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The Brigata Tridentina

Franco Cavazza Refuge at Pisciadù, 2.583 m (Sellagroup)
Difficulty: difficult
Starting point: car park close to the station at the bottom of the material-cableway, 1.950 m, to the Franco Cavazza Refuge, between Passo Gardena and Colfosco.
Point of support: Colfosco, 1.615 m
Difference in height: ascent: about 600 m, descent: about 600 m
ascent: car park-Franco Cavazza Refuge, about 3 hours
descent: Franco Cavazza Refuge-Val Setus-car park, about 1 ½ hours
climbing tour: about 2 ½ hours
Indication: starting early you can climb the Cima del Pisciadù, 2.985 m. Ascent and descent starting from the refuge about 2 hours.

From the car park towards east to the fist steep, secured ascent. Now you reach the main tract of the route: a climbing until a rocky basin (there is the possibility to leave this route on the left side and follow a path until arriving to the refuge). Now you go on on the right side through rocks and cliffs, util arriving below the Torre Exner, 2.496 m. A hanging bridge at the end of the road is the highlight of the course. From here you reach the refuge in a few minutes.

From the refuge follow the path nr. 666 to nord-west, until arriving to the fork. Now proceed along the partially equipped path, so you arrive to Val Setus (pay attention at the beginning of the summer because some tracts may be covered with snow) and so you come back to the car park.

This is one of the most known routes in the Dolomites.
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