Dona Hut

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Refuge at a glance
hot shower
rooms
dormitories
outdoor places
Restaurant
bar

OPENING: only summer, from June to the end of September

From our hut to the...

Tierseralp-Alpe di Tires refuge (Path nr. 577, 580, 578, 555, 532 and 4-594) 3,30 hours
Antermoia refuge (Path nr. 577 and 580) 1,30 hours
Grasleitenpass-Passo Principe refuge (Path nr. 577, 580-584) 2,45 hours
Grasleiten-Bergamo refuge (Path nr. 577, 580-584 and 554 and 3a) 3,30 hours
Vajolet refuge and Preuss refuge (Path nr. 577, 580-584) 3,45 hours
Gartlhütte-Re Alberto 1° refuge (Path nr. 577, 580-584 and 542) 4,30 hours
Santnerpaß-Passo Santner refuge (Path nr. 577, 580-584 and 542) 5,00 hours
Gardeccia refuge and Stella Alpina Spiz Piaz refuge (Path nr. 577, 580-584 and 546) 4,45 hours

 

 

Description

The Rifugio Dona is located at the foot of the Catinaccio in the Dona valley, lateral to Fassa, imperceptible from the latter as a steep forest jealously guards its access.

It rests in the cracks of two ridges still intact, where the pristine green dominates, everywhere, until the silhouettes of the crests meet the blue of the sky.

The environment is wild with a panoramic view of the Catinaccio, the Marmolada, the Sassolungo, the Monzoni, not to mention the Ponjin and the Docioril, minor offshoots, yet places of boundless and strategic panoramas which can be reached in a short time from our Rifugio.

The Dona valley is one of the Fassa jewels. Until the mid-20th century the population of Mazzin moved up here for haymaking.

The small Rifugio was built by renovating a tabià (hay-loft) and inaugurated in 2007.

It offers bar-restaurant and overnight stay.



Benefits
  • Rooms with bathroom and shower
  • Located in a quiet area, ideal for nature and silence lovers
  • Comfortable starting point for many excursions in the Catinaccio group
  • Typical local cuisine open all day


Access to the refuge

From FONTANAZZO (the path starts above the church) 2.30 hours

From MAZZIN (at the Solaria residence) path n.577 2.30 hours

From MAZZIN PAESE (via Val Udai) path n.580 2.45 hours

From CAMPITELLO (climb on foot or by taxi to the Micheluzzi refuge in Val Duron, then take the Prà da Molin forest path on the left which runs alongside Mount Ponjin to the entrance of the Val di Dona. 1.30-2.00 from Micheluzzi refuge.



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