Via “Il fifone”

  • Place: Sicily - Monte Gallo - Monte Santa Margherita
  • First ascent: Heinz Grill, Martin Heiß, Florian Kluckner at 8.1.2017
  • Orientation: west
  • Difficulty: VI+, passage A1, passage VII- or A0
  • Length: 300m
  • Protection: Belays: bolted rings and in situ slings
    Intermediate: 1 bolt, 9 pegs and in situ slings
    A serie of nuts an Friends is necessary for a better protection.
  • Access: from Sferracavallo approximately 30min description
  • Descent: approximately 60min

 

The third belay is charged with the „Via Cenerentola“ put up by Manfrè Scuderi, Unfortunately, somebody equiped the route with bolts.There have been previous attempts of this climb. Slings and some nuts have been retrieved until the first roof. The upper part was untouched.A genuinely incredible route!

 

plate-climbing

slabs at the beginning

multi-pitch-routes

the 3rd pitch

capo-gallo-free-time

4th pitch

rock-climbing-monte-gallo

6th pitch

sicily-climbing

under the first big roof

rocks-palermo

8th pitch

sicily-mountain

9th pitch

nice-climbing

sharp and rough limestone

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12th pitch

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12th pitch

heinz-grill

Heinz Grill at the 13th pitch

palermo-climbing

nice evening sun

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