Via Invernale

Via Invernale

Page Type Page Type: Route
Additional Information Route Type: Basic snow
Additional Information Time Required: Less than two hours
Additional Information Difficulty: F (UIIA)
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From Lecco, take the road to Valsassina (Barzio and Moggio).
The start of the route is at Colle di Balisio (730 m).

Route Description

From Colle di Balisio, take the road to "Chiesa del Sacro Cuore"(there is a parking)
From the curch, take the way to Rifugio Pialeral.
It's possible to reach this hut in about 1/1.5 hours from Balisio.
From Pialeral, take the route to Rifugio Brioschi.
Around 1800 m begin the east slope of the Grigna Settentrionale and the Invernale route.
Reaching the top ok Grigna Settentrionale is too easy but in winter, there is often danger of avalanches!

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Miscellaneous Info

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Franz77 - Mar 23, 2005 10:31 am - Hasn't voted

Route Comment can also use ski mountaineering!!!

bye bye

simo - Mar 22, 2006 6:09 pm - Hasn't voted

Time required wrong

From Chiesetta del Sacro Cuore it takes about 4 hours to reach Northen Grigna (1524 m of difference)

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