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Via nuova - Cima Tosa, parete Nord

Trentino-Alto Adige

bella via di ghiaccio sulla Nord della Tosa

Alpine Climbing Extreme

11 km
2.2 km
968 m
Low Point
1.2 km
High Point
3.2 km
Via nuova - Cima Tosa, parete Nord Map

This is a popular alpine climbing route which is generally considered to be extreme. It's extremely remote, it features extreme exposure and is typically done between February and March. From a low point of 1.2 km to the maximum altitude of 3.2 km, the route covers 11 km, 2172 vertical metres of ascent and 968 vertical metres of descent. You'll need bivy kit, crampons, glacier kit and 2 ice axes to complete it safely.


nuova via sulla Nord della Tosa



Long, committing and complex routes with difficult and sustained climbing on rock/ice and challenging route finding throughout. TD upwards.

Extreme Exposure

4 out of 4

The majority of the route is "no fall" terrain.


4 out of 4

In the high mountains or remote conditions, all individuals must be completely autonomous in every situation.

Best time to visit

between February and March

Equipment required

  • Bivy Kit
  • Crampons
  • Glacier kit
  • 2 Ice Axes