Featured photo of Adamello

adamello is the higest point of an important mountain group in central alps, beautiful and interesting for the vast and flat glaciers of Pian di Neve, Mandorne, Lobbia, Lares and Pisgana. especially the first, immediatly under the top, is a huge glacier of many square kilometers. normal climbing routes come from val di genova (close to madonna di campiglio ski area) and passo del tonale; from this area is easy to arrive till 3000 m. by cableway, then going down till 2500 and then up to the topo through mandrone and pian di neve glaciers.

Elevation (feet): 11,660
Elevation (meters): 3,554
Continent: Europe
Country: Italy
Range/Region: Brenta-Adamello-Garda Group
Latitude: 46.156111
Longitude: 10.496389
Difficulty: Basic Snow/Ice Climb
Best months for climbing: May, Jun, Jul, Aug
Year first climbed: 1864
First successful climber(s): julius Payer
Nearest major airport: milan
Convenient Center: ponte di legno passo del tonale

Thanks to Alberto Osti and Terrill Thompson for contributing to these details. (View history)

Trip Reports

NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name

There are 3 trip reports for Adamello.

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  • Log #16943 - by Mark on Sep 03, 2003
    Climbed on my study abroad semester from Boston College. Great day climbing.
  • Log #16945 - by Francesco Braga on Dec 07, 2002
    34 years after... still a vivid memory. From rifugio Prudenzini, bivacco Salarno, the Adamello, then in a blinding snow storm to Lobbia Alta. Following day: Mandrone, Presena, Tonale.
  • Log #16946 - by Dario Marelli on July 09, 2002
    Easy but beautiful peak summitted in a wonderful and clear day..