The path we are going to take is not particularly difficult and offers a magnificent view of the neighbor Antelao that stands out above our heads. L'itinerario ad anello del Sorapiss si sviluppa in senso orario raggiungendo prima il lago turchese del Vandelli per affrontare poi la Via Ferrata Vandelli sulla Croda del Fogo. The proposed itinerary presents the Ferrata Berti traveled downhill. From the shelter we will descend towards the center of a detrital valley called Busa del Banco. The via ferrata does not reach a peak but connects the Rifugio Vandelli with the Comici Shelter. The Sorapiss Group forms a horseshoe of steep rock walls that are only open to the north. Unico neo è la manutenzione della ferrata stessa, dove abbiamo trovato pioli delle scale mancanti o mezzi staccati, e anche più di qualche aggancio del cavo nella roccia staccato. We leave the chimney and, always to the left, first we follow a series of rocks then a ledge. We follow the track that continues in a north-eastern direction, ignoring the path that branches off towards the south (Sentiero rigato Minazio). Via ferrata di Chiaronto, in Val Varaita comune di Frassino (CN). Alpine Guides Pro Mountain mountaineering school, Cortina Alpine Guides Group - Alpinism School, For better user experience, we use cookies. One of the best tours I've done in the Dolomites! On 13 August I went to Passo Falzarego and walked to the base of Via Ferrata Tomaselli but the weather was too bad to attempt this difficult via ferrata and I was forced to turn back. The descent starts steep and a pass of climbing (I + / II degree in free climbing unprotected) requires more attention. Rendendo così la ferrata pericolosa. Punta Sorapiss (3 205 m s.l.m.) We would like to insert your photos. La ferrata non giunge a una vetta ma collega il Rifugio Vandelli col Bivacco Comici. L’acqua purissima proveniente dai pendii dei monti circostanti consegna allo specchio d’acqua un colore azzurro-turchese abbagliante, da lasciare sen… This first ledge ends quickly and we go up one supported slot where it is proceeds in split climbing along the abundant supports present. Ciao, ma per tornare l’avete fatta a ritroso? Itinerary ideally to be divided in two days by staying at the hut. Although it is often combined with the Ferrata Berti in a circular itinerary around the Sorapiss, we present here an itinerary with departure and return to Federavecia. Via ferrata di Pra Catinat, in Val Chisone nel comune di Fenestrelle (TO). Consigliata corda. La nostra escursione prevede le seguenti tappe: Passo Tre Croci - Forcella Malquoira - Forcella Faloria - Sella di Punta Nera (m. 2738, punto più elevato dell'escursione) - ferrata - discesa ai Tonde de Sorapiss - laghetto e Rifugio Vandelli - Ritorno per Valbona. Continuing towards the Sesto Dolomites we also meet the Ferrata to the Cengia Gabriella, the Zandonella and the Strada degli Alpini. Via ferrata Giro Del Sorapiss - a possible extension to the hike. Have you traveled this route? La vera fatica si fa sul successivo sentiero Minazio che, con i suoi saliscendi continui, è veramente estenuante. We go around a recess in the ledge and we carry over an edge from which the most challenging section of the route begins. This part of the route is free of significant difficulties but attention must be paid to the not always stable rock wire rope - not stretched - tends not to help particularly. Directions for Google Maps available here. This junction is essential to choose whether to go around in a clockwise direction (Ferrata Berti downhill, Ferrata Vandelli uphill) or counterclockwise (Ferrata Vandelli downhill, Ferrata Berti uphill). Il punto di partenza e arrivo del Giro del Sorapiss è il Passo Tre Croci. Our goal is now get off at the Comici Shelter. Leave the car in the hotel car park (1368 m) and we will have to reach the Rifugio Vandelli. We continue now always cutting the wall traversely in a succession of narrow ledges and short traverses always definitely exposed however lacking substantial technical difficulties. To return to the car we will have to keep the left and go up 200 m in altitude on the path that runs along the Ansiei River on the opposite side of the paved road. 3.205 Via Normale (via Grohmann) Avvicinamento: Partenza dal Rifugio Scotter, 1580 metri, da qui prendere il sentiero numero 226 che porta al Rifugio San Marco a 1823 metri, proseguire su sentiero n. 226 per la forcella Grande, 2055 metri. However, this report proposes to take the Ferrata Vandelli alone in an itinerary with departure and return to the same place, without the use of other cars. We continue the descent with at least a couple of points of greater commitment and vertical wall although the well-held rock offers good support for the feet. Sorapiss, also referred to as Sorapis or Punta Sorapiss, is a mountain in the Dolomites within the Veneto region of northern Italy. Continuing towards the Carnic Alps we also meet the Aided path Olivato, the Via Ferrata Cassiopea and the Varmost via ferrata. Escursione molto bella. The brackets are no longer new but do not create problems. In this sense, the Ferrata Berti starts at the Forcella del Bivacco (2670 m) and ends at the Forcella Sora la Cengia del Banco (2416 m). Reached the Rifugio San Marco, crossroads of the Sorapiss routes we follow the path 226 towards north walking first through meager pastures and mountain pines then on rock towards Forcella Grande. Quando venite per la prima volta sul gruppo di Sorapiss probabilmente non vi interesserà la Cima Cesta. 