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Alpine BIVOUACS in the Aosta Valley (Gressoney Valley)

 
Alpine BIVOUACS in the Aosta Valley <b>(Gressoney Valley)</b>

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Location: Aosta Valley, Italy, Europe

Object Title: Alpine BIVOUACS in the Aosta Valley (Gressoney Valley)

 

Page By: Antonio Giani, Corvus

Created/Edited: Sep 5, 2009 / Jan 22, 2015

Object ID: 549630

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DEGREE OF DIFFICULTY

- Alpine BIVOUACS in the Aosta Valley (Gressoney Valley) -

    A L P I N I S M


  • F= Easy
  • PD= Slightly difficult
  • AD= Rather difficult
  • D= Difficult

    H I K I N G


  • T= Tourist – Itineraries on footpaths, mule tracks or wide paths. Don't present orienteering problems.
  • E= Excursion route without technical difficulty – Itineraries on footpaths or trails on different ground types (grassy meadows, rocky ground). Orienteering capacity and good training to walk some hours are required.
  • EE= Trekking routes for expert hikers – Sign-posted itineraries with some difficulties: slippery, grassy or rocky ground, rocky or snowy slope or easy climbing passage (use of hands necessary). Only for experienced mountain hikers with at secure step, a good feeling for balance. Physical training for 1-day walk required.
  • EEA= Trekking routes for expert hikers with equipment – Equipped tracks or "vie ferrate". Technical equipment required.

Alpine BIVOUACS

Denomination: Bivacco MONT CRABUN Monte Crabun


Altitude: 2.674m
Route: From Aosta (583m) - Nus (529m) - Châtillon (549m) - Verrès (391m) - Pont Saint Martin (345m) - Perloz (661) - Marine (814m) - Fey (1.080m) - Bivouac (2.674m)
Time: 4h'00 - 4h'15 from Fey (1.080m)
Difficulty: E
Opening period: Always opens
Owner: Comune di Perloz
Places: 6
Climbs and excursions: Monte Crabun (2.710m)
Internet: -


Denomination: Bivacco FELICE GIORDANO Balmenhorn


Altitude: 4.166m
Route: From Aosta (583m) - Nus (529m) - Châtillon (549m) - Verrès (391m) - Pont Saint Martin (345m)- Lillianes (655m) - Fontainemore (760m) - Issime (960) - Gaby (1.047m) - Gressoney Saint Jean (1.385m) - Gressoney La Trinitè (1.624m) - Rifugio Gnifetti (3.647m) - Bivouac (4.166m)
Time: 2h'00 - 2h'15 from Rifugio Gnifetti (3.647m)
Difficulty: EE/F
Opening period: Always opens
Owner: C.A.I. Sezione di Varallo Sesia
Places: 6
Climbs and excursions: Rifugio Regina Margherita (4.559m), Piramide Vincent (4.215m), Corno Nero (4.322m), Punta Parrot (4.436m), Punta Zumstein (4.563m), Punta Dufour (4.634m), Lyskamm (4.527m)
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Denomination: Bivacco CARLETTO GASTALDI Nétscio


Altitude: 2.560m
Route: From Aosta (583m) - Nus (529m) - Châtillon (549m) - Verrès (391m) - Pont Saint Martin (345m) - Lillianes (655m) - Fontainemore (760m) - Issime (960) - Gaby (1.047m) - Gressoney Saint Jean (1.385m) - Gressoney La Trinitè (1.624m) - Bivouac (2.560m)
Time: 2h'45 - 3h'00 from Gressoney La Trinitè (1.624m)
Difficulty: EE
Opening period: Always opens
Owner: C.A.I. Sezione di Gressoney
Places: 4
Climbs and excursions: Punta dell'Uomo Storto (3.014m), Punta di Nétscio (3.280m), Corno Bianco (3.320m), Punta di Ciampono (3.233m)
Internet: -


Denomination: Bivacco ALDO CRAVETTO Alpe Chlekch (Vallone di Stolen)


Altitude: 2.422m
Route: From Aosta (583m) - Nus (529m) - Châtillon (549m) - Verrès (391m) - Pont Saint Martin (345m) - Lillianes (655m) - Fontainemore (760m) - Issime (960) - Bivouac (2.422m)
Time: 4h'00 - 4h'15 from Issime (960m)
Difficulty: E
Opening period: Always opens
Owner: Comune di Issime
Places: 8
Climbs and excursions: Mont Nery (3.075m), Becca di Vlou (3.032m)
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Acknowledgements

I AM GREATLY INDEBTED TO MY FRIENDS: Maria Grazia S - Lupino - Andrea.it - Luca - Corvus - Mamo FOR THE PHOTOS.

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