Antelao

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Details

Elevation (feet): 10,709
Elevation (meters): 3,264
Continent: Europe
Country: Italy
Range/Region: Dolomites
Difficulty: Scramble
Best months for climbing: Jul, Aug, Sep
Year first climbed: 1860
First successful climber(s): Matteo Ossi
Nearest major airport: Milano
Convenient Center: Cortina d'Ampezzo

Thanks to Rhoenschaf for adding this peak.

Description

The "King of Dolomites", highest peak of the eastern Dolomites. Great view over Cadore valleys to Adria. The easiest route is the northern one "Laste", a steep, narrow ridge which we called "stairway to heaven".

Thanks to Rhoenschaf for this description.