High altitude excursions in the Dolomites
Adventures in the Fassa Valley start here
The Fassa Valley offers every kind of excursion you could wish for. Turn your holiday in Pozza di Fassa into a memorable adventure full of different emotions in the majestic Dolomites. Easy or more difficult, high altitude excursions are an excellent way to spend unforgettable days in this stunning valley.
An easy four and a half hour-excursion that leaves from the San Nicolò Valley and follows a dirt track known as the Strada dei Russi (Road of the Russians), which leads to a trail through the woods. This path then continues to the Pieif pass and mountain hut. It then reaches the Pecol pass, before beginning to descend to the Strada dei Russi once again and then finally back to the start.
An easy high altitude excursion lasting approximately five and a half hours to the summit of Cima delle Undici. From Pozza di Fassa the route begins at the Malga Crocifisso before running along the Monzoni Valley. After about an hour, you will reach the Baita Monzoni and the Malga Monzoni. The path continues on to the Vallaccia pass where an easy pathway takes you up to the summit of Sasso Undici. On the way back, a path will take you to Soldanella in the San Nicolò Valley. Your route ends with a peaceful half hour walk back to the start.