Home page Planetmountain.com

arrowIce arrowItineraries arrowCiampa

Ciampa

First ascent: Alessandro Jacod
By: Alpine Ice Tour
Area: Western Alps, Group: Valle di Gressoney, Peak: Monte Rosa, Country: Italy, Region: Valle d'Aosta

Nice line first ascended in 1983 by the forerunner of ice climbing Alessandro Jaccod. Beware of avalanche danger after heavy snowfall.

GETTING THERE

Take the Turin - Aosta motorway, exit at Pont Saint Martin and continue north along the SR44 into Valle di Gressoney.  Drive past Gressoney St Jean and then continue on to Trinitè and Noversch.

ACCESS

The icefall is located on the right-hand side of the Ciampa valley (15 min).

DESCENT

Abseil from the tree to the bolt, or axit left up to a gulley which leads back down to the base.

GEAR

Normal ice climbing gear

Share this page

COMMENTS for the route "Ciampa"

No comments found for Ciampa

Details / Icefall
BEAUTY

stella stella stella stella stella

DIFFICULTY

3+/4

FACE

West

LENGTH

100m

VOTES / itinerary
USERS VOTE:
stella stella stella stella stella
Vote the itinerary
COMMENT / itinerary

PERSONAL AREA

Add your email and password:

Username:

Password:


SEARCH Icefalls

GROUP

Peak

Route

More itineraries
EXPO / Products
Planetmountain.com logo
Planetmountain.com is updated daily: news, rock climbing, walks, trekking, alpinism, freeride skiing, ski mountaineering, snowboarding and ice climbing on the mountains worldwide. Furthermore, climbing techniques explained, gear & book reviews, expert advice, mountain photography, interviews and competition reports.
FORUM
CLASSIFIEDS
Recent Comments
  • Diretta Consiglio
    Salita tanti anni fa, nel 1969, ovviamente senza friend (che ...
    2014-08-18 / renzo%20 Bragantini
  • Welcome to Tijuana
    Ieri sabato 02 agosto, io e il mio compagno Aldo Mazzotti, s ...
    2014-08-03 / Gianni Canale
  • Icterus
    Qualcuno ha qualche informazione sulla via sportiva Mr Berna ...
    2014-08-02 / Michele Marchesoni
  • La beffa
    Portare Camalot dal 0.3 fino al #1, anche qualche stopper. L ...
    2014-07-18 / Luciano Calvelo