The rifugio is situated in a saddle in between Monte Galbiga and Monte di Tremezzo and can be reached by car from either from Argegno or Porlezza via Pigra. Rifugio Alpetto di Torno is in Val di Torno above Pian del Tivano. It lies on the hiking trail called La Dorsale del Triangolo Lariani, a trek that runs from Brunate (above Como) in two days to Bellagio. It is reachable from Pian del Tivano or from the Colma di Sormano. Open: The whole year round. Winter months upon request.