The "King of Dolomites", highest peak of the eastern Dolomites. Great view over Cadore valleys to Adria. The easiest route is the northern one "Laste", a steep, narrow ridge which we called "stairway to heaven".
|Best months for climbing:||Jul, Aug, Sep|
|Year first climbed:||1860|
|First successful climber(s):||Matteo Ossi|
|Nearest major airport:||Milano|
|Convenient Center:||Cortina d'Ampezzo|
NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name
There are 3 trip reports for Antelao.
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- Log #17023 - by Michele Gusmeroli on Aug 08, 2002From Galassi hut 2020 meters on sea level to "forcella piccola" 2100 and then South (well marked path) till you reach 2400. Climb to "La Bala" is easy if the rock is dry and you...
- Log #17024 - by Giuseppe Marengon on Aug 07, 2002Starting from Rifugio Antelao (mt. 1850), we climbed the Antelao southern peak Cima Fanton (mt. 3150). The route is very long (6 hours), mostly I and II, but with a 30 mt III step. One of the...
- Log #17025 - by Giuseppe Marengon on Aug 07, 2002Not difficult, but requiring careful and expertise. If you are well trained, you can climb it in one day, leaving your car in San Vito di Cadore. Sleeping at Rifugio Galassi allows splitting the...