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Diga del Luzzone 6a+ S 

Blenio Rock Climbing 

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Location: 46.5646, 8.9623 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Colin Winter on Nov 5, 2008
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Not a climb to test your route-finding skills.


A beautiful, quiet mountainous area in northern Ticino.

Getting There 

The Blenio valley is in northern Ticino, south of the Lukmanier pass, and is accessible by road.

Climbing Season

Weather station 7.9 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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Rock Climbing Photo: The dam in its entirety.

Diga del Luzzone 6a+ 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b  Europe : Switzerland : Blenio
And now for something completely different….Is it silly? Perhaps. Is it nevertheless worth doing? Definitely. The exposure on this sheer, concave wall is incredible. Following the plastic is a straightforward yet, particularly in the final two overhanging pitches, awesome experience.The route is 165 meters in length, with five pitches. You have to pay a small fee for the pleasure, which you do at the little restaurant at the top of the dam. That is also where you can get a key that unlock...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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