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VIA FERRATA of ALPINI
Acceglio
Monte Oronaye Anticima Est – Pratorotondo di Acceglio (Maira Valley) 
Free access 
Info: Mr. Nino Perino - Alpine Guide
Ph. and Fax +39.0171.99048 - Mobile: +39.348.7391356 

CLIFF of RUSSET 
Acceglio (Maira Valley) 
On the south side and at an altitude of 2000 metres, it is easily accessible with a few minutes walk. The quartz surface is amazing. There is a spring just there.
Info: Tourist Office of the Maira and Grana Valleys, Piazza XX Settembre 3 – Dronero
Ph. +39.0171.917080 - iatvallemaira@virgilio.it - info@visitvallemaira.it; www.visitvallemaira.it

VIA FERRATA of ROCCA SENGHI
Bellino (Varaita Valley) 
Free access  
Info and equipment rental:  Rifugio Melezè - Pian Melezè - Bellino
Ph. and  fax +39.0175.95338 - rifugiomeleze@interfree.it 

MONVISO - COSTA GRANDE 
Crissolo (Valle Po) - Mountain hut Quintino Sella – Pian del Re
Best time in the year:  June-September  
The walls are near the Costa Grande lake. Via ferrata with spit and hooks at an altitude of 2.600 m on a a southern extension of the Viso Mozzo.  

MONVISO - PUNTA UDINE & around
Crissolo (Valle Po) - Mountain hut  Vitale Giacoletti  - Pian del Re
Best time in the year:  June-September   
Climbing in a breathtaking scenery. 
Info: www.giacoletti.it  

MONVISO - ROCCE ALTE 
Crissolo (Valle Po) - Pian del Re
Best time in the year:  June-September   
Classic site that needs bolts and cords. 
Info: Tourist Office -  Piazza Vittorio Veneto, 30 – PAESANA,
Ph. +39.0175.945857 – info@vallipo.cn.it  - www.vallipo.cn.it

VIA FERRATA of FUNS
Entracque (Gesso Valley)
Free access
Info and equipment rental: GESAM Tourist service - Piazza Giustizia e Libertà, 2 – Entracque
Ph. +39.0171.978616, fax +39.0171.978977
www.entracque.org -  info@entracque.org     

CLIFF of QUARZINI 
Frabosa Soprana (Corsaglia Valley) - Hamlet of Bassi
Quartz crag where you can enjoy a nice panorama, it is made of towers up to 40 metres high. The crag is accessible on foot and is in a private property. Best times in the year: spring and fall. 
Info:
Frabosa Soprana Tourist Office, Piazza del Municipio, 5; 
Ph. +39.0174.244010 - infopoint.soprana@mondole.it 

ADVENTURE PARK OF "CHARONTO"
Frassino (Varaita Valley)
The climbing itinerary goes from 1010 mt and 1270 mt, through woods and rocks. On the top, you can enjoy a wonderful landscape over ghe middle Varaita valley. Free access from april to november. 
Info: info@unionevallevaraita.it

VIA FERRATA of CAMOGLIERES
Macra (Maira Valley)
Free access
Info and equipment rental:  Locanda Occitana del Silenzio - Borgata Camoglieres – Macra 
Ph. +39.0171.999305 - info@locandadelsilenzio.com 

CLIFF of BORGA PIATTA 
Montemale (Grana Valley) - Hamlet of Piatta
This limestone crag, nearly covered by vegetation, is the ideal place to climb in Summer as it is in the shade for the whole day.  
Info:  Tourist Office of the Maira and Grana Valleys , Piazza XX Settembre 3 – Dronero 
Ph. +39.0171.917080 -  iatvallemaira@virgilio.it 

CLIFF of COP DE RORE
Sampeyre (Varaita Valley)
The crag "Cop de Rore", that once was called "Rocha Randoliera, can be reached with a five minutes walk from the last hairpin turn just before the little church of the hamlet called Charonto (municipality of Frassino), taking the path on the left (follow the wooden signpost). Three connected sectors and more that 40 routes (grades from 5 to 8A) are the main features of this crag that is covered by an enormous rocky roof and is safe even when it rains. The crag is accessible also through the hamlet called Rore.
Info: Tourist Office of Frassino - Piazza Marconi, 5   
Tel. +39.0175.970640 - 970611 Fax +39.0175.970650  www.vallevaraita.cn.it  

CLIFFS of  MONTE BRACCO 
Sanfront (Po Valley) - South side – Hamlet of Mombracco
Best time in the year: September-June 
There are 3 sectors – the Cumbal Reinaud on the West side,  the Central side, the Combale Tofu on the East side

South-West side –  Hamlet of Robella or Hamlet of Rocchetta - Sanfront (Po Valley)
Best time in the year:  September-June   
It is interesting also because it is not far from "Balma Boves", an ancient human settlement made of buildings dug into the rock.

