Climbs 18
Rocktype Limestone
Altitude 1600m a.s.l
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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: 

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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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 *** 68
4 Il Signore di Wolkenstein
5 Yosemite Icefall
WI-6 ** 1
6 Palazzo di Inverno
7 La Dotta Ignoranza Dlacion di Droc
WI-5+ **  
Climb name Grade
8 I Droc WI-5+ * 2
9 Missione Impossibile
10 Illuminati WI-6+ *** 1
11 Flauto Magico
WI-5+ 1
12 La Piovra
WI-5+ ** 1
13 Jumbo Jet
WI-5+ *** 1
14 Re di Picche
WI-3 **  
Climb name Grade
15 Perla Azzurra
D+ *** 3
16 Tunnel D *** 2
17 Palestrina 1
WI-3+ **  
18 Palestrina 2
WI-4 **  
19 Palestrina 3
WI-3 **  
20 Palestrina 4
WI-3 **  

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