Via Ferrata del Vajont, the Ferrata della Memoria

Ferrata della Memoria - Vajont

Via ferrata del Vajont, a different way to remember the Vajont disaster Via Ferrata della Memoria, also referred to as Via Ferrata del Vajont, is a new via ferrata based on an idea by Fabio Bristot, a member of the Bellunese Dolomites Mountain Rescue squad who wanted to remember the Vajont tragedy through this new …

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Via ferrata Maria e Andrea Ferrari up Ra Bujela

Via ferrata Maria e Andrea Ferrari up Ra Bujela To the delight of all via ferrata lovers, the Cortina Mountain Guides have recently equipped a new ferrata up Ra Bujela, the northernmost of the two rocky towers in the Tofana group. The chairlift that leads from the Duca Aosta hut to the Pomedes hut passes …

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Sentiero Olivieri

Mountain goats.

Olivieri path, an equipped “Sentiero” from Pomedes to Ra Valles Olivieri path (Sentiero Olivieri) is a nice equipped path facilities that joins Rifugio Pomedes (2303 m) with rifugio Ra Valles (2470 m). It is important to not confuse the Sentiero Olivieri with the similar sounding Via ferrata Giuseppe Olivieri, as the latter is an challenging …

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An original grotto on Tofana

Grotta di Tofana entrance

The grotta di Tofana on the lower bastion of the Tofana di Rozes During the mid-half of latter century the Grotta di Tofana was a highly popular outing with visiting tourists, now though it is has fallen into disuse. I believe though that the walk and ferrata remains a highly interesting outing, above all in …

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The ferrata degli Alpini on Col dei Bos

Ferrata Col dei Bos

Ferrata Col dei Bos – Dolomites of Ampezzo In November 2007 the Italian military, based in Bolzano, established the via ferrata Col dei Bosferrata col dei bos alpini. This “Via ferrata degli Alpini” follows the line of an existing route and works were completed in November 2008.The ferrata ascends the South Face of the Col …

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