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Val di Mello

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Object Title: Val di Mello

 

Page By: gabriele

Created/Edited: Jun 5, 2007 / Feb 8, 2009

Object ID: 298972

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Val di Mello is ...

... the valley that, inside the Masino mountains, on its south (Italian) side, divides the main ridge (Badile-Castello) from the ridge coming toward west from Monte Disgrazia.

... known as the little Yosemite,
... the best (I think) granite rock climbing area of Europe hosting routes (up to 600m) that can be climbed all year long
... and in winter some of very fine icefall climbs
... and in spring and summer a fabulous site for family hikes and picnics :)

and now it is a Natural Park

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gusiaVal di Mello

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And an excellent bouldering area as well.
Posted Jan 28, 2009 3:42 pm

gabrieleRe: Val di Mello

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yes ... but why lose time on boulders when there are 300-600 m walls ? :)
Posted Feb 8, 2009 11:58 am

gusiaRe: Val di Mello

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Depends, what you like!!!I enjoy both!:-)
Posted Feb 9, 2009 3:07 pm

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