A few years ago swept away by an avalanche, the mountain hut was finally in 2004 in a safe and sunny location at 2575 m above sea level. rebuilt.
The hut is farmed from the 28th of June to the 1st of October. One night for non-members costs for adults 73, - CHF (as of 2016).
August 1, 2016
Several new or courageously renovated huts we have already encountered in the Swiss Alps. The architecture of the new building of the Capanna Cristallina from 2002 is one of the radically modern concepts: a wooden cuboid on a massive natural stone base occupies the pass height as a bar. The Ticino architects Baserga and Mozzetti won the competition, which the section had proclaimed; The construction time was only a few months thanks to the prefabricated wooden elements of the structure. With the construction, they have succeeded in creating a real landmark and a calming spot in a rugged mountainous environment.
May 31, 2017
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