Corno Nero Climber's Log

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Kostěj - Jul 27, 2021 2:00 am Date Climbed: Jul 19, 2021

Normal route

Climbed solo from Biv. Giordani.


arosusi - Jul 10, 2020 2:16 am Date Climbed: Jul 5, 2020

Normal route  Sucess!

5 summits in one day


boriskrielen - Feb 5, 2018 4:55 am Date Climbed: Aug 21, 2017

Normal route, solo from the valley  Sucess!

Climbed it solo in 1 day up & down from Staffal in the valley (1825m) #nonstopsolo


jck - Sep 12, 2016 6:25 am Date Climbed: Sep 7, 2016

Nice  Sucess!

Short but pretty steep and icy. Last part of our day at Monte Rosa.


Chandra - Sep 1, 2016 12:04 pm Date Climbed: Aug 26, 2016

What a place  Sucess!

Short, steep and icy way to the rocky summit. Spectacular views are guaranteed.


il.rocciatore - May 11, 2016 7:45 am

Route Climbed: Normal Route Date Climbed: may 2016  Sucess!

After passages in the area in summer 2014 (bad weather / no visibility) and summer 2015 (unexperienced company) without climbing Corno Nero, I passed again in spring 2016.

This time the conditions in the small face were bad. To icy to kick small steps, too much firn to make proper belays on ice screws. I finally soloed the small face by use of a second ice axe of my climbing partner, who preferred to come back another day to climb it in better conditions.


Lodewijk - Dec 20, 2015 3:33 pm Date Climbed: Aug 7, 2015

Madonna  Sucess!

Climbed together with Roeland. Nice short, but steep climb along the Face combined with some rocks to get to the Madonna. Airy summit, I liked it a lot.


JanVanGenk - Nov 3, 2014 7:18 pm Date Climbed: Jul 19, 2014

Traverse  Sucess!

Climbed as the fifth summit during the solo traverse of the 6 Monte Rosa peaks (Zumsteinspitze, Signalkuppe, Parrotspitze, Ludwigshöhe, Schwarzhorn, and Vincent Pyramid) in one day from the Mantova hut.


alpinbeta - Oct 4, 2014 4:59 am Date Climbed: Aug 17, 2014

Normal route  Sucess!

From Rifugio Mantova


Valtho - Sep 3, 2014 5:30 pm Date Climbed: Jul 2, 2013

Tick the box  Sucess!

nice little summit to climb from the plateau.


markthejock - Aug 14, 2013 11:17 am Date Climbed: Jul 25, 2013

Nice little summit  Sucess!

Definitely the most interesting of the summits between Signalkuppe and Piramide Vincent. A lot of people didn't go to the actual summit though...and it was a bit of a bottleneck waiting for people trying to down climb.


markhallam - Jul 14, 2013 1:39 pm Date Climbed: Jul 6, 2013

Exciting finish  Sucess!

Climbed en route to the Signalkuppe & Dufourspitze with rgg & Alasdair. The finish is quite exposed - a good warm up for the Dufour next day.


rgg - Jul 8, 2013 4:34 am Date Climbed: Jul 6, 2013

Another repeat  Sucess!

After less than a year, I was back again, this time with Alistair and Mark, on our way from Rifugio Gnifetti to Capanna Margherita. There was more snow than last year, all solid stuff, and there was even some on the final 5 meters which made it a bit easier. Or perhaps I was simply more at ease with the exposure since I climbed it before?


Eelconl - Mar 21, 2013 8:05 pm Date Climbed: Oct 8, 2008

Autumn 2008  Sucess!

All 4000 Meter mountains in Monte Rosa Area in 3 days


darien17 - Feb 4, 2013 10:29 am Date Climbed: Aug 1, 2012

From Gnifeti  Sucess!

Great and easy mountain started from Gnifeti hut,climbed in perfect day without wind but it was cold around -10 tottaly frozen snow...steep ascent great peak

Silvia Mazzani

Silvia Mazzani - Sep 6, 2012 4:37 pm Date Climbed: Jun 24, 2007

A windy day  Sucess!

Standard route from Mantova Hut.


RyanHoover - Aug 28, 2012 2:01 am Date Climbed: Jul 25, 2012

Corno Nero  Sucess!

A fun unexpected addition to the day, and as RGG said, it had quite the bit of exposure on the small summit scramble.


rgg - Jul 26, 2012 3:38 pm Date Climbed: Jul 25, 2012

Totally unplanned  Sucess!

Early in the morning it was quite windy, so instead of the Lyskamm traverse, we went past it on the southern slopes. Even though we intended to descend all the way to the Monte Rosa hut, that left us with some spare time.
We decided to go up Ludwigshöhe, but because the trail passed real close to Corno Nero, Ryan and I decided to climb that one too. We left Adam, our rope and our bags on the saddle with Ludwigshöhe and headed up. Right before the summit, the ridge was corniced, and we got surprised by the enormous drop on the east side. A very airy summit!


cabouckaert1 - Oct 15, 2011 11:23 am

Fun little climb  Sucess!

Fun rocky summit ridge, impressive exposure on the summit!


mooliczek - Aug 30, 2011 12:27 pm Date Climbed: Jul 7, 2011

Short pleasure  Sucess!

Nice climbing, but too short to be really challenging. However, the most interesting one that day.

A part of our trip around Monte Rosa's plateau.
Climbed in perfect weather with Igi.

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