Informationen zur Tour Becher Peak and the Becher mountain refuge
- 11:30 h
- 1730 m
- 1730 m
- Max. height
- 3140 m
From the head of the Val di Ridanna (1,417 m, Museum of old quarries, road from Vipiteno) we will follow route 9, walking up through a forest and along the mountain stream of Aglsboden, then to the small Grohmannhütte (Rifugio Vedretta Piana, 2,254 m, open occasionally), and to the Rifugio Vedretta Pendente – Teplitzer Hütte (2,586 m, sleeps 50; 3.5 hours). We will continue on boulders and sheer rocks, passing near the frozen lake of Übeltalsee, on a moraine and taking extra care when crossing a section of the glacier We will eventually reach the peak of the Becher on a route which is equipped with fixed ropes. (3,195 m, refuge sleeping approx. 70; 2.5 – 3 hours from the previous refuge). Return is via the same route (at least 5 hours)
Exposed route secured by fixed ropes
Down the Ridanna - Ridnaun Valley
By train to Vipiteno and bus to Masseria - Maiern. 20 minutes' walking distance down the valley.
Along the Val d'Isarco to Vipiteno, Stanga - Stange and all the way to Ridanna (di dentro) - Innerridnaun down the valley.