11 Jan Guidebook to 77 via ferrata climbing routes in the Italian Dolomites. Part of a two- volume set, covers the north, central and eastern Dolomites. 18 Nov Together with certified mountain guides, we’ve come up with a selection of the best via ferratas you can find in the Dolomites. 20 Jan Marmolada, Dolomites, Italy. One of the few via ferrata that predates the World Wars, this route was first established in It involves hiking.

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How to choose the right headtorch 24 Oct Excitement guaranteed on this high level trekking holiday! In this case there is usually a danger sign indicating this before the section concerned.

Users must remember climbing is a dangerous sport and must rely on their own judgment and skill. Speak to an expert Chat to someone who’s been. Via delle Bocchette Via Ferrata Course: Note that bottled water, if bought at refuges, is very expensive.

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If you have any questions about government travel advice, please call our office. In a normal roped and belayed rock climb, the maximum fall factor one can reach is 2.

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It depend of the meteo conditions of the moment: When climbing, both carabiners are locked onto the protection cable and allowed to slide freely, until the next fixed protection viaa is dolomiites. The whole range is excellent for climbing, both aided and not. Finally, even the length of the itinerary affects the degree of difficulty of a Ferrata.

The following checklist should help you with your packing. The first day of the via Ferrata Course is dedicated at the basic technique tips, we concentrate our climbing day at he most important and basilar manoeuvres for the safety.

Eastern Dolomites Via Ferrata: In addition to the normal equipment used to hike in fferratas mountains adequate clothing, boots, backpack, first aid kit, food and drinkin order to travel a Dollomites with safety, one has to have the proper equipment specific to a Ferrata: Climb the Via Merlone for views of Tres Cime. Soft drinks dplomites are tialian compared to home.


Emerging from the tunnels we make our way to our overnight accommodation m. Walk to the Dibona Hut and transfer to Pocol. All of the technical equipment needed for via ferrata climbing is provided and training will be given.

The Dolomites are also home to the world’s greatest concentration of via ferratas – mountain routes or climbs that are protected by a series of cables, metal rungs, pegs and ladders. We then have a transfer and two short bus rides to reach the small feeratas of Pocol, from here we walk up through the forests for about 1 hour 30 minutes where will find our accommodation for the night, the Dibona Hut. If you’re not happy with your purchase for any reason, we’ll give you a full refund.

If you would prefer to book a ‘flight inclusive package’ using scheduled airlines from the UK please iva our flights department for a quote. Contact number Invalid Input. The Italian Dolomites boast some of the most magnificent mountain scenery on the planet and some of the most iconic. In,andI explored a small part of this fantastic area, and this web presentation is one of the results.

Via Ferratas of the Italian Dolomites, Volume 1

The following items are optional: Such jerry-rigged setups will not save someone if they fall off a via ferrata because they will not be able to take the fall factors involved. The route follows a stepped corner and passes a terrace to reach steep chimneys and a series ialian ladders leading up to the col between the 2 summits.

Resources and Guide Books A page of references and links to guidebooks, other sites, and other relevant ferrate-related tidbits. Are you ready to start? Bottled water is not provided. Each page is divided into sections and each section is described by a title headings navigation.

Efrratas easier day than yesterday, but offering the most stunning views as you reach the top of Tofana di Rozes mmost certainly an opportunity for some fantastic photos – maybe even a selfie or two! It makes a lot of sense to spend some time before coming on an active holiday getting some additional exercise. If there is ever a flight change, cancellation or air-related issue before or during your travels, it’s nice to know you have someone on the Exito air team looking after you.


Via Ferrata Dolomites: the best customized “hut to hut trek”, from 2 to 10 days

Climb to the summit of Tofana di Rozes m. If you would like to send us a review then please use our contact form. Monte Paterno m is another superb peak from which to view the impressive faces of the Tre Cime di Lavaredo. It is quite rocky underfoot all the fertatas down to the Giusani Hut, from here however the walking is much easier going.

The joys of fastpacking 21 Oct In practice since bedding is provided this will amount to a sheet sleeping bag and a minimal amount of toiletries You must bring the following items: The guide to client ratio is 1: This lanyard has 2 separate nylon straps, each of which has a large diameter, auto-locking carabiner on the end.

We record in-bound and out-bound telephone calls to help us monitor quality of service and for training purposes. Civetta and Mojazza Via Ferrata: Visit their website at: A climbing harness and climbing helmet, together with a ‘via ferrata lanyard’ which is used to connect the harness to the steel rope or cable which is the usual form of protection on a via ferrata. The artificial equipment renders feasible an exposed route even to the inexperienced climber, and allows those not versed in climbing technique to hike on ledges, climb vertical walls, and reach the peaks of mountains.

Since group members will carry all personal equipment during the trek, it is important to keep the overall weight of this equipment to a minimum.

You can get an idea of where the ferrate are grouped relative to each other and to the surrounding countryside. This guidebook describes 75 Via Ferrata routes in the Italian Dolomites.