Climbs 11
Rocktype Limestone
Altitude 2647m a.s.l
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James Rushforth on the crux of the Piaz Arete (VI) on the South Face of Sass Pordoi. © Lynne Hempton

Crag features

Sass Pordoi presents two contrasting faces. The shadowed North West side is long and serious, where's the sunny south face is smaller and less brooding in nature. Both offer superb climbing boasting a number of Dolomites classics.

Approach notes

Approach from the Pordoi or Sella Pass.

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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
  Northwest Face
2 Via degli Amici 6a+ *** 1
3 Fedele IV+ *** 29
4 Dibona IV- * 19
5 Dibona Upper Wall IV+ ** 8
Climb name Grade
6 Doctor Luis F *** 1
  South Face
8 Via Della Galleria (Pordoi, South Face )
S 5
9 Piaz Arete VI ** 12
10 Via Maria/Mariakante IV+ *** 94
Climb name Grade
11 Via Gross V- ** 25
12 Camino Pederiva IV * 9
  Sass Bece
14 Sass Bece West Arete
IV- * 1

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