New route on South Face of Cima Grande, bolted by Cristoph Hainz and Gerda Schwienbacher by 08.06.2019

Statistics

275

m

279

m

17

max┬░

Difficulty

FATMAP difficulty grade

Difficult

Description

Difficulty V- or IV A0 (mandatory IV), 47 rope lengths, 1050m climbing route, 600m altitude difference.

Protection: glue in bolts and normal bolts, all belay stations are glue in bolts or belay chains.

A stand can be found at an hourglass and another at a rocky outcrop.

Material: 12 quickdraws, some 120cm slings, rappel device and a couple locking carabiners, 50m single rope and a couple of prusiks.

Time: 6-9 hours for a classic rope team of 2 people.

Acces: from the Auronzo hut 25min.

Descent: via the Normal Route 2,5-3 hrs.

Character: very enjoyable climbing in mostly good rock over spikes, towers, ledges and gorges.