|Difficulty:||Basic Snow/Ice Climb|
|Best months for climbing:||Jun, Jul, Aug|
|Year first climbed:||1864|
|First successful climber(s):||douglas w. freshfield|
|Nearest major airport:||milano|
|Convenient Center:||vermiglio ,val di sole|
Presanella is the highest peak in the Trentino,Italy. Presanella's north face offers classic ice climbing.The peak can be reached from the rifugio Denza to the glacier moraine east onto the presanella glacier through the Freshfield saddle.This is the via normale.
NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name
There are 2 trip reports for Presanella.
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- Log #21494 - by Alexander Haupt on Oct 29, 2008Free-standing lonely peak in one of the most remote (i.e. unknown) areas of the Alps. Stupendous panorama. Long solo ascent from Rif.
- Log #17012 - by John Longhi on Jan 06, 2002When I was ten years old visiting my relatives in Vermiglio,Italy,I would look up at the most awe inspiring, stupendous,and beautiful mountain peak in the val di sole "la Presanella". I...