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Torre Latina Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 7,500'
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Submitted By: Rodger Raubach on Aug 9, 2013
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BETA PHOTO: Torre Latina, West Face; as viewed from the trail ...

Description 

Torre Latina is one of the smaller towers in the Cinque Torri, and home to several routes; only two climbs are listed in the Mauro Bernardi guidebook Klettern in Cortina d'Ampezzo und Umgebung: Dolomiten, die schoensten Routen.

Getting There 

Following the path Eastward from Rifugio Scoiattoli, turn left (North) at a trail junction before reaching Torre Grande, West Summit. Torre Latina is the first formation encountered.

Climbing Season



Weather station 18.7 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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Featured Route For Torre Latina
Rock Climbing Photo: Route sketch (approximate line of climb).

West Chimney 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a  Europe : Italy : ... : Torre Latina
The West Chimney route is only 2 pitches in length, on somewhat lower quality rock than is the Cinque Torri norm. Seen from the West, there are 2 distinct horizontal bands. The first lead is about 100 feet, and terminates on the first band encountered, with a natural anchor on a tied off rock knob, 5.5. The second lead follows the obvious chimney which is overcome by some nice stemming moves; 5.5. Atop the formation there is a solitary tree acting as the anchor for an 75-80 foot rappel...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

Photos of Torre Latina Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Another party following us down Torre Latina's abs...
Another party following us down Torre Latina's abs...
Rock Climbing Photo: Rodger on second abseil to the ground.
Rodger on second abseil to the ground.

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