Brusson, Aosta Valley

Brusson (Valdôtain: Breutson; Issime Walser: Brütze; Gressoney Walser: Britze) is a town and comune in Val d'Ayas, a left minor valley of the Aosta Valley region in Italy.

Brusson
Comune di Brusson
Commune de Brusson
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Coat of arms of Brusson
Coat of arms
Location of Brusson
Brusson is located in Italy
Brusson
Brusson
Location of Brusson in Italy
Brusson is located in Aosta Valley
Brusson
Brusson
Brusson (Aosta Valley)
Coordinates: 45°46′N 7°44′E / 45.767°N 7.733°E / 45.767; 7.733
CountryItaly
RegionAosta Valley
Provincenone
FrazioniPasquier, La Croix, Vollon, Estoul, La Pilaz, Arcésaz, Extrepierre, Fontaine, Graines, Curien, Fénille
Government
 • MayorGiulio Grosjacques
Area
 • Total55 km2 (21 sq mi)
Elevation
1,338 m (4,390 ft)
Population
 (31 July 2010)[2]
 • Total859
 • Density16/km2 (40/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Brussonins
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
11022
Dialing code0125
Patron saintSaint Maurice
Saint day22 September
WebsiteOfficial website

It is well known as a summer and winter vacationing spot, and better known for its plentiful cross-country skiing trails. It is also a good starting point for climbing Monte Rosa. Brusson is part of the Monterosa Ski domain, home to cross-country skiing trails used for several World Cup races.

Sights include the medieval Graines Castle.

Twin townsEdit

External linksEdit

  Media related to Brusson (Italy) at Wikimedia Commons



  1. ^ "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.