Foreign Trek 1980 Dolomites - Alta Via 1

Posted by Rachel Kneale on 19 Sep 2023

Modified by Rachel Kneale on 19 Sep 2023

Walking up past Cinque Torre

Foreign Trek 1980  Dolomites - Alta Via 1.pdf

Above is the link to the illustrated Trek log for the 1983 Trek

This was a joint trek with Manchester Grammar School and Aylesbury Grammar School.

Leaders MGS: Gerry Leversha, Allan Witton  AGS: Chris Little, Mike Hamment  Coach Driver: Dennis Hughes. The illustrated log contains a full party list.

The Route followed most of the Alta Via No.1, which stretches from Lago di Braies in the north to Belluno in the south. Our route passed through the massifs of Sennes Alp, Fanes Alp, Tofana, Nuvolau, Croda da Lago, Pelmo, Civetta, Moiazza, Tamer and Talvena. There were valley camps at Rifugio Saré (above San Cassiano) and Cortina. The summits climbed were: Croda del Becco (2810), la Varella (3055), Tofana di Rozes (3225), and Nuvolau (2575).

Featured image: Walking up past Cinque Torre


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