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Rifugio di Chierisgeu

Refuge renovated in 2017 by the Santa Petronilla Valley and Pontirone Valley Landscape Foundation.

Altitude: 1786 m asl

Coordinate: 2'720’159/1'134’287

The refuge is not guarded, it is compulsory to register beforehand, via www.patriziatobiasca.ch or by calling the Patrician's Office 091 862 11 74 Monday to Friday 09-11/14-16).

The refuge from June to September is occupied by the shepherd.

The cost for daily use and/or overnight stay is 15 frs per person. The stay is free for children up to 15 years old. 


6 beds, drinking water (except in winter), lighting and fridge with solar panels. Kitchen with wood and gas. Shower and toilet inside. During the alpine season (June-September) the hut is the shepherd's residence. Prolonged stays (max. 2 nights) are prohibited, except in adverse weather conditions.

Access routes:

Biasca-Fracion-Compiett 4h
Biasca-Nadro-Compiett 4h
Cava (Val Pontirone)-Forcarella di Lagh-Costa di Dros 1h45


  • LOCATION Panoramic view
  • SERVICES Open in Winter , Booking required