San Martino di Castrozza – Rifugio del Velo
From San Martino di Castrozza (1.466 m) follow the signs for Maso Col (bar - restaurant) which is found in the southern part of the valley. Before reaching Maso Col, on the left, the fenced path nr. 724 of the Val di Roda branches off which takes you to Sora Ronz.
Continue along the path nr. 724 until meeting the forest road which leads to the ruins of Malga Sora Ronz. A little farther on, on the left you can find path nr. 713 which takes you to Rifiugo al Velo.
You climb, firstly in the woods, then along gravel paths and ledges, some equipped with metallic cables and lastly along a rocky basin to arrive at the Rifugio al Velo (2.358 m).
The return is made along the same itinerary as the climb.
A variation for reaching the mountain shelter follows the path nr. 721 which climbs from the Val di Roda.
For the descent you can follow paths nr. 713 and 724.
Group: Pale di San Martino - Sentiero di accesso n. 724 e 713
Departure: San Martino di Castrozza 1.466 m
Arrival: Rifugio al Velo 2.358 m
Difference in level: in salita 900 m circa
Average journey time: h 03:30
Cartography: Tabacco f.022-1:25000 Kompass f.622-1:25000
Note: route reserved for trained hikers, for people who know the difficulties very well.