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MONTE PELMO – NORMAL ROUTE

It will take us two days to conquer one of the highest mountain peaks in Dolomites. An imposing structure, resembling a giant block which is a mixture of climbing rocks and paths. It is a long way up, and it takes two days to fully experience and appreciate the thin air up at the top.

Monte Pelmo climbing path via normal route is time consuming but rich experience, filled with vertiginous overhangs and easy rock walls. First day in the afternoon we’ll reach refuge Venezia, situated under austere rocks of mount Pelmo to stay overnight.
Second day,  after a short walk we’ll reach the beginning of the climbing route.  This will lead us to the vast central basin, which gives Pelmo it’s unique shape, passing across the famous Ball ledge filled with mixture of climbing routes and walking paths. We’ll slowly go up whilst witnessing scenic views of primeval beauty, until getting near the summit crest. A few last brave vertiginous steps will take us to the summit, a true panoramic view of the Southern Dolomites.  A wel- deserved rest at the top of Pelmo,  cannot be compared to anything money can buy.
Return is along the same route. Once arrived at the refuge Venezia, and finally had that long awaited beer, we’ll slowly continue our descend.



To know
Itinerary: Chosen Itinerary will be at Guide’s discretion, based on each participant’s technical abelites. Guide can at any time change, modify and/or stop the activity due to the lack of minimal safety measures.

Health and fitness requirements: Participants must  be highly fit and in good health. Any health issues must be communicated upon booking,  prior to undertaking any physical activities related with the chosen programme. This is for your own safety and the safety of the group!

Weather and programme change: Travelsport Team Member has a right to modify a programme at any time during the activity, based on  the changing weather conditions, or for any other reason which could jeopardies the safety and security of the participants.

Term and conditions: link.
  • Starting  point: 15pm at Locanda Tana de l’Ors at Forno di Zoldo
  • Finish:  Next day at 17pm at Locanda Tana de l’Ors at Forno di Zoldo
  • Difficulty: MEDIUM grade, suitable for experienced climbers familiar with alpine terrain.
  • Difference in height: 1st day - 400mt D+ | 2nd  day 1200mt D+, 1600mt D-
  • Clothing and equipment: Technical alpine clothing, wind/waterproof jacket, gore-tex for cold weather), harness, , climbing helmet, approach shoes, 20L backpack,  energy snacks  and drink, sleeping bag. Travelsport may provide all required technical equipment.
  • Included Services:  Accompanying Alpine Guide UIAGM, insurance. Pick up and drop off to and from the main meeting points at Valle Agordina may be arranged
  • Excluded Services: Arrival and pick up from lifts. Unless specified otherwise in the Included services above, all other services are duly excluded.
  • Number of participants: Min 2. Possible also for 1 person at the same cost
  • Changes or Cancellations due to adverse weather conditions: A new activity date will be agreed. If the new date cannot be set, the booking will be refunded in full.

Route

  1. Punto di ritrovo
  2. Punto di ritrovo