"Climbing is not necessary to conquer mountains; mountains remain motionless, but we are no longer the same after that adventure."
Living the Dolomites
The refuge in winter: between
sky and snow
Rifugio Gardeccia is one of the few refuges, not on the ski slopes, open also in winter. During the whole winter season it is the ideal destination for the lovers of snowshoes, nordic walking and ski mountaineering. But here it is also possible to spend a peacefully day making an easy walk.
From 19.12.2022 to 26.03.2023 only during the day, without possibility of overnight stay.
From 9 am to 4 pm.
Bar and restaurant (from 11.30 to 15.00). Closed for dinner. It is not possible to reserve the tables.
Info point, sunbeds.
From Pera di Fassa you can reach with your car Soial (only from the 20th of December). Here you have to park (there is a little free parking area) and continue by foot on the road covered by snow. It is also possible for you to choose a different path ideal for the snowshoes. It takes about an hour and a half.
From Vigo di Fassa you can reach Ciampedie by cable car. From here you have to continue on foot by way of Pian Pecei toward Gardeccia along the path of the Legends for about one hour.
From Pera di Fassa with the chair lift (two trunks) up to Pian Pecei and continuing by foot toward Gardeccia along the path of Legends for about 45 minutes.