Lorenzi hut – Cristallo

Monte Cristallo without the help of the cable car


Monte Cristallo. The cable car / cable car that led to the Lorenzi hut did not work. The Lorenzi hut is closed and who knows how long it will remain so.



Date

24-06-2017

Distance

15.50 KM

Hike type

Hike

Ascent

1108 mt

  • Mountain

    Monte Cristallo

  • Address

    Cortina d’Ampezzo, Veneto, Italy

  • Altitude

    2917.00 m

  • Refuges

    Rifugio Son Forca

  • Information

    Rifugio Son Forca

Solo trip from the Tre Croci pass to the Lorenzi hut. Attempted via ferrata to the top of the Cristallo but I immediately gave up because of too much confusion of rude people (also due to tiredness). On the way back, stop at the Son Fiorca hut.



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Difficulty

Expert hikers - are generally signposted itineraries but with some difficulties: the terrain can consist of slippery slopes of grass, mixed rocks and grass, stony ground, slight snowy slopes or even single easy-to-climb rocky passages (use of hands in some places) . Although they are routes that do not require particular equipment, equipped sections can be presented even if they are not demanding. They require a good knowledge of the alpine environment, a safe step and the absence of vertigo. Physical preparation must be adequate for a fairly continuous day of walking.