Shelter on Grigna Mountains

Refuges on Grigne Mounts

Rifugio (Shelter) Elisa - 1515 mt. (C.A.I. - Mandello Lario). Departure point for Sasso Cavallo and Sasso dei Carbonari climbs, as well as for other climbs up the Grignone and for interesting crossings. Open in August, and on holidays and holiday eves from May to October. Access: from Mandello Lario track n.14. Tel. (+39) 0341.735649, (+39) 333.7950895. Sleeping places: 15.

Rifugio (Shelter) Giovanni Riva al Piattè - 1022 mt. Located on the slopes of Pizzo della Pieve, serves especially as a departure point for climbings the face of its mountain. Offers 16 sleeping places and is open every day from June to September, and for holidays and holiday eves during the rest of the year, open also upon reservation. Access: track n. 35 from Primaluna; muletrack sign n. 34 from Baiedo. Tel. (+39) 0341.980080. Sleeping places: 24.

Rifugio (Shelter) Arnaldo Bogani al Poiat - 1816 mt. (C.A.I. - Monza). Is located in the Grignone’s large northern amphitheatre in the middle of a magnificient woods of centenarian larch trees. Open from the middle of June to the middle of September (and Saturdays and Sundays during the rest of the year), it offers 50 sleeping places and is a departure point for climbs up the Grignone, Pizzo della Pieve and Pizzo d'Eghen. Access: from Esino Lario and from Cainallo – track n. 25; from Primaluna, via Rif. Riva track n. 36; from Cortenova for Valle dei Molini, track 39. Tel. (+39) 368.3527021, (+39) 348.2831436. Sleeping places: 50.

Esino Lario - 910 mt. Resort just 12 km. from Varenna, it is a departure point for the shelters of the north-east slope of the Grignone. Bus service from Varenna and from Lecco. It is also connected to a driveable panorama to Cortenova in Valsassina. Offers hotels and boarding houses and a «Pro Loco» (tourist office).

Albergo Cainallo - 1270 mt. (Private). Located at Passo del Cainallo, it is connected by a drivable road to Esino Lario (km. 7) and to Cortenova in Valsassina. Open year-round. Tel. (+39) 0341.860131. Sleeping places: 39.

Abbadia Lariana

Abbadia Lariana

In this area you can make many excursions and trips: in the hamlet of Linzanico starts the trail that in about three hours of walking gets to Resinelli Flatland, the trail of the Wayfarer starts at Borbino, an ancient trail that connected Lecco to Colico.

Abbadia Lariana

Navigation Lake Como

Navigation Lake Como

Various theme cruises are organized by the Lake Navigation Management, besides the normal lake navigation service, in July and August, it is possible to take a cruise on the Concordia with restaurant service.

Navigation

Lierna

Lierna

Lierna is affirming itself ever more as a tourist site, the quiet and beauty of this land makes it a very esteemed vacation spot, we'd like to point out the Riva Bianca - one the Lake Como's most beautiful beaches.

Lierna