Forni Glacier Panorama

Wonderful panorama of the Forni glacier, with Monte Vioz, Pizzo Taviela, San Matteo and Pizzo Tresero (all around 3600m). This viewpoint can be reached in about 1 hr from the Branca hut by an easy hike over a side moraine that's part of the Palon de la Mare ascent (from rif. Branca).


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Claude Mauguier - Aug 26, 2005 2:18 am - Hasn't voted


Nondimeno, con questa perspettiva la foto è bella...Ma questo ghiacciaio stà anche lui riducendosi in modo spaventoso.

Rick B

Rick B - Aug 26, 2005 5:23 am - Hasn't voted

Re: magra

You are right, when I was at the Gavia pass hut, I saw a black-and-white picture of the Forni glacier: it came all the way to the Forni hut itself!! Looking down the valleys and the moraines you can really see the extent of the damage.

Claude Mauguier - Aug 26, 2005 5:52 am - Hasn't voted

Re: magra

Sorry, I made a comment in italian, just because that picture was taken in Italy...:-)))))

Gabriele Roth

Gabriele Roth - Oct 9, 2005 1:35 pm - Hasn't voted


in the out-of-summitpost-panorama-posters club :)


steste - Jun 7, 2006 8:41 pm - Hasn't voted

Well done

One of the most impressive pics. I've seen about Forni glacier.

Rick B

Rick B - Jun 8, 2006 2:15 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Well done

Thank you for the nice words. I have now uploaded a larger version to Summitpost, this wasn't possible in the earlier version.



mauri pelto

mauri pelto - Jan 14, 2010 8:05 am - Voted 10/10

Very nice

I would like to use this panorama on a post at on the Forni Glacier

Rick B

Rick B - Jan 14, 2010 5:27 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Very nice

Sure, go ahead! Glad to be of service.



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