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Piz Ciavazes  


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Elevation: 9,278'
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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



Weather station 22.4 miles from here

9 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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The approach to the Abram Arete and lower half of the ridge. <br /> <br />Typical Sella Pass traffic - 20 or so Lamborghini's in a row.

Abram Arete 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b  Europe : Italy : ... : Piz Ciavazes
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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 Schubert, via Ir...
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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