Ascent of Pizzo Carbonara on 2020-08-15
|Date:||Saturday, August 15, 2020|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Car|
| Elevation:||6493 ft / 1979 m|
Ascent Trip ReportAfter a morning ascent of Monte Soro.
From S, anticlockwise circuit. Started ENE as per Martin, well made trail, old mule track? Partially in beechwood, very welcome. Summit has Pizzo Carbonara sign in large heap of stones, and a fine view. 4 young folk on top asked me to take their photo. Direct descent: backtracking S from summit there's a cairn with a stake, and a small trail leading S to a cairned top, then a cairned trail leading SSW, rocky underfoot but OK walking. It more or less connects with an old building then the main track is easily reached, leading SSW then a L fork (path not on OpenStreetMap) leads back to the trailhead. 1h05 up, 10mins on summit, 2hrs round trip.
Pizzo Carbonara photos
Late afternoon I climb Rocca Busambra.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||558 ft / 170 m|
| Grade/Class:||YDS 1|
| Quality:||6 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail|
| Gain on way in:||558 ft / 170 m|
| Distance:||2.9 mi / 4.7 km|
| Start Trailhead:||5935 ft / 1808 m|
|GPS Data for Ascent/Trip|
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Peaks: climbed and unclimbed by Rob Woodall
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