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Alpine climbing routes at Lake Garda

Lombardy, Italy

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For those who enjoy an active vacation, we have lots of suggestions at Lake Garda. Use our Travel Guide as a source of inspiration for planning your next adventure and browse through descriptions and route details of the most beautiful alpine climbing routes.
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The 10 Most Beautiful alpine climbing routes at Lake Garda

Short traverse at the end of the second pitch
Alpine climbing · Lake Garda Mountains
Primi Sogni (south face, Monte Colodri)
Premium content Difficulty VI+ moderate
1.4 km
3:30 h
300 m
300 m
Initially over inclined slabs, in the second part steeper wall climbing over dihedrals and a Piaz flake, except for the 3rd and 4th pitches, good protection with bolts, access and descent via the Sentiero attrezzato del Colodri via ferrata
Peter klettert die 3. SL
Alpine climbing · Arco
Parete di San Paolo: Fuga dal Hades
recommended route Difficulty VI difficult
1
1.3 km
4:30 h
130 m
134 m
Schöne Tour mit zwei athletischen Überhängen und wunderschönen Platten 
Slab climbing in the last pitch (5b)
Alpine climbing · Lake Garda Mountains
La cengia rossa (Parete San Paolo South on the left, San Paolo, Monte Colt)
Premium content Difficulty 6a moderate
1.3 km
3:00 h
200 m
200 m
Very nice route along slabs, pillars and a nice dihedral, already quite polished through numerous ascents, very good protection
Die Ostwand und der Südgrat des Monte Baone
Alpine climbing · Lake Garda Mountains
Monte Baone Südgrat - Via del 92° Congresso
recommended route Difficulty III- moderate
5
3.8 km
3:00 h
300 m
300 m
Herrliche Gratkletterei in leichtem Fels bis III- nach UIAA. Nur wenige eingerichtete Sicherungen. Es kann an Sanduhren und stabilen Baumstämmen gut alpin gesichert werden. Für eine seilfreie Begehung sollte der III. Schwierigkeitsgrat gut beherrscht werden.
After the 2nd crux on the 10th pitch (VII/VI, A0)
Alpine climbing · Lake Garda Mountains
Sulle Pance del Pezol (Parete di Pezol)
Premium content Difficulty VII difficult
3.2 km
5:00 h
304 m
304 m
Nice route with many traverses, good protection, but nothing for beginners, fantastic view of Lake Garda, perfect even on short winter days
Parete San Paolo South on the left
Alpine climbing · Arco
Caldo inverno (Parete San Paolo South left, San Paolo, Monte Colt)
Premium content Difficulty 5c moderate
1.3 km
3:00 h
200 m
200 m
Very beautiful and often climbed route at the Parete San Paolo, climbing is interrupted by short forest passages, very well secured with bolts.
Kraftraubende Kletterei
Alpine climbing · Arco
Il perfezionista (Parete San Paolo centre, San Paolo, Monte Colt)
Premium content Difficulty VIII-, 6c+ difficult
2.7 km
4:30 h
230 m
230 m
Steep wall passages, small cross passages and overhanging sinters, good protection, but should be improved with friends.
Great, vertical wall climbing in the key pitch (6b)
Alpine climbing · Arco
Ape Maia (Parete San Paolo South, San Paolo, Monte Colt)
Premium content Difficulty 6b difficult
2.6 km
3:30 h
185 m
185 m
Beautiful, varied and very well secured route, which mostly follows a dihedral and crack system, crux with a vertical to slightly overhanging wall section in the 5th pitch, descent on foot
The beautiful 3rd pitch (6a) first crosses to the left, then it goes steeply with good jugs straight up into the beautiful dihedral.
Alpine climbing · Garda Lake
Kluckner-Sartori (Parete Dallas)
Premium content Difficulty 6a+ moderate
1.7 km
2:50 h
250 m
250 m
Varied and vertical climbing over dihedrals and a chimney that leads to a large tower, ideal for hot summer days due to the northwest orientation
Start in the Piaz pillar in the 4th pitch (6b/5c+ obl.)
Alpine climbing · Garda Lake
In ricordo di Ale (Parete Dallas)
Premium content Difficulty 6b difficult
1.7 km
2:50 h
250 m
250 m
Beautiful, almost completely homogeneous route in the upper 6th and 7th grade with very good protection, ideal for hot summer days due to the northwest cardinal direction
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Parete di San Paolo: Fuga dal Hades by Johanna
May 10, 2021 · Outdooractive Editors
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When did you do this route? April 09, 2018
Athletische Stelle zu Beginn der 1. Seillänge (VI)
Photo: Johanna Singer, Outdooractive Editors
Über schöne, gelbe Platten klettert man in der 4. Seillänge (IV+).
Photo: Johanna Singer, Outdooractive Editors
Die coole, lange Querung in der 5. Seillänge (V)
Photo: Johanna Singer, Outdooractive Editors
Beste Kletterei in den löchrigen Platten in der 6. Seillänge (V+)
Photo: Johanna Singer, Outdooractive Editors
Monte Baone Südgrat - Via del 92° Congresso by Dorothea
August 04, 2020 · Community
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Photo: Dorothea W, Community
Photo: Dorothea W, Community
Photo: Dorothea W, Community
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