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Piz Ciavazes 


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Elevation: 9,278'
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Administrator: Kristine Hoffman
Submitted By: eDixon on May 25, 2007
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Description 

Piz Ciavazes is another member of the Sella Group. This mountain is taller and much broader than any of the towers. There are a number of good-quality rotes of medium-hard difficulty. The rock is mostly sound and can be polished from years of climbing in places.


Getting There 

Most of the climbing is approached from on the Sella Pass road. See the route description for more specific details.


Climbing Season


8 Total Routes


['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',7],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',2],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',5],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Piz Ciavazes:
Schubert   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 7 pitches, 820'   
Big Micheluzzi   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 12 pitches, 820'   
Abram Arete   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 12 pitches, 1000'   
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Featured Route For Piz Ciavazes
This is a scenic photo of the entire Piz Ciavazes mountain.

Big Micheluzzi 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  Europe : Italy : ... : Piz Ciavazes
Pitch 1 - Face climb up to a decent ledge below some slabs.Pitch 2 - Climb the slabs up and then through a short corner. Next move right under an overhang to a ledge.Pitch 3 - Follow the ramp up and right, then traverse left on the ledge. Continue up a short corner to a small stance.Pitch 4 - Face climb up and right, then through short sections of chimney and crack to a ledge.Pitch 5 - Move up and right on easy face and ledges towards a small horn.Pitch 6 - Traverse right on face, around the c...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

Photos of Piz Ciavazes Slideshow Add Photo
One of a couple available rappels on the Chamois Terrace trail between the Second Sella Tower and the Piz Ciavazes
One of a couple available rappels on the Chamois T...
Climbing Via Rossi-Tomasi on Piz Ciavazes.
Climbing Via Rossi-Tomasi on Piz Ciavazes.
The entire face of Piz Ciavazes.
BETA PHOTO: The entire face of Piz Ciavazes.
Bottom of the Gamsband trail just east of Sella Pass
Bottom of the Gamsband trail just east of Sella Pa...
Hiking below the Chamois Terrance trail back towards Sella Pass.  The Langkofel (Sassolungo) in the distance.
Hiking below the Chamois Terrance trail back towar...
Piz Ciavazes, Right side; home of Schubert, via Irma, Kleiner Micheluzzi, and Rampenfuehre.
Piz Ciavazes, Right side; home of Schube...
Piz Ciavazes from Pian Schiavaneis
BETA PHOTO: Piz Ciavazes from Pian Schiavaneis
Piz Ciavazes from Sella Pass highway descending towards Canazei.
BETA PHOTO: Piz Ciavazes from Sella Pass highway descending to...
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