Piras on tratto chiave (6c) Drago
(photo Mattia Vacca).
western wall of this beautiful mountain,
unknown to most alpinists and climbers,
has recently , after several difficult
routes were opened.
Probably the longer approach has favoured
the isolation of this wall, which
still offers many opportunities for
There are three routes I suggest,
only one of which is modern.
Two were created by Luigi Scema and
Gianluca Piras and are very exacting
traditional routes where a sound knowledge
of the placing of protections and
a good climbing level are very important.
The third itinerary, "Fattoria Mac
Kenzie", was created by Corrado Pibiri
and his friends. It is a less stressful
route, entirely equipped with spits,
which is sure to be very popular.
I'll let you choose!