Fanes National Park

Dolomites Alta Via 1 - North

Trek the most popular northern half of the ‘High Route 1’, covering around 70 km in a week on good trails that are well way-marked, passing glowing peaks, shady forests and rolling pastures. Stay high up in some of the best mountain huts in the Alps with incredible sunsets and great panoramas. Highlights of the northern section include views of the magnificent Marmolada range, the moving WWI open-air museum at Galleria Lagazuoi, and the expansive views from cliff-top Rifugio Nuvolau.

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difficult
9.7 km
4:00 h
942 m
299 m
Walk from Lago di Braies (Pragser Wildsee) to Rifugio Sennes via Rifugio Biella on the Alta Via 1. 
from Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure
Hiking trail · Kronplatz
Rifugio Sennes to Rifugio Fanes
difficult
9.9 km
4:00 h
568 m
639 m
Hike from Rifugio Sennes to Rifugio Fanes via Refugio Pederu admiring excellent views of the Sennes and Fanes massifs.
from Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure
Hiking trail · Kronplatz
Rifugio Fanes to Rifugio Lagazuoi
difficult
12 km
5:00 h
1056 m
412 m
Walk from Rifugio Fanes to Refugio Lagazuoi via Passo Tadega and Forcella del Lago - an undulating day with spectacular views ending at the ‘Museo ...
from Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure
Hiking trail · Kronplatz
Rifugio Fanes to Rifugio Scotoni
difficult
9.7 km
4:00 h
535 m
609 m
If there is no availability in Rifugio Lagazuoi you may be staying in Rifugio Scotoni instead. Your Destination Specialist will have discussed this ...
from Sarah Stone,   Macs Adventure
Hiking trail · Dolomiti d'Ampezzo, Dolomiti Bellunesi
Rifugio Lagazuoi to Rifugio Nuvolau
difficult
13.6 km
6:00 h
1033 m
1144 m
Today you can choose between one of the many trails taking from Rifugio Lagazuoi to Rifugio Nuvolau. 
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from Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure
Hiking trail · Dolomites
Rifugio Scotoni to Rifugio Nuvolau
difficult
16.3 km
6:56 h
1590 m
1042 m
If you are staying at Rifugio Scotoni instead of Rifugio Lagazuoi, follow this route. Today is a long day but can be shortened by taking an ...
from Sarah Stone,   Macs Adventure
Hiking trail · Dolomiti d'Ampezzo, Dolomiti Bellunesi
Rifugio Nuvolau to Rifugio Croda da Lago Palmieri
difficult
8.3 km
3:00 h
399 m
894 m
Walk from Rifugio Nuvolau to Rifugio Croda da Lago Palmieri via the Cinque Torri and it's hidden historic relics. 
from Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure
Hiking trail · Dolomiti d'Ampezzo, Dolomiti Bellunesi
Rifugio Croda da Lago Palmieri to Cortina
difficult
8.4 km
3:00 h
145 m
971 m
Walk from Rifugio Croda da Lago Palmieri to Cortina through peaceful pastures before returning to civilisation. 
from Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure