Mamo Comotti bivouac
Description of the route
Location:Naso del Lyskamm
Open: always open
Ascent: 6/10h from Staffal (Gressoney-La-Trinité)
Coordinates UTM-WGS84 EST 409482 NORD 5084456
The bivouac, inaugurated in summer 2015, was built by the friends of Massimo Comotti, known as Mamo, in his memory. Mamo was an architect from Milan, in love with mountains and especially with Monte Rosa. He died when he was 44 years old, hit by an avalanche on 31st December 2009, under Rothorn pass (Gressoney).
The bivouac is located in the heart of the southern side of Monte Rosa, on the ridge of “Naso del Lyskamm”, in a slight depression protected from the winds.
It is equipped with photovoltaic system for indoor lighting and outdoor signal lights. The small kitchen is gas-powered.
Equipment: gas-powered kitchen and photovoltaic system