ALONG THE BIANCOGRAT
From mid June to mid September

Biancograt is a great itinerary, leading on the top of the most eastern 4000 meters peak of the whole Alps. Mostly snowy, in a hypothetical ranging of the most beautiful ridges in the Alps, Biancograt would surely be in the top places.

The beautiful and unique climb line it's surely a succession of strong emotions for any mountaineer. Definitely one of the most beautiful ridges in the Alps.

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Travel Program

1stDay

Walk up to Tschierva Hut

Meeting with the mountain guide early in the morning and transfer to Roseg Valley in Switzerland. Walk up to Chamanna Tschierva m 2583, Dinner and overnight.

Walk up 700 m - 3/4 hours


2ndDay

Climb to the top and crossing along Fortezzagrat

Departure around 4:00, along a debris trail and some short ferrata leading us up to Fourcla Prevalsa m 3430. From there begins the sinuous snowy ridge, sometimes narrow and steep up to 50°. Don’t worry, normally there is a very good trail. Reached the Pizzo m 3995 the ridge becomes rocky with steps up to grade III° until the summit. The descent takes place on the opposite side through the Italian regular route and the Fortezzagrat. Dinner and overnight at Diavolezza Hut m 2983.

Walk up m 1480 + 300 - down 1350 m - 10/12 hours


3rdDay

Jolly day -Transfer Cable car - Taxi

Coming back by cable car and by taxi to our car in the Roseg Valley.


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TECHNICAL INFO: The walk up to Tschierva Hut is along a nice and easy trail. The climb to the top is very long and it goes along a snowy ridge up to 50° and few rocky steps up to grade III° in the final part. The way down is along the opposite side through the Regular Italian Route and then along the Fortezzagrat. On this second part we'll have to do several short rappels. Excellent physical shape is a must to enjoy this itinerary.

The accompaniment of two participants will be decided by the Guide in according to their experience and technical skills.


Is necessary CAI subscription

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Difficulties

AD+ / Fairly Difficult +

Skills required

Excellent physical shape, good training and practice in the use of ice axe and crampons are required, Basic rock climbing experience is required

Duration, Participants and Deadline

Duration Min Max Deadline
2 days 1 2

Equipements

High mountain clothing, harness, crampons, ice axe, helmet, head light

Documents

Alpine Club Card is recommended

Prices

1 person900,00 €per person

Rate details

THE PRICE INCLUDES: Support and assistance of a U.I.A.G.M. Mountain Guide, all the technical equipment in common use, rental of technical equipment if you need (harness, crampons, ice axe, helmet), logistics and reservation to the Hut.

THE PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE: Transfer to Engadina in Switzerland, back trip cable car Diavolezza and half board to the Hut. Guide’s lift ticket and half board will be shared by participants, injury insurance.