Sasso Nero (Schwarzenstein)

Elevation (feet): 11,053
Elevation (meters): 3,369
Continent: Europe
Country: Italy/Austria
Range/Region: Noric Alps
Latitude: 47.01053
Longitude: 11.874082
Difficulty: Basic Snow/Ice Climb
Best months for climbing: Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep
Year first climbed: 1852
First successful climber(s): Austrian soldiers and topographers
Nearest major airport: Bolzano, Verona, Innsbruck
Convenient Center: Campo Tures

Thanks to Silvia Mazzani for adding this peak.

Sasso Nero (Tyrolese name is Schwarzenstein)is a massive interesting peak situated in upper Valle Aurina along the border ridge between Italy and Austria. One of most climbed peak in Valle Aurina; from Vittorio Veneto Hut starts Italian Normal Route, an easy snow and ice climb; from Berliner Hutte starts Austrian Normal Route, which is also a basic snow and ice climb. Some other technical routes are available.

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