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SassoFortino

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About SassoFortino:

A great bouldering area, being developed over the last two or three years. From V0 to V11/12, but there are plentry of projects. The bouldering is Volcanic Riolite and super sweet slopers and great rounded crimps, as well as big volcanic holes. A selection of 20+ sport climbs as well from 6a/b to 8a. Find a Tuscan local climber and get a tour, otherwise you'll never get the value of the area, its concentrated but spread out on all sides of a mountain. Lots of 6a (Font scale) through 7b
Nearest town or city: Roccastrada
Directions: Between Siena and Grosseto, exit Superstrada 223 At Civitella and drive toward Roccastrada then towards Sassofortino. Look for SassoForte and follow the graded road up until it levels off then you will pass a couple homes(on the right) and spring (on the left) the park by the next spring across from the gates of an estate. Hike up the graded trail and take the 2nd left after the big Chestnut tree that has a sign. This will place you by Base Camp and Shelter Area...Get More Info before going
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Camping: Free
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Quantity of Climbs: Lifetime

Forum Discussions (1 posts)

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No Replies Sassofortino (Updated Directions) kevintbeyer 0 Mar 28 2013, 7:40 AM