The alpine huts in Gsies
Authentic | Tradition | Heartfelt
We at Hotel La Casies have visited the Gsiesertaler Almhütten (alpin huts) exclusively for you and interviewed the owners for...
One of the mountain huts in South Tyrol, the Messner Hütte on the Pidig Alm, is farmed by us, the Steger family. It is situated in peaceful Valle di Casies / Gsiesertal between the Vedrette di Ries / Rieserferner and the foothills of the Defereggen Alps.
Most mountain huts in South Tyrol are easy to reach via hiking trails, as is our Messner Hütte on the Pidig Alm, which we like to visit with you on a torchlight hike or snowshoe hike in the winter. We get back down to the valley on a toboggan.
Hikes from Hotel La Casies to nearby mountain huts in South Tyrol are a dream in the summer. From the Messner Hütte you can continue hiking up to Gsieser Törl and then over the Almweg 2000 to Weißbachalm, the highest farmed mountain pasture in Valle di Casies / Gsiesertal, and then back again. Your host Sepp is happy to accompany you on guided hiking tours – for example up to the Deferegger Pfannhorn, Hochkreuz …
Spend a wonderful time at our Messner Hütte, one of the most beautifully situated mountain huts in South Tyrol, and taste typical mountain pasture products like fresh butter and cream cheese.