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Ortler Ascent in South Tyrol

Ascent in South Tyrol
Ascent in South Tyrol
Ascent in South Tyrol
Ascent in South Tyrol

Get ready to challenge yourself and join experienced guide, Filippo on this amazing in South Tyrol in Italy. This traverse will take you up the Hintergrat Ridge, across the summit of Ortler, and down the Normal Route, offering stunning views of the surrounding Alps the entire way.

Private

Alps

2 Days

Jun - Sep

Fit

Intermediate


Highlights

* Climb to the top of South Tyrol

* Explore one of the most scenic ridges in the alps

* Two-day guided tour with overnight stay at the Coston/Hintergrat Hut.

Description

Climb Ortler, the highest peak in South Tyrol, via the Hintergrat ridge in summer. This challenging route offers stunning views of the surrounding Alps, but it is important to be well-prepared and experienced before attempting it.

Ortler is the highest mountain in the Ortler Alps, and the highest peak in the province of South Tyrol. This titanic glaciated mountain has an outstanding peak of 3,905 meters (12,812 feet) and is known for its challenging mountaineering routes, and its stunning views of the surrounding Alps.

On day one, we will meet in Solda and check our backpacks and equipment. Then, we will hike to the Coston/Hintergrat Hut for a half-board overnight stay.

On day two, we will wake up early and ascend the Hintergrat ridge. The first section is over broken rocks and steep snow, followed by a rocky ridge with mixed and rock passages around grade III (with two grade IV passages). The scenery is spectacular. (about 5-6 hours) Once we reach the summit, we will descend by the normal route on the glacier and equipped rock passages to the Payer Hut. Finally, we will hike back to the starting point.

I'm here to help you prepare and guide you every step of the way, so you can fully enjoy your adventure on the Hintergrat Ridge.

Contact me today to embark on this unforgettable adventure in Italy!

Price includes

- Guiding fee

- Transportation start and back

Price details

Included: rental gear (crampons, harness, helmet, carabiners, rope, ...), guiding services. Not included: hut half board expenses for yourself and for the guide.


Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival to Solda

Meet with the guide in Sulden (possibility to arrange together for transportation to the meeting place), check backpack and equipment and climb to the Coston/ Hintergrat Hutte, with half-board overnight stay.

Day 2: Ortler Ascent

Wake up early, breakfast and climb the Hintergrat ridge. From the summit descent by the normal route. Return to the car around 4PM.

 

Equipment you will need to bring

For this trip you'll need: * Crampons * Ice Axe * Harness * Helmet * Sunglasses * Backpack * Water bottle * 2 screw carabiner


About the guide

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Filippo

5.00

(1)

Aspirant Guide

Hello! I´m Filippo, I´m 32 years old and for the last 15 years I´ve been climbing and skiing in the Alps, as well as getting a law degree... I live and work in the Dolomites, am a member of the Collegio Guide Alpine Sudtirol, and am co-founder of the ALL MOUNTAIN Guides group.

Climbing the peaks via normal routes, via ferratas, rock climbing routes, or just by hiking the trails in the Dolomites is my job but first and foremost my great passion, which I share with my guests, along with the customs, traditions of the place, as well as the climbing rope!

Contact a mountain guide of the Dolomites for one of the proposed experiences or for a personalized one, to live a day accompanied with professionalism and competence by an expert of these unique mountains!

My motto? Live Simply! ;) See you out there!!!

Languages

English | Italian

Certificates

IFMGA | UIAGM

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What people are saying about Filippo

Javier

5.00

Everything was perfect and Marija extraordinary. I would repeat!


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