipes in the welcoming high-altitude mountain lodges.

SNOWSHOE HIKE TO RIFUGIO DIBONA

SNOWSHOE HIKE TO RIFUGIO DIBONA

Cortina d'Ampezzo
6.3 km
360 m
An enjoyable, easy hike on the slopes of mount Tofana di Rozes, set in the Natural Park of the Ampezzo Dolomites.
Moderate
Private
SNOWSHOE HIKE TO RIFUGIO SCOIATTOLI AND RIFUGIO AVERAU

SNOWSHOE HIKE TO RIFUGIO SCOIATTOLI AND RIFUGIO AVERAU

Cortina d'Ampezzo
10.0 km
629 m
A snowshoeing hike set in one of the most beautiful landscapes of the Dolomites, visiting the locations where the Italian and Austro-Hungarian armies fought during the First World War.
Moderate
Private
SNOWSHOE HIKE TO RIFUGIO MIETRES

SNOWSHOE HIKE TO RIFUGIO MIETRES

Cortina d'Ampezzo
4.9 km
384 m
An enjoyable snowshoeing hike through the forest, enjoying the peace of nature.
Moderate
Private
SNOWSHOE HIKE TO MALGA FEDERA AND RIFUGIO CRODA DA LAGO (PALMIERI)

SNOWSHOE HIKE TO MALGA FEDERA AND RIFUGIO CRODA DA LAGO (PALMIERI)

Cortina d'Ampezzo
12.8 km
877 m
A pleasant snowshoeing hike that gives you some incredible views of the Ampezzo valley, while enjoying the quiet tranquillity of unspoilt nature.
Moderate
Private
SNOWSHOE HIKE TO MALGA PEZIÈ DE PARÙ

SNOWSHOE HIKE TO MALGA PEZIÈ DE PARÙ

Cortina d'Ampezzo
9.1 km
470 m
An easy and beautiful walk through the woods that leads to the lakes of Ajal and Pianozes. An opportunity to immerse yourself in the silence of nature in these lovely places
Moderate
Private
SNOWSHOE HIKE TO MALGA RA STUA

SNOWSHOE HIKE TO MALGA RA STUA

Cortina d'Ampezzo
6.4 km
369 m
A snowshoeing hike in the unspoilt Natural Park of the Ampezzo Dolomites, enjoying the tranquillity of nature.
Moderate
Private