ROCK CLIMBING
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    ROCK CLIMBING

    vertical challenge

The natural rock walls, near the Balteo Trail, invite fans of the discipline to test themselves with the verticalness of these places.

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Greeting

La Gruviera climbing wall

Arnad

The wall is clearly visible from the road and is made up of large dihedrals and aretes, some furrowed with cracks and special holes. The climb is more or less technical and there are many ideal routes for beginners or for climbers’ to familiarize with …

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Scaling the Paretone

Paretone rock climbing wall

Arnad

The wall is clearly visible from the road. The wall is shaped like a rock cupcake made up of ledges on compact rock with typical cracks and grips. The climb is purely face climbing on long routes that require a half a day or more.

The activity …

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La Ravoire rock climbing wall

Arvier

La parete sorge dove un tempo vi era una cava di pietra ed è caratterizzata da muri molto compatti e verticali, talvolta anche appoggiati, dove lo stile di arrampicata è molto tecnico e “di dita”. Si trovano 2 settori, uno alto adiacente al piazzale dove …

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Yomo

Leverogne rock climbing wall

Arvier

The wall is clearly visible from the road and is made up of short, compact rock walls smoothed by streams during the eras when the Dora Baltea and others flowed in a sort of gulley, carving the potholes still visible at the bottom of some routes. The …

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Balteo climbing park

Balteo Climbing Park

Donnas

Via Ferrata delle Peredrette

It climbs up along the rock ridges above the terraced vineyards. Going up, the view opens out onto the entire valley, to reach a spectacular blade of rock overlooking the Dora Baltea. For the more daring, a short variant …

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Main section

Biellesi rock climbing wall

Donnas

Holds are mostly crimps and jugs but there are also backhand and vertical holds, everything you need for an athletic and technical climb. Bolting is good with resin pitons in crags and fixes on vertical routes. Be careful of the exposed natural ledge at …

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Right section

Placche di Oriana rock climbing wall

Hône

How to get there:

Pont-Saint-Martin highway exit. Turn left to Aosta. Cross the towns of Donnas and Bard to a round about. Here turn left for the Champorcher valley. 7.5 km after the town of Hône, turn right for Courtil.

Wall ascent: On foot from …

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Climber

L'Onda rock climbing wall

Rhêmes-Saint-Georges

The wall is clearly visible from the road and includes a very steep sector to the left and a slightly steep sector to the right. It is good for endurance despite the short routes. Many holds have been comfortized where particularly difficult but …