Hike to Resciesa
Ortisei – DOLOMITES Val Gardena
Cruzifix / Resciesa outsidePhoto: Dolomites Val Gardena - Harald Whisthaler, Ortisei – DOLOMITES Val Gardena
This dreamlike circular hike offers a breathtaking view from the Eisack Valley to the Schlern area to the Sella Pass. The Resciesa is part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site, located in the Puez - Geisler Nature Park.
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You will reach „Costa dl Cason“ walking north-east from the mountain station. Take the trail no.31 from the intersection to proceed towards Außerraschötz. Along this path, you can enjoy the unique view of the Puez-Geisler Nature Park. Follow the path no. 1 followed by no. 10 until you reach the summit cross (2.281m). Again, you will have a breath-taking view of the Dolomites. Descend to the “Heilig-Kreuz” Chapel. The path no. 35 will take you back to the starting point. The return to Ortisei is possible on foot (about 1.5 hours) or by funicular.
With the funicular from the valley station to the Resciesa mountain station.
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