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1-7 MARCH 2015
(6 nights /7 days),
from Sunday to Satuarday.
€ 1115 per adult, includes:
6 half board overnights stay (bed and breakfast, dinner) at Rifugio Viviere jontable only hike on ski
Luggage transport by snowmobile from/to the Chialvetta parking (n. 1 luggage per person, maximum weight 15 kg)
the programme SKI TOURING D'OC - Upper Maira Valley will be in charge the local mountain guide UIAGM as indicated
Insurance: doctor, luggage and against risks of cancellation I4T
Sunday: meeting of the participants in Dronero at 1p.m.: meeting with the mountain guide, quick presentation of the programme and check of individual equipment; from Chialvetta with about 45 minutes' hike on skis, we reach the ancient village of Viviere where is built the mountain hut which has the same name. Luggage transport by snowmobile. Some time for guests to get organized in their rooms, dinner and overnight stay.
Monday: breakfast at 8a.m.; ski-mountaineering trip to Colle Ciarbonnet – Monte Estelletta (2316 m; difference in height 800 m; duration about 2 hours); peaceful and sunny itinerary with a wide view on the Unerzio Valley. Back to the mountain hut and relaxing afternoon, dinner and overnight stay.
Tuesday: Breakfast at 8a.m.; once we go up the Unerzio Valley as far as the beautiful Prato Ciorliero, we, then, reach the Passo della Gardetta and the summit of Bric Cassin, super-panoramic sharp ridge on the surrounding spaces (2625 m; difference in height 900 m; duration about 3 hours). We go back to the mountain hut early in the afternoon, dinner and overnight stay.
Wednesday: Breakfast at 8a.m. We go down to reach quickly the village of Pratorotondo: once worn the seal skins we go up among the beautiful pine forests of Bric Boscasso (2589 m; difference in height 1000 m; duration about 3 hours): a summit which offers different possibilities of descent, some of them top secret and known only by the local guides… so powder skiing guaranteed!!! ). We go back to the mountain hut early in the afternoon, dinner and overnight stay.
Thursday: breakfast at 7,30a.m. Trip in the beautiful Vallone di Enchiausa, with ascent to the Col which has the same name, in the presence of the majestic Monte Oronaye (2740 m; difference in height 1050 m; duration about 3 hours) . Possible traverse with super-descent on the springs of the mountain torrent Maira after which you will be picked up by car. We go back to the mountain hut early in the afternoon, dinner and overnight stay.
Friday: breakfast at 7,30a.m. Tour of Rocca Brancia, ski-mountaineering super ring with crossing of three cols (Passo della Gardetta, Colle di Rocca Brancia, Colle Oserot): unique environment, where you can often see wolf traces (2691 m; difference in height 1150 m; duration about 3 hours); wide slopes and great variety of landscapes to finish a great ski-mountaineering week. We go back to the mountain hut early in the afternoon, dinner and overnight stay.
Saturday: after breakfast, descent to Chialvetta in the morning and end of services.
DEPARTURE/ARRIVAL: in Chialvetta, in upper Maira Valley.
MEETING PLACE/TIME: at 1pm at Espaci Occitan culture center.
DURATION: 6 nights / 7 days (from Sunday to Saturday).
QWHEN: 8-14 March 2015.
LANGUAGE: Italian, English, French.
GUARANTEED DEPARTURE: minimum 6, maximum 8 people.