The route continues for the sixth stage to reach the mountain lodge Rifugio Croda da Lago, covering about 14.5 km amidst panoramic views and enchanting blue lakes.

Statistics

4 - 5

hrs

784

m

795

m

14

max°

Difficulty

FATMAP difficulty grade

Moderate

Description

On the sixth day, start from Rifugio Col Gallina and take track n° 419 towards Rifugio Averau, walking along the lovely alpine Lake Lìmedes.

When you have reached Rifugio Averau, continue along track n° 452 to the Giau Pass.

At the pass, cross the road and take track n° 436 until you reach the gully Forcella Ambrizzola.

From here, take track n° 434 which brings you to the mountain lodge Rifugio Croda da Lago where you can spend the last night.

Alternatively, continue on track n° 432 until you reach Malga Federa mountain hut and stay there for the night.

By now you have walked for a total of 110 km.

Approximate hiking times: From Rifugio Col Gallina (2,034 m) to Rifugio Averau (2,413 m), about 40 minutes From Rifugio Averau (2,413 m) to Berghotel Passo Giau (2,236 m), about 1 h 30 From Berghotel Passo Giau (2,236 m) to Rifugio Croda da Lago (2,046 m), about 3 h From Rifugio Croda da Lago (2,046 m) to Malga Federa (1,861 m), about 30 minutes