Quiet mountains, friendly huts
The Val d’Aosta in Italy is a vast mountainous region with great Italian ski touring summits from friendly huts with good food and wine.
The Benevolo hut in the Gran Paradiso area offers a great base for day ski tours. Climb a summit or col each day and return to the hut in the evening. This works well as a 3 or 4 day itinerary.
The Chabod hut at the foot of Gran Paradiso is great for a 3 day hut trip with a warm-up tour and culminating with the Gran Paradiso summit.
We have many other itineraries, mail us for details and other itineraries.
March to late mid May
Number of skiers in the group depends on the difficulty of the ski tour. Typically, 1:6 guide-guest ratio is the maximum. For more technical ski tours it may be less.
Fitness level: F2 to F4
Technical Ski level: S2 to S4
Organisation: itinerary, hut bookings, advice on preparation, communication and briefing
Technical equipment for group where needed (rope, harness, transceiver etc)
Personal ski gear
Ski pass / Taxi / Transport
From €450 per day
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