Sasso Canale

Sasso Canale


Gera Lario | Sorico over 1000 m 2-4 hours

Approach
Gera Lario - Bugiallo - San Bartolomeo.

Route
Go up in through the pine forest following the Alta Via del Lario signs to Alpe di Mezzo, which leads to Gigiai (1630 m).
Now head N-NW towards the valley. Over it climb the most obvious of canal on the right side. Climbing easy rocks, you reach the top.
The descent follows the same route.

Notes
Bring the crampons.

Warnings
Check the weather forecast before starting your skiing.
Take with you the avalanche safety equipment: shovel, transceiver and probe. If you don’t know how to use them ask to the Mountain Guides.

Details

Starting point San Bartolomeo (1190 m)
Arrival point Sasso Canale (2411 m)
Height difference 1220 m
Duration 3h30
Difficulty BSA
Orientation South