Club News

Now is the 2016 Calendar

2016 Cover

January 2016

 The 2016 calendar has arrived! It will be available at the 'Assembly of Club 4000 next November at the 28 10 € Price for members CAI (15 € for non-members). This year's calendar is dedicated to the Capanna Quintino Sella to Rochers Mont Blanc, whose restoration, sponsored by Club 4000, will be completed in the next season.

As well as at the Assembly, the calendar can be purchased at the offices of CAI Torino in via Barbaroux 1, the Monte dei Cappuccini and at the Library of the Mountain in via Sacchi 28 in Turin; those who live outside Turin can request it from the This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Adding postage (for the method of payment v. "Publications and gadgets").

 

It closes for the 2015 the construction site of Cap. Sella to Rochers

The site closes

With today's date the construction site of Cap. Sella closes for the 2015. In the picture to the right you see the sky-workers who are about to go on the helicopter for the last trip of the season that will take them back to the valley. External works are completed, and the hut is ready to face the long winter period, anticipated by the first snowfall and the temperature which has now fallen below zero.

We have to congratulate the team that has made a big job in often difficult conditions both for the same location of the hut for weather conditions.

As usual on Facebook page dedicated you can see the spectacular photos taken from a helicopter, which give a good idea of ​​the cabin position. Our thoughts turn to the amazing feat in 1885 made by our great-grandparents, who brought to shoulder all the material needed to build this eagle's nest, the conservation of which is also a tribute to their work.

The work will resume in the next season with the restoration of fixtures and the internal parts and the safety of the doorway.

More than ever we need the help of all lovers of high mountains to complete the work. The subscription is always open, you can help by transfer to the Civil Code. 000103565012 payable to "CAI TORINO CLUB 4000" Iban IT91B0200801137000103565012, UniCredit Bank AG. 37, specifying as a causal "Contribution Capanna Sella. "Whether big or small, every contribution is important!

 

(FM October 21 2015)

 

The Club 4000 the Trento Film Festival

autumn edition of Trento Film Festival, Which will be held in Bolzano from September to 24 4 2015 October, has been inserted a mountaineering evening, on "82x1 - The 4000 of the Alps and Mont Blanc between records, history and future." will participate Simone Moro, Franco Nicolini e Diego Giovannini (Both members of the Club 4000) and, representing the Club 4000, our President Daniela Formica.

Click here to consult the full program of the Trento Film Festival of Bolzano.

 

(FM - September 2015)

Completed the "collection" for Claudio Ceccato

With the recent ascents of Droites and Dent Blanche, last September, the socio 30 Claudio Ceccato He completed the "collection" of 4000, which had begun 23 years ago.

Congratulations to Claudio for the achievement, even more worthwhile if, as he confessed, "... it was tough."

And best wishes for many other beautiful ascents in the future!

 

(FM - October 13 2015)

Assembly and 2015 social dinner

 

SAbato November 28 2015, at 18,30 will be held in Turin, at the Congress Center of the CAI Monte dei Cappuccini, Ascent CAI Torino 12 (formerly Via Giardino), thea regular annual meeting of the Club 4000

Pursuant to regulation, this year the Assembly will have to elect a new Board of Directors. We invite all members of good will to stand, signaling its readiness to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., To contribute to the aims of the Club 4000.

The meeting will show the photographs used to make the traditional calendar 2016, which this year revolves around the Sella Hut and will be available for purchase at the price heavily discounted. You can also buy the book "All 4000 - The thin air of high altitude" and other gadgets Club.

Starting at 16 and 18 to the members who can be booked for free visit the Museo Nazionale della Montagna.

20.30 to follow the traditional

DINNER

at the Restaurant of the same Meetings Center.
The cost will be € 35,00 all inclusive. Please point out any special dietary requirements when booking, to be made by 20 days in November one of the following addresses:

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CAI Torino, Via Barbaroux 1 - 10122 Torino - tel. 011 546031

For members who need to stay overnight in Turin remember thatW e entered into a discounted agreement with the hotel

HOTEL DES ARTISTES ***
Via Principe Amedeo 21 - Torino
Phone 011 812 44 16 - 011 812 44 66 fax - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Single room: € 67.00
Double room: from € 95,00

It includes breakfast and Wi-Fi connection.

At the price will be added to the city tax, equal to 2,80 € per person per day.

The hotel reservation must be made directly by the members concerned (not via online agencies), referring to the agreement signed with the Club 4000.

A wide selection of hotels on www.booking.com

We hope many of you will come!

 

(FM - September 2015)