Fixed rope route "Ettore Bovero"

Col Rosà, 2166 m

  • Difficulty: difficult
  • Valuation of the tour: medium complexity
  • Details of the via ferrata: 65% steel rope and iron bars, 5% easy climbing, 30% path
  • Duration: ca. 4 hours
  • Ascent and descent: 500m of altitude
  • Time of approach: to the first path ca. ¾ hour, from the first to the second path ca. 1 hour. Time on the via ferrata: respectively maximum ½ hour
  • Time of descent: From the first path back to the starting point ca. 35 minutes, from the second path to the starting point ca. 1 ½ hours
  • Position: various

Difficulty and general information:
Varied, steep, exposed rise on good rocks. Thin steel ropes with long intervals between the anchoring-points.

Starting point:
From Dobbiaco we turn left in the Höhlenstein Valley (direction Cortina) until Fiames. We go to Camping Olympia (big sign), 1km after the Hotel Fiames at the right (limited parking spaces).

You will find the via ferrata directly at the camping place (1283m). We go on the large way to the crossing and turn left (signs) and on way number 408 to Passo Posporcora (sign via ferrata). Steep and partially over rock-stairs (easy climbing) to the start of the via ferrata.

Attention on the top! The descent is red signed with the number 447 and goes to the north (attention on the stonemen).


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