Climbs 18
Rocktype Limestone
Altitude 1600m a.s.l
Faces all

James Rushforth leading high up in Vallunga Valley. © James Rushforth

Crag features

A fantastic steep sided valley in an amazing setting with some fantastic winter ice and mixed routes. Home to the famous Illuminati icefall. 

 

***The Via Ferrata Sandro Pertini is now closed*** - For more information see: http://altoadige.gelocal.it/bolzano/cronaca/2014/10/05/news/selva-scompare-la-ferrata-pertini-1.10061466 

Approach notes

There is a well signposted carpark (about 1630m) at the entrance to Vallunga, north-east of Selva di Gardena.

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Guidebooks

The Dolomites : Rock Climbs and Via Ferrata

A big book to the magnificent Dolomites in northern Italy. This guide covers everything you need for a climbing trip regardless of ability, whether it be sport, trad, via ferrata or a combination of all three. It features all the major areas and is the only guidebook available to have such comprehensive coverage.
More info
The Via Ferrata Sandro Pertini is now closed as of: 15/07/15.
James Rushforth - 19/Jul/15
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
  Via Ferrata
2 Sandro Pertini VF4B *** 67
  Iceclimbs
4 Il Signore di Wolkenstein
-
WI-5+  
5 Yosemite Icefall
-
WI-6 **  
6 Palazzo di Inverno
-
WI-5+  
7 La Dotta Ignoranza Dlacion di Droc
-
WI-5+ **  
8 I Droc WI-5+ * 1
9 Missione Impossibile
-
WI-6  
10 Illuminati WI-6+ *** 1
11 Flauto Magico
-
WI-5+  
12 La Piovra
-
WI-5+ **  
13 Jumbo Jet
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WI-5+ ***  
14 Re di Picche
-
WI-3 **  
15 Perla Azzurra
-
D+ ***  
16 Tunnel D *** 3
17 Palestrina 1
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WI-3+ **  
18 Palestrina 2
-
WI-4 **  
19 Palestrina 3
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WI-3 **  
20 Palestrina 4
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WI-3 **  

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