Via Forca di Lanza

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Italy, Italy, Europe
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Half a day

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Via Forca di Lanza
Created On: Jun 14, 2005
Last Edited On: Jun 14, 2005


We are reached Passo del Cason di Lanza (1552m) through Val Pontebbana. Aproximatly 18 kilometer narrow and on some places steep road. Here try to find sign for path 442a. Look round the abandoned barracks (cassera) and then go trough pine and fir wood.

Route Description

On the marshiness meadow Cjadin di Lance on crossroads we directed right to the Forca di Lanza. The left path going up on Zuc della Guardia and descent over short ferrata Via di Guerra. If you have intention to climb up then i wil prefer direction of slope over Via di Guerra and descent over light path to the basin Cjadin di Lance - but about this on next tour. On saddle Forca di Lanza (1831m) turn to the right over meadov. We are going up to the mulatiera which crossig south slope of Monte Zremula. Walking at hillside over extensive grassy of Zermula enjoy in great view on west Julian Alps with Montassio in foreground. On south Grauzeria and Sernio catch sight of. By small chapell turn right uphill and after some turnes we reach the summit. Now we look also on north side where ridge of Creta di Aip (Trogkofel) raise up. To the top of Monte Zermula we need two hours. Don t run back. Just take one's time and enjoy here.

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