The via Ferrata Sass Rigais offers a very beautiful itinerary that leads to a marvelous peak that, together with Mount Gran Furcheta, is the highest summit in the Odle Range. A very scenic and rewarding path that does not feature notable technical issues. From the summit the hikers can enjoy a spectacular view on the entire Odle-Puez Range and on Mount Sassolungo.

  • Dolomites, Sass Rigais
  • 6 hours
  • Medium difficulty
  • Presence of nearby refreshment point
  • Maximum number of participants
  • Suitable for adults and boys

Information about via Ferrata Sass Rigais in the Odle

The path reaches the summit of Mount Sass Rigais with a long and super fun climb within a marvelous and evocative environment. The via Ferrata Sass Rigais covers a 500 meters elevation gain (900 meters for the hole excursion). With no particular technical issues, the path features steady rock with good handholds and it guarantees a safe and fun progression.

The via Ferrata Sass Rigais is equipped with metal wire and rungs and with a sequence of metal brackets in the smoothest stretch.

The excursion starts from Selva di Val Gardena; with the cable car the hikers reach Rifugio Col Raiser, at an elevation of 2107 meters. After crossing the green alpine pastures right below Mount Grande Fermeda we reach Pian Ciantier, at an elevation of 2332 meters, and we keep climbing towards col Forcella de Mesdì and the attack of the via ferrata. The descent takes place through the climb route or through the north side crossing the mountain completely.

Price for the via Ferrata Sass Rigais experience

€ 300 - Price up to 2 persons

€ 330 - Price up to 3 persons

€ 360 - Price up to 4 persons

Where to meet your mountain guide for the via Ferrata Sass Rigais excursion in the Odle

  • Meeting point On the day of your excursion, meet your guide:
    Gherdeina Ronda Express (start of cable car)
    Str. Ruacia, 26
    39048 Selva di Val Gardena BZ
  • Meeting time 8.30 am
  • Geographic coordinates 46°33'25.8"N 11°43'53.3"E
  • Transfer There are no transfers from the meeting point to the excursion site.

What to bring

  • Climbing helmet
  • Via ferrata kit
  • Via ferrata boots
  • Water bottle
  • Snacks
  • Technical apparel
  • Change of clothing
  • Backpack

What you need to know

  • Participants Anyone over the age of 16, with an adequate level of training and fitness, can participate in this experience.
  • Under 18 Minors under the age of 18, if unaccompanied, require a waiver of liability from the parent or guardian of the child, that must be given to the guide before the excursion begins.
  • Equipment Remember to bring the minimum required equipment for the activity. If you do not own the equipment let us know, we will provide it for you.
  • Reservation The reservation for this experience is individual, with a dedicated mountain guide. It may be reserved for a number of participants no greater than the maximum number allowed.
  • Excursion price The price shown is for the excursion with the dedicated mountain guide and possible transfer using the guide's private vehicle. It is valid for individual reservations for a number of participants that does not exceed the maximum number allowed.
  • Safety The mountain guide may cancel or suspend the excursion or change the itinerary if minimum safety conditions are not guaranteed. Please view the terms.
  • Moderate terms of cancellation The terms of cancellation and change for this experience are moderate. Please view the terms.

How to reserve your mountain guide

To reserve a mountain guide for the via Ferrata Sass Rigais in the Puez-Odle Group, you must send a request that provides and specifies your contact information, the number of participants and the date/period in which you wish to take the excursion.
We will respond immediately to confirm the availability of the guide, the deadline, if any, to confirm the option for the reservation, methods of payment, characteristics and organization of the activity.
Once the reservation is confirmed, we will send you the receipt and the presentation voucher with the details of the service, the name of the mountain guide and all the contact information.

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