East side – Rocca Bert - Envie (Po Valley)
Best time in the year:  September-June   
Great climbing place.

North-West side - Barge (Po Valley) Best time in the year: March-October Rocca Borgognona is the most known; also the walls of Lungaserra offer good climbing outlooks.

CLIFF of the crossroads of ONCINO
Oncino  (Po Valley) 
Best time in the year: March-October    
On the longer roads it is advisable to have nuts, friends and some hooks.  

CLIFF of CIAMPETTI and OSTANA 
Ostana (Po Valley)
Best time in the year: April-October 
Little climbing site with 4 roads. 

CLIFF of ROCCIARÉ
Paesana (Po Valley) 
Best time in the year: March-October   
Vast climbing area for expert climbers.

CLIFF of PLACCHE NERE
Pontechianale (Varaita Valley)
The cliff is on the route for Colle dell’Agnello, 300 mt before "Grange del Rio". It has different steps of difficulty and a panoramic view.
Info: info@unionevallevaraita.it

CLIFF of CHAST’LAS 
Roccabruna (Maira Valley) - Hamlet of  Castello
Kind of pyramid that offers the opportunity of climbing on the four sides: therefore it is possible to climb in the shade even in Summer.
Info:  Tourist Office of the Maira and Grana Valleys, Piazza XX Settembre 3 – Dronero 
Ph. +39.0171.917080 -  iatvallemaira@virgilio.it 

CORNO STELLA
Valle Gesso
Corno Stella represents the symbol of classic and modern mountaneering in the Alps of Cuneo. This rock climbing is technical and both physically and mentally demanding.
Bookstore and info: "Rifugio Bozano" Mountain Hut ph. +39.0171.97351 -  www.rifugiobozano.it

VIA FERRATA ROCCA DEI CORVI
Viola St. Gree (Mongia Valley) 
Free access 

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LE VELE – CLIMBING AREA "DENTRO & FUORI" (IN&OUT)
Via Circonvallazione Vigne - Chiusa Pesio 
Membership card needed. 700 square meters of climbing surface outside and 350 inside. Roads, crosses through, circuits, boulders. 3000 holds inside, 4000 outside. 
Info: ph. +39.0171.734421, Mr. Luca Macario +39.388.9427082,  www.inoutclimbing.com - www.allevele.it 

CUNEO SPORT AREA
Via Porta Mondovì, 2 – Cuneo
Outdoor climbing surface 
Info: ph. +39.0171.66469 

"LE BASSE DI STURA" CLIMBING WALL 
Near the Stura river at "Le Basse di Stura" - Via Basse di Stura – Cuneo
Outdoor climbing surface  
Info and reservations: ph. +39.345.6458125 - www.lebasse.it - info@lebasse.it  

CLIMBING WALL of the PIASTRA DAM
Via del Mulino - Entracque
Practice surface on the Piastra Dam. There is a sector for children or beginners, one for expert climbers and one with 2 long ways. 
Info: Tourist Office ph. +39.0171.978616 www.turismoentracque.it info@turismoentracque.it 

CLIMBING WALL of the SPORT CENTER IL FANTINO
7, Via del Fantino - Limone Piemonte
Outdoor climbing wall with paths of all difficulties and sports center with various activities and adventure trail.
Info: ph. +39 338.4815044 email: mickycaruso@yahoo.it 

CLIMBING WALL of the DISTRICTS “BEPPINO AVAGNINA”  
Hamlet of Miroglio - Frabosa Sottana (Maudagna Valley)  
Bouldered outdoor climbing wall
Tree access with your own equipment, 70 climbing routes with various difficulty grades
Info: CAI Mondovì – Mr. Diego Dho ph. +39.335.5475804 or Tourist Office ph. +39.0174.244481   

CLIMBING WALL of CAMOGLIERES 
Hamlet of Camoglieres - Macra (Maira Valley) 
Little cliff with about 15 single pitches of different difficulties. Maximum height 15 m; routes with spit grips and holds. 
Info:  Tourist Office of the Maira and Grana Valleys, Piazza XX Settembre 3 – Dronero  
Ph. +39.0171.917080 - iatvallemaira@virgilio.it   

CLIFF of  BOSCO 
Hamlet of Aimoni – Ormea 
Just 1 km from the Payarin hotel, easily accessible on foot or by car, this cliff is in two parts (upper and lower) and offers a lot of climbing routes both for experts and beginners.
Info:   Hamlet of  Aimoni - Ormea
Ph. +39.0174 391220, +39.333.1341915 and +39.328.4916133  

 

For further information please go to the following specialised websites (in alphabetical order): 

www.arrampicata.it   -   www.cuneoclimbing.it   -   www.globalmountain.it