Ascent of Monte Velino on 2013-09-28

Climber: Valerio Abbamondi

Date:Saturday, September 28, 2013
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Monte Velino
    Elevation:2485 m / 8156 ft

Ascent Trip Report

Summited at 12.05 p.m. after following Trail 6, better know as the "direttissima" (direct route).

additional infos:
Key col might be the so called "Forca caruso" (1.100/1.120 m)on SS5 between Collarmele and Castel di Ieri (Abruzzi) Parent mountain: Monte Amaro.
Velino prominence is between 1.367 and 1.387 meters
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:1619 m / 5315 ft
    Elevation Loss:178 m / 587 ft
    Distance:7.3 km / 4.5 mi
    Grade/Class:Grade I and II (some
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Scramble, Exposed Scramble
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Cool, Breezy, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:1612 m / 5289 ft
    Extra Loss:32 m / 105 ft
    Distance:6.2 km / 3.9 mi
    Route:Trail 6
    Trailhead:Massa d'Albe  905 m / 2972 ft
    Time Up:4 Hours 40 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:146 m / 482 ft
    Extra Gain:7 m / 26 ft
    Distance:1.1 km / 0.7 mi
    Route:Trail 3, Trail 1
    Trailhead:2346 m / 7700 ft
    Time Down:36 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: Velino-Cafornia 2013

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Monte Velino2013-09-28 a
2Monte Cafornia2013-09-28 b

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