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Rosimtal - Rosimjoch - South ridge

Rosimtal - Rosimjoch - South ridge

Rosimtal - Rosimjoch - South ridge

Page Type: Route

Location: Südtirol / Alto Adige, Italy, Europe

Lat/Lon: 46.53810°N / 10.63540°E

Object Title: Rosimtal - Rosimjoch - South ridge

Route Type: walk-up, snow fields, light climbing

Time Required: Most of a day

Difficulty: PD-

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Page By: Tomasz Jazwinski

Created/Edited: Nov 4, 2005 / Nov 5, 2005

Object ID: 167418

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The outgoing point is the small town Sulden (Italian Solda). How to get to Sulden, please see the main page of Vertainspitze. Later you should to take chair-lift to the Kanzel station or walk-up on foot (one and hal hours).

Route Description

From Kanzel lift station (2350 m) take the marked route nr 13 downstairs to Rosimtal, later walkp-up along the valley. On the right you will see the Rosimwände ( Rosim walls). The route leads on the rand of glacier (Rosimferner) up to pass Rosimjoch (3288 m) . From here to the left, on the southern ridge, route is marked by stone mounds. Then through rocks (light climbing up to UIAA I-II) and snow fields, to the summit (3545 m).

Essential Gear

Walking pools, wind- and sun protection. Please remember, that you are almost all the time over 3000 m.

Miscellaneous Info

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