Skill: medium
When: from February to May

Note: Alagna guides can ski with a maximum of 5 skiers per guide

Ski mountaineering in Valsesia is amazing! Val d’Egua, Val Quarazza, Val Sesia, under the watchful eye of Monte Rosa

A beautiful ring through the four valleys of the southern slope of Monte Rosa every day you will touch a different valley, skiing with an eye on the impressive walls south and east of the Monte Rosa.


1st day

Rendezvous in Alagna at 8 am at the offices of for an equipment check and distribution of technical materials.

Ascent to Piglimò Hill (2485 m) and descent to Rima, dinner and overnight stay in Rima, a beautiful medieval village nestled in the mountains.

2nd day

Ascent to Colle Vallè with skins (2605m) to face the incredible crossing of Colle della Bottigia (2607 m) and descend to Macugnaga for dinner and overnight stay

3rd day

We will ascend the long Val Quarazza with skins to reach Turlo Hill (2738 m) and return to Alagna crossing the Alta Valsesia Natural Park.

The program could undergo daily changes made by the guide, with the agreement of the participants, taking into account snow and weather conditions.


Alpinists Price per alpinist
The price includes: The company of a UIAGM guide for the 3 days of the tour, 1 half board overnight stay in Rima, 1 half board overnight stay in Macugnaga, Monte Moro ski pass, technical equipment (harness, crampons).
With 1 Alpinist 1.450 €
With 2 Alpinists 810 €
With 3 Alpinists 600 €
With 4 Alpinists 500 €
With 5 Alpinists 450 €

Equipment needed:

Ski mountaineering boots (those with dual walk and ski modes), skis with ski touring bindings, skins, rampants (climbing crampons), poles, backpack with ski holder.
Layered ski clothing, with practical and light garments to take off or put on according to the environmental conditions that will be found.
The items that should not be missing are: light waterproof and breathable outer shell, compressible inner jacket, trousers with integrated gaiter and protective reinforcements on the bottom of the leg, fleece, gloves, underwear with long or short sleeves depending on the temperature.

Artva, shovel and probe.