22:05. Cima Sorapiss 3205 slm : la via normale comune (Via Grohmann anno 1864) sale dalla parte Sud versante Forc Grande Biv Slataper. This descent takes place by path sections, ledges and some aided rocks that we will travel downhill. This first section of the via ferrata ends. Meteo Ferrata Berti al Sorapiss in San Vito di Cadore (Belluno). The Ferrata Berti extends on the western walls of Sorapiss. Attention: in 2019 the Brodevani Path is unusable due to a landslide and highly discouraged. In short we take ourselves to the opposite side where we meet some indications for those traveling downhill via ferrata. We would like to insert your photos. Cortina Alpine Guides Group - Alpinism School, Alpine Guides Pro Mountain mountaineering school, For better user experience, we use cookies. Percorsa il 07/2016 Ferrata fatta in salita come inizio dell'anello del Sorapiss. Oggi parliamo del meraviglioso Lago di Sorapis dal colore turchese, e di come arrivare a piedi seguendo il sentiero numero 215che porta fino al Rifugio Vandelli, situato a poche decine di metri dal lago. Hikers of all ages are enchanted by the deep blue waters of this high altitude lake. Before embarking on the long return it is impossible not to look up and see before our eyes i Cadini di Misurina and just beyond the Tre Cime di Lavaredo. Inserted in the Ring of Sorapiss with the Ferrata Berti. Its development leads us to bypass the entire Sorapiss with the result of having to be included in a long itinerary. The images included in the report were sent to us by the users of the site. La seconda volta o qualche altra volta, dopo l'anello delle vie ferrate e salite alla Punta di Sorapiss e Cime di Valbona, forse deciderete a salirla. Durata: 9:30 h - Dislivello: 840 m The next section of the ferrata is characterized by a series of narrow and exposed ledges protected by wire rope. In 2017 the ladders are not in very good condition as the metal cable is not stretched in most of the way. The Ferrata Vandelli climbs diagonally across the eastern wall of the so-called Col del Fuoco. We continue the descent, now no longer aided until we descend the last gully paying attention not to slip on grassy bottom. We pass to the right of Torre dei Sabbioni prelude to Forcella Grande that we reach in the last uphill stretch of this challenging itinerary. from Dogana Vecchia (near Campo di Sotto - reference point the ski jump) along a tiring path that leads to the Cengia del Banco where it crosses the Ferrata Berti (5 hours) from Faloria, along the Tonde de Sorapiss to gain the Ferrata Berti The ledge runs under the eastern walls of Sorapiss with pines and pines to serve as a side dish. Mountaineering excursion on Dolomites, Giro del Sorapiss. Il lago Sorapiss si trova a sud-est della città di Cortina d'Ampezzo, nel mezzo del Gruppo del Sorapiss, in un calderone di alte scogliere. Continuing in the direction of Cadore we meet two challenging aided paths: the Da Prà and Trail of the Alpini Jau Tana. For long stretches we remain adjacent to the high walls of Sorapiss to then detach from the walls and walking uphill towards the Forcella Sora the Cengia del Banco (2416 m - 2h from the Forcella del Bivacco - 6h from the Scotter Rifugio) where the Ferrata Berti ends. Via ferrata Nicola Ciardelli, nel vallone di Bourcet, in Val Chisone (TO). Sul versante sud orientale della Conca Ampezzana si innalza il Monte Faloria in cui è possibile percorrere l'atletica Ferrata Sci Club 18.Proseguendo a sud incontriamo il Sorapiss in cui è possibile percorrere un bellissimo e impegnativo giro ad anello abbinando la Ferrata Berti e la Ferrata Vandelli in un itinerario solitario e magnifico dal punto di vista paesaggistico. These last meters are a bit laborious due to the length of the itinerary but without difficulty until reaching the parking area (2h 30 'from the Comici Shelter - 6h 45' total). Lake Sorapis is one of the most beautiful sights in the Dolomites. Località di partenza: La Ferrata Berti si sviluppa sulle pareti occidentali del Sorapiss. I'm in love with Sorapiss and his ring. The panorama opens now it is possible to see the route taken the day before towards the Slapater shelter. Send them to us and tell us which sections of the ferrata they match so we insert them in the review and in the photo section. Got this down vertical section, we continue in descent immediately meeting new aided sections that help in sections of steep descent as well as in a couple of vertical jumps more typical than one via ferrata compared to an aided