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Become part of an incredible community dedicated to personal growth, outdoor exploration, and adventure. The Ferrata Lipella is one of the longest, but least difficult via ferrata in Italy.
The entire climb usually takes five hours, four of which are spent on via ferrata. Mount Hood, United States, 11, feet. The Pacific Northwest of the United States is a great training ground for the big mountains of the world, with large glaciated volcanic peaks that require all the skills needed on 26,foot peaks, without the high altitude. Mount Hood is one of the least-committing peaks in the area, and a great first snow climb for those who are new to crampons and ice axes.
The most common summit route, the South Side Route, is a half-day climb from the Timberline Lodge and is guided regularly from late April through June. Breithorn via the Normal Route , Switzerland, 13, feet.
From that point, though, climbers head across and up a glacier and snow climb up to 35 degrees, requiring use of crampons and an ice axe. The Breithorn is nestled in the midst of the Alps. Kilimanjaro, Tanzania, 19, feet. Parents refers to a larger category under which an object falls. For example, theAconcagua mountain page has the 'Aconcagua Group' and the 'Seven Summits' asparents and is a parent itself to many routes, photos, and Trip Reports.
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Save Add photos See all photos. Log in to vote. It gets its name from its elevation, just 60 vertical feet greater than being a mile above sea level.