Monte Zeda

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This peak dominates the lake Maggiore, beautiful view by the top (incl. Piz Bernina!) By climbing the Zeda, you
can taste the real spirit of wilderness, especially as there is no sign of civilization in this area. Access from Il Colle-Passo Folungo (1,45 hrs approximately to the peak) or from Intragna-La Piazza (3hrs approx., easy rock climbing on the Pizzo Marona (2051 mts).

Elevation (feet): 7,073
Elevation (meters): 2,156
Continent: Europe
Country: Italy
Range/Region: Rhaetian Alps
Best months for climbing: Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep
Nearest major airport: malpensa(milan)
Convenient Center: verbania

Thanks to francesco musetta for adding this peak.

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Trip Reports

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

There are 4 trip reports for Monte Zeda.

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  • Log #13891 - by Gianluigi Ferrari on Aug 08, 2002
    In 1965 my cousin and I walked up from Falmenta and spent the night in Ortighedo at his cottage. Hiked to Zeda the following day and hiked all the way back to Falmenta. In 1988 my two cousins and I...
  • Log #13889 - by Fabrizio-Luca Ferrari on Aug 06, 2002
    The place is breath taking and i advise everyone to visit falmenta too as its the greatest place. iv been up monte zeda every year since 91 and it just gets better and better every year there is a...
  • Log #13892 - by Markus Bueker on Jan 27, 2001
    The trail to the summit is a nice, quiet way... on the top you have a wonderful view to many tops of the alps, Aletsch-glacier,etc. And- if you think, the way back is too long..suddenly a car stops...
  • Log #13893 - by Bj√∂rn on Oct 12, 2000
    wonderfull view (Monte Rosa, Aletschgletscher, Lago Maggiore, Milan, Appenines). quiet easy to summit this peak, well marked hiking trails. Parking at Colle (road from Colle to Passo Folungo is not...