Back-country skiing Premium content

Punta Saldura

Back-country skiing · Meraner Land
Responsible for this content
Sentres
  • The massiv Saldur peak in Val Senales valley. 
    The massiv Saldur peak in Val Senales valley. 
    Photo: Manuel Demetz
m 3000 2500 2000 1500 12 10 8 6 4 2 km
moderate
Distance 13.2 km
3:36 h
1,499 m
1,499 m
Between the Val Senales and the Val di Mazia
Ski touring to the Punta Saldura, ideal in both winter and spring

Ascent: we take the fenced footpath (signposted: “Lagauntal”) which starts opposite the mountain farms.  Going round a hill on the right-hand side we reach the next signpost. The route now goes diagonally to the left towards the Val di Lagaun. Going past the wood and through a gate we enter the main valley. We continue along the wide flat valley floor below a prominent and visible morainic ridge. We go right along a wide rocky hollow which gradually narrows and we reach the entrance to the Lagaun glacier. We continue straight ahead to reach the foot of a mountain peak to the right of the Lagaunspitze. We now have two possible routes up the steep mountain: a) from the left-hand edge of the glacier and to the right of two rocky spurs, we can go up a narrow and very steep slope as far as the crest, along which we can reach, after a series of ups and downs, the mountain top; b) we can follow straight up an extremely steep and fairly long path which goes through a wide canyon and leads up

Unlock all features with Pro+
With Pro+ you gain access to the route's details, including directions, pictures, the GPS track and other valuable information.

Already unlocked? 

Premium content Premium routes are provided by professional authors or publishers.

Questions and answers

Ask the first question

Would you like to the ask the author a question?


Rating

Write your first review

Help others by being the first to add a review.


Photos from others