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Via Ferrata del Venticinquennale

Via Ferrata del Venticinquennale

Via Ferrata del Venticinquennale

Page Type: Route

Location: Lombardia, Italy, Europe

Object Title: Via Ferrata del Venticinquennale

Route Type: Via Ferrata

Season: Spring, Summer, Fall

Difficulty: Moderately Difficult

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Created/Edited: May 19, 2008 / May 19, 2008

Object ID: 404946

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Starting point

Times needed :
less then 3 hours for the ascend
- about 1 h 45' to get the starting point
- about 1 h for the Ferrata

2 hours for the descent along the path

Getting There

Rifugio I Alpe

From the Gajum sources, close to the Canzo's place follow the arrows to the "3° Alpe refuge". From the refuge follow the arrow to the Corni direction (arrows "Ferrata Corni") on a very steep path. After 1 h 45' from the beginning it starts the ferrata.

Route Description

Via Ferrata del Venticinquennale
Via Ferrata del Venticinquennale

The first part is the hardest due to a certain lack of natural footholds and grips so that you must often climb using the metallic chain.
The second part and the last part are quite easy and after 1 hour you are on the summit at its end you can see the summital Cross of the Corno di Canzo occidentale 1.373 m.

Essential Gear

Kit da ferrata

Ferrata gear including helmet


GrigneVia Ferrata del VenticinquennaleCorno di Canzo occidentaleSecond partCorno di Canzo occidentaleStarting pointMetallic rope
Via Ferrata del VenticinquennaleRifugio S.E.V.Como\'s LakeRifugio I AlpeAfter the first partStarting pointKit da ferrata