Reaching the Höchsterhütte – Rifugio Canziani

From Fontana Bianca – Weißbrunn

Take Path 140 in the direction of Rifugio Canziani - Höchsterhütte (approx. 1,5 hrs.)
Fontana Bianca

Path 12

- From the Swemmalm Ropeway Station go in the direction of Baita Schuster- Schusterhütte Alpine hut (2 hrs).
- From Baita Schuster- Schusterhütte proceed to Malga Flatschberg restaurant (45 min).
- From Malga Flatschberg go to Malga Pils ( 1 ¼ hrs)..
- From Malga Pils follow indications to the Höchsterhütte - Rifugio Canziani (2 hrs).
Total: 6 hours.
Overall length: 21 km.

Midway ‘pit-stops’:
- at Baita Schuster;
- then again, at Malga Flatschberg, where to enjoy a selection of homemade products, especially cheeses;
- Malga Pils, where to taste a cold lunch with cheese, butter, and salami.
Path 12

Coming from Sankt Gertraud - Santa Geltrude I

- At the centre of Sankt Gertraud - Santa Geltrude take Path 109 leading to Gonnawand – Monte Chiodo – Nagelstein.
- Take Path 101 until Malga Fiechtalm reatsurant.
- Then take the Path 107 leading to Lago Pesce – Fischersee. Go as far as Lago Lungo – Langsee.
- Then take Path 12 leading to Rifugio Canziani - Höchsterhütte.
Sankt Gertraud I

Coming from Sankt Gertraud - Santa Geltrude II

From Sankt Gertraud - Santa Geltrude take Path 108. Go through Chiesa Valley until reaching the Rabbi mountain pass; then proceed in the direction of the Rifugio Stella Alpina Lago Corvo – Haselgruberhütte Alpine hut. Besides, this hut may be reached by mountain bike owing to the Transalp-Mountainbike Road.

Rifugio Stella Alpina Lago Corvo - Haselgruberhütte
Tel. hut: +39 0463 985 175
Tel. during winter: +39 0463 985162
St. Gertraud II

Coming from Rifugio Stella Alpina Lago Corvo - Haselgruberhütte I

Höchsterhütte – Rifugio Canziani is linked to the Rifugio Stella Alpina – Lago Corvo mountain hut by the Passo Chiesa mountain pass. Once reached Lago Lungo – Langsee, take Path 12. to the Höchsterhütte – Rifugio Canziani (Approx. 2 ½ hrs.)
Rifugio Stella Alpina I

Coming from Rifugio Stella Alpina Lago Corvo - Haselgruberhütte II

- Take Path 145 from Rifugio Lago Corvo – Haselgruberhütte towards Haselgruber Seen area. The area is adorned with water mirrors, offering tourists breathtaking views, especially from Monte Collecchio. Take Path 107 until crossing Giogo Nero - Schwärzerjoch mountain pass. Then, proceed towards Lago Lungo (Path 12) and then to the Höchsterhütte (approx. 3 hrs.).
Rifugio Stella Alpina II

From Monte Chiodo - Nagelstein

- Starting from Monte Chiodo - Nagelstein Mount take the Path 104 reaching Malga Obere Weissbrunnalm restaurant.
- Then, take Path 107 leading to Lago Lungo - Langsee; once there, take Path 12 leading to Rifugio Canziani.
Monte Chiodo - Nagelstein

From Rifugio Dorigoni

Take Path 107 crossing the Giogo Nero – Schwärzerjoch mountain pass until Lago Lungo – Langsee. Take Path 12 leading to the Rifugio Canziani. Approx. 3 ½ hrs.
Rifugio Dorigoni

From the Val Martello Valley:

From Café Hölderle take Path 4. Walk until you reach Passo Soy mountain pass. Then switch to Path 142 until intercepting Path 12 leading to the Höchsterhütte - Rifugio Canziani. Approx. 7 hrs.
Val Martello Valley


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