path. STAMPA HOMEPAGE RELAZIONE. This trait is characterized from strong exposure behind us while we cross to the left: below we see the Rifugio Vandelli, the Lake Sorapiss and in the distance parking in Foderavecchia where we left the car. The Ferrata Vandelli is a very well-marked via ferrata that climbs diagonally up a vertical rocky rampart taking advantage of the natural weaknesses of the wall. The Ferrata Vandelli is a pleasant via ferrata, of medium difficulty that rises on the eastern side of the Sorapiss Group along the wall of the Col del Fuoco. Punta Sorapiss mt. We will start by following the signs and walking along the CAI 217 / AV4 path to the west first and then to the south west. Ore 5 dal Rifugio. Speriamo che questo testo possa aiutarvi. We will leave the car near the Hotel Cristallo where there is a large open space. We continue downhill to a subsequent crossroads where we take the 226 towards Forcella Grande. Here below, you find maps, books or other items that could be useful in planning this specific itinerary: Click the image to open the bookmark in Google Maps for the parking place to undertake the route. After going down through Via Ferrata Berti, we keep going through Cengia del Banco until the shelf of Mount Sorapiss, a wonderful and scenic observation point on the Conca Ampezzana. It is generally covered in a ring that extends around the Sorapiss group and is combined with the Ferrata Vandelli and the Minazio Aided path. Before starting the vertiginous aided descent, we look up to the Tofane and the Lagazuoi that are right in front of our eyes. We start losing slightly altitude going down in the Busa del Banco that we go up following the indications for the path 243 that rises to Saddle Basa del Banco with a series of hairpin bends. We continue until we reach theentrance to a gully. At their base lies the beautiful Lago di Sorapiss, one of the most striking lakes in the Dolomites with its amazing blue colour. For this report we imagine the starting point at Federavecia along the road that connects Misurina with Auronzo di Cadore on the north side of the Sorapiss group. Se il Sorapiss è il modello che ha ispirato l'Altare della Patria a Roma, questa via è quella che meglio permette di coglierne le linee sontuose. Le immagini inserite in relazione ci sono state inviate dagli utenti del sito. La vetta più alta del gruppo è alta 3205 metri punta Sorapiss, a sud è Croda Marcora (3154 m). The route is traced very well avoiding difficult passages. Meteo Ferrata Vandelli al Sorapiss in località San Vito di Cadore. La via normale è una impegnativa ascensione riservata ad escursionisti esperti con … The descent will have as a goal of the day the Vandelli Rifugio (1928 m) where you will stay overnight. La Ferrata Vandelli è una ferrata piacevole, di media difficoltà che sale sul versante orientale del Gruppo del Sorapiss lungo la parete del Col del Fuoco. Via ferrata - Via ferrata Francesco Berti (Sorapiss). Andrew Gilchrist on the Punta Anna via ferrata route up Tofana di Mezzo. Attach a photo (png, jpg) or more photos (zip format). This report considers the western slope as the starting point of the itinerary in order to stay overnight at Rifugio Vandelli and better divide the long trip. As mentioned at the beginning of the report, the Ferrata Vandelli is often combined in a loop itinerary on the Sorapiss which includes the Ferrata Berti placed on the eastern side. The Ferrata Vandelli al Sorapiss is often inserted into a loop route around the Sorapiss. Il suo sviluppa ci porta ad aggirare l'intero Sorapiss con il risultato di dover essere incluso in un itinerario lungo. Staying in the area of the Cadore we meet many other beautiful via ferratas, among which surely the neighbor stands out Ferrata to the Antelao Glacier. Of course, the loop itinerary can be undertaken from both the eastern and western side. Going down a fantastic graveled trail, then, we will get back to the turquoise lake and to Passo Tre Croci. Situated in the comune of Cortina d'Ampezzo, it has an elevation of 3,205 metres (10,515 ft).In its vicinity is a mountain pass of the same name, as well as Sorapiss Lake (Lago di Sorapiss), at the foot of the mountain. Since to cover Berti it is necessary to take the complete ring, we refer to his report for the indications of the ring loop. The via ferrata does not reach a peak but connects the Rifugio Vandelli with the Comici Shelter. The path is very pleasant and after the efforts accumulated in the previous day and for the Ferrata Vandelli, it's very satisfying and enjoyable. Once around an edge, we immediately walk along an exposed downhill ledge that runs under the impressive south walls of the Croda di Marcora. Alternatively you can leave your car in Chiapuzza and climb the 800 m difference in level with the CAI 225 in 2 hours of walking. The lake and its immediate surroundings are strictly a no camping zone but unfortunately several man-made fire pits have left scorched Earth and used toilet paper can often be seen blowing in the wind.