Lakes of Cevedale - Day Hike

Ortler-Cevedale is a wild solitary mountain region with the summits reaching almost 4,000 m and numerous lakes. We will invade this virgin land to admire its beauty and diverse fauna including curious marmots, nimble chamois and roe deers.

This hike offers a great diversity of landscapes ranging from green alpine meadows to silent rocky highlands and from inaccessible glaciers to beautiful lakes in the natural kettles. You will observe the high peaks of Vioz, Palon della Mare and Cevedale with vast glaciers on their slopes.

Travelers like this hike specifically for the astonishing views of the lakes. You will see the emerald green waters of the Marmotta lake, a great panorama with lake Lungo and the artificial lake Careser (2603 m) which receives its water from the huge Careser glacier runoff. We will walk along the 57 meter high Careser dam close to its service constructions and see how it works.

We’ll stop in the mountain inn Rifugio Larcher situated opposite the Cevedale glacier. This historical hut was built in 1882 and initially had just two tiny bedrooms which hosted first alpinists.

This is a relatively light hike, although you need to be in a good shape. The guide can adapt the itinerary according to you preferences and make it lighter or harder.

NOTE. Eased booking and cancellation terms apply to the 2021 trips. Until 25 days before the trip, deposits are (1) fully refundable and (2) transferrable to a new date in the future. For details on booking terms and for information relative to Covid-19, please visit Actual Situation and Booking Terms 2021.

Trip Overview

Style Day hike

Difficulty Level 2

Tour Duration 5 hours

Ascent / Descent 930 / 930 m

Hiking Distance 12 km

Altitude 1990 - 2710 m

Start / Finish Val di Pejo, Val di Sole

Private Guided Hiking

Guided Day Hike
€ 380
Jun 20 - Sep 20


This is a private tour on the dates of your choice.