An Alpine climb to the highest summit in the Adamello-Presanella group (3.558m).
This is the highest altitude inland in the whole of Trentino and from where you can enjoy a vast panorama, from the peaks of Monte Rosa to the Austrian Alti Tauri. This climb should be undertaken only with all the correct equipment and previous physical training.
Presanella, offers a breath-taking view: to the south the Adamello group with its glaciers and to the north the Ortles-Cevedale group.
APT Valli di Sole, Peio e Rabbi
This is a climb, which requires previous experience at high altitudes: to take on this route in total safety entrust the professionalism of the Val di Sole Alpine Guides.
All the information given in this profile is subject to change or alteration and therefore not always absolutely valid. It is not possible to completely avoid inaccuracies due to the very rapid changes in weather or environmental conditions, which can verify themselves without warning. For this reason, we accept No responsibility for eventual changes, which may affect the person involved. We strongly advise that weather and/or environmental conditions be checked before departure.
Please note that the practicability of the itineraries in a mountain environment is strictly linked to the contingent conditions and is therefore influenced by natural phenomena, environmental changes and weather conditions. For this reason, the information contained in this page may have changed. Before leaving for a tour, make sure the path you will approach is still accessible by contacting the owner of the mountain hut, the alpine guides or the visitor centres of the nature parks, the info offices of the local tourist board.
This climb is suitable only for experts fitted out with the correct equipment such as, rope snaphook and harness, an ice axe, an iron spike and helmet. Waterproof clothes, light but warm (the first layer of clothing in contact with the skin, should be made of polypropylene, a second layer should be of wool or felt (for insulation) and the third layer, waterproof windcheater raincoat in nylon or Gore-Tex, long trousers, mountain boots, gloves and hat, a change of clothes, rucksack and water bottle, skin cream and sun glasses and personal items.
We recommend that the climb should be divided over two days. It is preferable to leave at first light for the climb towards the Cima Presanella.
SUPPORT POINT: Rifugio Stavel F.Denza (2298m)
FROM BOLOGNA-VERONA AND FROM BRENNERO
Take the A22 motorway and exit at Trento Nord (if you are coming from the south) or S. Michele all’Adige (if you coming from the north). Proceed in direction Cles, Val di Non, Val di Sole until reaching Vermiglio.
Proceed along the SS42 (direction Passo Tonale) until reaching Vermiglio.
Follow the signs from here to Velon. Immediately after Hotel Baita Velon take the dirt road, which to Forte Pozzi Alti.
Pozzi Alti Car Park (6km from Vermiglio)