Malga_Caldea-Adamello

Trentino-Alto Adige

Malga Caldea - Adamello

Alpine Climbing Severe

Distance
38 km
Ascent
2.3 km
Descent
2.3 km
Low Point
1.6 km
High Point
3.4 km
Gradient
15˚
Malga_Caldea-Adamello Map

This is a popular alpine climbing route which is generally considered to be severe. It's very remote, it features medium exposure and is typically done between July and August. From a low point of 1.6 km to the maximum altitude of 3.4 km, the route covers 38 km, 2290 vertical metres of ascent and 2290 vertical metres of descent. You'll need ice axe and crampons to complete it safely.

Description

Malga Caldea - Adamello passando dal rifugio Garibaldi

Difficulty

Severe

Steep, sustained and serious terrain on rock/ice. Routes will be long, exposed and possibly committing. D, D+

Medium Exposure

2 out of 4

The route features some exposed and/or difficult to protect sections.

Remoteness

3 out of 4

Little chance of being seen or helped in case of an accident.

Best time to visit

between July and August

Equipment required

  • Ice axe
  • Crampons