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Albigna Hut

Mountain hut · Bregaglia Engadin · 2,328 m
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Located above the artificial Albigna lake, this hut is an excellent starting point for excursions and crossing over into the surrounding valleys. 

A cable car running from Pranzairia to the Albigna Dam makes the hut easily accessible.

The hut is open from mid-June to mid October, has 85 sleeping places , running water and showers.

Off Season there is a winter room available. T

 

Sleeping bags are obligatory.

For hygienic reasons it is obligatory to bring a hut sleeping bag and a pillowcase. These items can also be rented.

Further info

Dogs and dog owners are welcome. Day guests with dogs are very welcome on the terrace. For hygienic reasons, dogs are not allowed in the restaurant, dining room and dormitories. For overnight guests with dogs it is necessary that the dog can sleep alone and quietly in the entrance room on a blanket.

No WLAN

The cell phone reception outside at the flagpole is pretty good (with Swisscom).

The hut belongs to the SAC section Hoher Rohn.

 

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Update: March 18, 2021

Sleeping berths

Winter room
1

General


Families

Features

Pets permitted
Shower

Services

Wireless coverage

Seminar

Suitable for seminars

Kurse und Seminare

La Capanna verfügt über einen separaten Raum, welcher sehr gut für Kurse und kleine Seminare geeignet ist. Beamer und Leinwand können benutzt werden. Bitte im Vorfeld  absprechen, ob der Raum verfügbar ist.

Winterroom

Winterroom available

Prices

from   CHF65.00

Overnight stay with half board (dinner, breakfast, tea for the excursion)

 

  • SAC members and members of organizations with the right of reciprocity, serving members of the army, civil service, border guards, police, emergency services CHF 65.-
  • SAC youth CHF 54.-
  • Adults 18 years and older CHF 77.-
  • groups of 4 and more with guide CHF 73.-
  • young people up to 18 years CHF 59.-
  • children up to six years of age accompanied by adults CHF 19.-
  • mountain guides 41.-

 

Address

Albigna Hut
Capanna Albigna
7603 Vicosoprano

Accessibility

by cableway

Getting there

Anreisen - Bregaglia Engadin Turismo

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'770'667E 1'133'357N
DD
46.329915, 9.655205
DMS
46°19'47.7"N 9°39'18.7"E
UTM
32T 550431 5130912
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Access trail to the mountain hut

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Duration 3:00 h
Ascent 236 m
Descent 1,140 m

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Duration 4:30 h
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Descent 179 m

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Von Mitte Juni bis Anfang Oktober ist die Hütte bewartet. 

Special features

Families Pets permitted Shower by cableway Wireless coverage

Albigna Hut

Annamaria Crameri und Martin Ruggli
Capanna Albigna
7603 Vicosoprano
Phone 0041 81 822 14 05 Mobile phone +41 81 822 14 05
Phone/Valley +41 81 822 14 05
1600 m 1800 m
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1600 m 1800 m
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