Located on the panoramic Col dei Pass , dominating the Agordina basin , and at the foot of the southern sector walls of the Moiazza group, it is owned by the section Agordina of the Italian Alpine Club . The convenient access and the central location make it an ideal starting point for the many climbing routes on the group with comfortable accesses and excellent rock quality. Just ten minutes from the refuge begins the famous Ferrata Costantini , considered the longest and most difficult of the Dolomites.

The relatively low altitude (1834 m) and the southern exposure of the walls make it possible to start mountaineering earlier than in other locations, a situation that combined with the great variety of climbs makes it an ideal base for climbing courses. It is also a stopping point for hikers who travel the Alta Via n ° 1 of the Dolomites coming from the Vazzoler refuge.

5 minutes from the refuge there is also a climbing wall equipped with more than 20 itineraries, very popular during the summer season due to its suggestive setting for both experienced climbers and training courses.

The winter and spring season, on the other hand, offers the possibility of taking a wonderful walk in a suggestive Dolomite environment in complete tranquility along the mule track that leads to the Refuge (starting from the Duran pass) both through the use of snowshoes and with skis. ski touring or ski touring .
Proof of this is the great attendance of these places even during the winter season.
The possibility of also making ski mountaineering trips in the area further integrates an already very suggestive picture.

The refuge has 4-bed rooms with bunk beds, which will welcome you in the typical atmosphere of a mountain refuge, on cold evenings you can enjoy the warmth of the fantastic duvets available in each room. In the morning, a hearty breakfast will welcome you, you will not miss your appetite given the mountain air! And here is the strudel, the Carestiato cakes secret recipe of the cook coffee, chocolate and latte macchiato that up here ... has a completely different flavor!
And then off to other excursions

Refuge Bruto Carestiato
Diego Favero Family
I-32021 Agordo – Belluno – Dolomiti Orientali – Italy
Tel. +39 0437 62949
VAT: 01094910252

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