Mountains as such don’t really exist, you know, but there are many experiences. Many others can climb one specific mountain, but no one will ever invade the experiences that are and will remain ours.”

Walter Bonatti

Rifugio della Balma

The Balma Refuge (also called Refuge of the Balma) is situated in Coazze municipality, Turin province, and is part of the Sangone Valley, Orsiera-Rocciavrè group within Cottian Alps, at 1.986 m.a.s.l.