Mont Colmet


  • Difficulties:
    BS - Buoni sciatori
  • Best period:
    from 01/03 to 30/04
  • Esposizione:
  • Departure:
    Arpy (1670 m)
  • Arrival:
    Mont Colmet (3024m)
  • Difference in level:
    1324 m
  • Ascent:

How to get there

Morgex highway exit. Turn left towards the town. Just before the town, turn left for the Arpy hamlet and Col San Carlo.

A beautiful, wild tour, off the beaten track. Complete with very steep segments. The view from the summit is magnificent.

Description of the route

From Arpy, follow the cross-country track in the same direction, keeping to the right. Follow the road for a bit and then the path which, after a last steep climb, leads to Lake Arpy. Follow the lake shores to the second plateau: here you have two alternative – climb to the right and cross a steep segment to the left, or climb the groove to the left of the waterfall.
Climb the upper peaks to Lake Pietra Rossa. From the lake, continue to your right going around the ridge of rocks. Then take the slope on the right which leads to the hill where the you will find the Chabloz refuge. Cross the last part on foot, heading South.
Descent down the upward itinerary.


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