Sasso Nero (Schwarzenstein)
|Difficulty:||Basic Snow/Ice Climb|
|Best months for climbing:||Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep|
|Year first climbed:||1852|
|First successful climber(s):||Austrian soldiers and topographers|
|Nearest major airport:||Bolzano, Verona, Innsbruck|
|Convenient Center:||Campo Tures|
Thanks to Silvia Mazzani for adding this peak.
Sasso Nero (Tyrolese name is Schwarzenstein)is a massive interesting peak situated in upper Valle Aurina along the border ridge between Italy and Austria. One of most climbed peak in Valle Aurina; from Vittorio Veneto Hut starts Italian Normal Route, an easy snow and ice climb; from Berliner Hutte starts Austrian Normal Route, which is also a basic snow and ice climb. Some other technical routes are available.
Thanks to Silvia Mazzani for this description.