Rifugio Luigi Brasca

  • Region: Lombardia
  • Mountain Group: Masino – Bregaglia
  • Ubication: Val Codera Comune di Novate Mezzola
  • Latitude and Longitude: Lat 46.265278 Long 9.532222
  • Map n.92 Kompass 1:50000
  • Altitude: 1304
  • Opening Times:  from 29/06/20 until 13/09/20 every day. from 19/09/20 until 01/11/20 the weekends. In case of snow forecast or bad weather we suggest to contact the manager to verify the opening of the Refuge
  • Telephone: 0343 62075
  • Web: www.rifugiobrasca.it
  • Keeper: Mirco Galbiati
  • Beds: 43


The refuge is located in Val Codera near Alpe Coeder in a breathtaking position. Inaugurated in 1933, the refuge was rebuilt in 1946 and finished two years later. Named after Luigi Brasca in 1948, it was refurbished some years later.



Reach the town of Novate Mezzola, past the train station,  take the road to Mezzolpiano, then a muletrack to Avedè, set among chestnut trees,  with a wonderful view on  Legnone Mountain, Novate and Como Lakes. After reaching the village of Codera, the road continues to Alpe Saline (1045 m) and the refuge (4 h)