Ascent of Monte Tamai on 2020-08-04
|Date:||Tuesday, August 4, 2020|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Car|
| Elevation:||6463 ft / 1969 m|
Ascent Trip ReportAfter a morning ascent of Monte San Simeone.
From NW, Monte Zoncolan col, good trail, including better looking 2m lower near twin Monte Arvenis. Options from car park are the obvious ski service track, and less obvious footpath which starts from just below (W of) col. I went up via the track, which leads past 2 chairlift top stations to a third, then short trail to summit outcrop with small cross and shrine, and another summit a short way to east, which Peakbagger has as the summit.
Seeing the much more interesting Monte Arvenis to S is just 2m lower according to Kompass mapping, and approx P123m, I added it to the route: zigzag path to col, nice path winding past the various obstacles on N ridge of Arvenis, then a split, with unmapped R fork climbing direct to summit, YDS1 on the verge of 1+. Summit better equipped than Tamai, with large cross, trig pillar (stump) and a stone construction. Excellent view, although high summits partially in cloud, including tomorrow's Coglians dominant to N. Mostly sunny despite forecast rain. 40 mins to Tamai, 2h35 round trip including Arvenis.
Tamai and Arvenis photos
Next morning I climbed Monte Coglians.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||744 ft / 226 m|
| Grade/Class:||YDS 1|
| Quality:||6 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Road Hike, Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail|
| Gain on way in:||744 ft / 226 m|
| Distance:||3.7 mi / 6 km|
| Start Trailhead:||5719 ft / 1743 m|
|GPS Data for Ascent/Trip|
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Peaks: climbed and unclimbed by Rob Woodall
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