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Angelo Baldino on "E' più facile scendere" (6c) (photo Maurizio Oviglia)

Sassari’s climbing has recently discovered this large area in Osilo, which locals had already visited about ten years ago; at that time, they only prepared some belays, waiting for future possible projects. During year 2000 I arrived there, and started to estimate the rock, making it accessible and easy to approach from the bottom. With my friend Davide Berluti, I started to open the first routes, followed by some local equippers and some guests, creating 25 pitches from 5b to 7a+, mainly vertical slabs and leaning, plus some overhangs. The routes, all equipped with resine bolts and chains at belays, are 7 to 30 metres long. The climb is suitable for everybody, great for beginners and pleasant for experienced climbers. The Wall is near the towns and is located in a beautiful area. It is developing, it still has so much to offer, and it has quickly become the reference cliff for local climbers and a great stop for visitors.
  
Marcello Mariano

How to get there:
From Sassari, turn towards Osilo and take the new road, leaving the old one on your right. After 3,5 km along the new road, follow a small paved road on the left, that goes straight on for 500m, then turn left on another small road that crosses the railroad with a bend. Follow the road, go down and continue towards the visible cliff (on the right), until you park in a meadow that stretches on its left side. Follow a steep path on the W ridge, which will lead you to the rocks’ base (10 minutes).

Simone Sarti on
Free Trattallo (7a/7a+)photo Maurizio Oviglia

View of the cliff

Angelo Baldino
on "Manitù" (5c).
photo Maurizio Oviglia