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Col dei Bos (Cima Bois)

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Southeast Arete Via Alvera-Menardi T 

Col dei Bos (Cima Bois) Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Rodger Raubach on Nov 22, 2011
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Cima Bois lies on the North side of the Falzarego Pass-Pocol highway from Cortina. It's characterized by a lovely triangular face tapering to a narrow arete towards the summit.

Getting There 

Driving from Cortina d'Ampezzo; takes less than an hour.

Climbing Season

Weather station 18.9 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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Classic Climbing Routes in Col dei Bos (Cima Bois)

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Col dei Bos (Cima Bois):
Southeast Arete Via Alvera-Menardi   5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, Alpine, 12 pitches, 1000'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Picture of the Alvera route on Cima Bois (Col Dei ...

Southeast Arete Via Alvera-Menardi 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b  Europe : Italy : ... : Col dei Bos (Cima Bois)
The route is fairly obvious and aims towards a prominent chimney several pitches up the face. Entering the chimney is the first crux of the route and is UIAA Grade V+, or Yosemite Decimal System 5.7/5.8. As one ascends the ever narrowing face, the options are decreasing, until the crest of the arete is reached. Stay left towards the top of the route. The rock is decently solid, and opportunities for protection are also good. The descent is a walk off and ramble downhill from the col to parking a...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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