Bouldering Sites Lombardy Region

Bouldering Sites of the Lombardy Region

There are several nice bouldering sites in the Lombardy region of Itay. 

BOULDERING SITES IN THE LOMBARDY REGION

Prestone
Cimaganda
San Cassiano
Valbondione
Valtellina
Valmasino
Bormio
Selvapiana
Spriana
Val di Mello
Arquino
Gajum
Civate

SPRIANA BOULDERING AREA |LOMBARDY

spriana

Spriana is located in the small village of the same name and a great place to visit with young climbers.  Located the town park there are posted signs for the various problems.

SPRIANA BOULDERING GUIDE

REGION Lombardy
PROVINCE Sondrio
NEAREST TOWN Sondrio
GEOGRAPHY Alps
BEST TIME OF YEAR All Year
APPROACH TIME 1 minute
ROCK Granite
LANDING Very Good
RANGE OF GRADES 5b - 7b
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DAZIO BOULDERING AREA | LOMBARDY REGION

dazio

Dazio is a very small bouldering area just outside of the village of Dazio.  The boulders are in the woods on the north side of the road.  The few blocks are quite large with a good quality of granite that is a finer grain. 

DAZIO BOULDERING GUIDE

REGION Lombardy
PROVINCE Sondrio
NEAREST TOWN Morbegno
GEOGRAPHY Alps
BEST TIME OF YEAR Fall, Winter, Spring
APPROACH TIME 1 minute
ROCK Granite
LANDING Good
RANGE OF GRADES 5b - 8a
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SELVA PIANA BOULDERING AREA | LOMBARDY REGION

Selvapiana is a small bouldering area in the Valtellino Valley. There area only a few boulders and not really worth a special visit, but it is a great option if you get to Val di Mello and cannot climb due to access or weather.  The lower area near the village is the best place, there is a upper area as well, however it is not frequented much.

SELVAPIANA BOULDERING GUIDE

REGION Lombardy
PROVINCE Sondrio
NEAREST TOWN Morbegno
GEOGRAPHY Valtellino Valley
BEST TIME OF YEAR Fall. Winter, and Spring
APPROACH TIME 5 minutes
ROCK Granite
LANDING Good
RANGE OF GRADES 5b - 7b
GUIDEBOOK  

VAL MASINO BOULDERING AREA | LOMBARDY region

 

Val Masino is part of the Val di Mello bouldering area and one of the more popular sites in Italy.  Large granite boulders are spread throughout the valley starting a the village of Filorera.  There are several sectors and 100's of problems.

VAL MASINO BOULDERING GUIDE

REGION Lombardy
PROVINCE Sondrio
NEAREST CITY Sondrio
GEOGRAPHY Alps
BEST TIME OF YEAR Spring and Fall
APPROACH TIME 5 minutes
ROCK Granite/Gneis
LANDING Mixed
RANGE OF GRADES 5a - 8b
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CIMAGRANDA BOULDERING AREA | LOMBARDY region

Cimaganda bouldering area is located around the small village of the same name along SS36.  There are several sectors and over 100 problems cleaned and marked with plenty of additional areas.  The three main sectors are:

  • The Ghiaione sector located to the northeastern side of the town.
  • The Fiume (river) sector.
  • The Fiume Alto sector located on the northwestern side of the Liro fiume.

CIMAGRANDA BOULDERING GUIDE

REGION Lombardy
PROVINCE Sondrio
NEAREST CITY Chiavenna
GEOGRAPHY Alps
BEST TIME OF YEAR Spring and Fall
APPROACH TIME 5 minutes
ROCK Gniess (granite)
LANDING
  • Grassy meadows and river rocks
  • Multipule crash pads recommended
RANGE OF GRADES 5c to 8a
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