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Ascent of Vatican High Point on 2012-01-28

Climber: Andrej Gerber

Others in Party:Patrick Groth
Date:Saturday, January 28, 2012
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Vatican High Point
    Location:Vatican City
    Elevation:71 m / 236 ft

Ascent Trip Report

It is only allowed to visit the highpoint in the Gardens of the Vatican with a guide. The natural highpoint of Colle Vaticano (Mons Vaticanus) is just north of the Radio Vatican. If you like "climbing" the top you have to leave the tourist group for a short time - but no security should see you! We "climbed" the top and no "vatican-ranger" made a notice of our climb :-)
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:50 m / 164 ft
    Distance:2 km / 1.2 mi
    Route:Vatican gardens
    Trailhead:Vatican visitor entry  21 m / 72 ft
    Grade/Class:T1
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Maintained Trail
    Gear Used:
Guide
    Weather:Cool, Calm, Clear
Nice sunny winterday
Ascent Statistics
    Time Up:1 Hours 
Descent Statistics
    Time Down:1 Hours 



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