Welcome

Our mountain guide school “Guide Alpine Val di Fassa” is based in Canazei, right in the heart of the Dolomites. We are a professional team of Mountain Guides and Local.

Our programmes cover both summer and winter and do include guided ascents of the most famous Dolomites and Alps summits, rock climbing stages, via ferratas, one day or multiday treks, ski mountaineering tours, freeride and steep skiing stages, snowshoes hikes and ice climbing.

 

Excursions on the Marmolada glacier

The so called “Queen of the Dolomites”, with her majestic glacier, provides an exciting experience to those who want to try walking in roped with crampons for the first time. Great fun also for the expert ones, who want to tackle the ascent to the highest peak of Eastern Dolomites, Punta Penia 3343 m. We will spend an extraordinary day in touch with the history of alpinism in one of the most significant First World War locations. Continue reading “Excursions on the Marmolada glacier”

Hikes and Trekkings

Walking along easy panoramic paths, one or multiday hiking, First World War itineraries, etc. In the Dolomites everyone can find the most suited and satisfying trekking!
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Classic and sport climbing

Rock climbing is an enjoyable, engaging and complete discipline, both from a physical and from a mental point of view. Our Dolomites have always been the perfect playground for such outdoor activity; enchanting climbing routes suited both for beginners, expert alpinists, children and adults. Once you learn the right safety  techniques and the basis of progression, climbing will turn into a fantastic game to play, safe and fascinating at the very same time, that will enable you to reach extraordinary places! Continue reading “Classic and sport climbing”

Via Ferrata

The very first via ferratas in the Dolomites were born even before the First Wolrd War. They were paths equipped with metallic ropes, iron stairs and suspended bridges, and do represent a kind of first alpinist approach to the mountain. A mix between a difficult path and an easy climbing route, enabling people to reach spectacular peaks otherwise reachable only by climbers. Dolomites are worldwide renowned thanks to this special kind of mountain ascents and have become the favourite destination for those who want to move their first steps on the easiest itineraries or to face the new modern via ferratas! Continue reading “Via Ferrata”