Torrente Vione Superiore

Amusing calcareous gorge with beautiful toboggans, many dives and some rope descents.

 

Difficulty: v3 a3 III
Period: may to october
Length: about 1 km
Alt. Difference: 200 meters (565-365)
Rope descents: about 10, higher 30 meters
Bolts: good - 1999
Duration: 15' approach + 2h 45' descent
Shuttle: 4 km
Equipment: 1 rope 60 mt long

 

Lower access: on the western Gardesana road, a few km before Limone sul Garda, take a road on the left towards Tignale. The first bridge, near a curv on the right, marks the end of the canyoning descent; park the first car.

Upper access: go on until Tignale, hamlet of Aer, and then follow the indications for a restaurant called "Le tre caravelle"; pass over the restaurant going on until the end of the asphalted road, near a little heap of litter.

Approach: take a non asphalted road leaving from the parking, pass over a junction on the right and when the road begins to go down take a path on the left going down through the wood; from here, in about 15 minutes of walk, reach the river bed.

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