The shelter is situated at 1993 m.

It is located in the Peaks of Feltre in the municipal district of Sovramonte. The area is also known with the name “Cesta” and it is part of the National Park of the Belluno Dolomites.

It is particularly known because right here there is the arrival of the Altavia Number 2 and it is considered a good starting point for many mountains trips. The inauguration dates back to 28 September 1963.