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Routes in First Sella Tower

Delenda Carthago T 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Normal Route (South-East Side) T 5.3 3+ 10 III 9 VD 3a
Steger T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Tissi Route T 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Trenker T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b

Description

The first of the five Sella towers. They are the summits located to the west end of the Sella group. First Sella Tower is the smallest, however most popular. The climbing is of an easier grade and the approach is short and straightforward. This leads to a highly polished climbing surface.

Getting There

To approach the First Sella Tower, park at the top of Sella Pass. Most of the approaches take about 30 minutes.

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Classic Climbing Routes at First Sella Tower

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Steger
Trad, Alpine 4 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Tissi Route
Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Steger 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Alpine 4 pitches
Tissi Route 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
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very easy access, 20 minutes hike, so be prepared to wait or to choose the route where there is no traffic. this is probably one of the busiest peaks in the dolomites. the routes dry pretty fast after rain.
a good idea is to start later in the day, then it´s generally quieter. Feb 11, 2010

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