The mountains are mute masters and make silent disciples
In the middle of Dolomites, our hut will give you new emotions and colors
Around the refuge there are Catinaccio group, Vajolet Towers and Larsech.
Comfortable alpine refuge in the heart of the Catinaccio's Group, has 43 beds divided in 20 bedrooms in perfect alpine style, sober, that allows to spend a few days in high altitude. The kitchen, organized by Mario, it will make you taste the best of the local tradition and everything it can be accompanied from a good beer or from a glass of Trentino's wine, recommended by Marco.
For the sunny days there is no danger to annoy you, we are surrounded by walks, rail and climbs for all the tastes, in the heart of the Catinaccio's Group, for the youngest there are lawns, woods and a small stream to be able to play in completely quite.
When it rains, a library of mountain will allow you to quietly wait for the beautiful time in refuge. To every way don't make you frighten from some rain and so much less from the snow. The mountain is also beautiful with the bad weather.
WHAT DO YOU SEE EVERY MORNING
A little bit of refuge’s history…
At the end of the 19^ century began to arrive the first tourists and the first alpinists in Gardeccia. Bepo de Medil and his father Giuseppe Desilvestro thought to build a refuge.
In the year 1902 began the building and the refuge was immediately appreciated and frequented. They gave refreshment and hospitality to the people, that arrive in Gardeccia to explore the zone.
Over the years arrived at the refuge a lot of famous people, as King Alberto I from Belgium and the “Dolomites Devil” Tita Piaz.
The most tourists came from Germany, Austria and United Kingdom.
The refuge has been run always from Desilvestro family. After Bepo de Medil, the refuge will be manage from Adolfo Desilvestro, better know as Doro, the youngest child of Bepo. He married Maria, who managed the kitchen in the refuge until 2009.
Doro and Maria have six children: Beppino, Ida, Marco, Lucia, Mario and Giovanna; and with they managed the hut.
Now the management is in the hand of Mario and Marco.
They can be proud of more of a century of family management.