the Giasusa waterfall
share base of the waterfall (m): 1550
cascade development (m): 250
height difference approach (m): 100
Difficulty: III :: 3 :: [scale difficulty]
Starting locations: Location ‘Campello (Chiuro)
points support: Ponte in Valtellina
cellular network coverage
– Vodafone: 60% coverage, signal 1/5
– Tim: 20% coverage, signal 0/5
Shortly after the chalets of Campello, partly directly from the street. And ‘the classic of the valley.
Descent: left to steep forest
Cascade consisting of 3 jumps. 60/85 inclination.
Possibility ‘of output after each jump.
Climb not too demanding.
Bormio and its surroundings offer a unique opportunity for cycling and mountain bikers: the surrounding peaks are now revenues of law on the list of historical “Great climb” since on them were written some of the most beautiful and important pages the tour of Italy.
You will also confront you with these legends of cycling, trying to climb the Passo Stelvio, or By taking the ramps of the Passo Gavia or the terrible Mortirolo Pass to name only the most famous, not to mention the thousand other opportunities offered by the area of Bormio for cycling enthusiasts.
Often these climbs in the past have proved decisive for winning the final pink jersey, rejecting merciless ambitions of primacy of many.
Alongside these now legendary climbs in the area there are an infinite number of other routes made famous by the passage of the Tour of Italy and not like the climb to Bormio 2000 (stage finish in 2004), the Passo del Foscagno and Eira Pass leading to Livigno (stage finish in 2006) as well as the climb to the Towers Fraele and Cancano Lakes. With a short drive you can also groped the ascent of the Bernina Pass that leads to Sant Moritz.
Stelvio and Gavia are also protagonists of numerous cycling events is that dedicated to the simple competitive cyclists who want groped to reach their peak. On all the Re Stelvio race that, in recent years, thanks to Mapei has become a real event that attracts more than a thousand fans on his turns.
During the summer to report Stelviobike and Gaviabike, two events (normally the first in September and the second in July) when the streets leading to the top of the two steps are dedicated to cyclists with complete closure to traffic.
Countless paths and trails for mountain bikes: in addition to the tracks specially created and some of them specifically dedicated to them, to three thousand meters above sea level, much of the mountain huts located in the surrounding valleys are easily reachable by bike .
The extreme sports enthusiasts can experience the thrill of freeriding at the Mottolino Bike Park in Livigno, one of the eleven Kona Groove Approved Bike Park in the world and the four in Europe, where you can try on different trails to suit all abilities. several special packages are provided and services including bike rental Kona, School Freeride, restaurant service and apres-biking.
The snow park Bormio 2000 covers an area 600 meters long next to the most beaten track of Bormio, the Edelweiss, starting from an altitude of 2300 meters up to 2000 meters of Bormio2000.
The area is completely fenced and usable by people freestyle, is that the foot has a snowboard that a pair of skis.
The park was created thanks to the will of S.I.B. Company Bormio plants have specially dedicated area for snowboarders, the company immediately showed determination to believe in this project by investing a lot and allowing us to have from the very ‘beginning of one of the best park in the Alps!
Cross country skiing
The slopes at high altitude can be found with a provision that allows natural perfect snow conditions from mid-autumn. tourists can find suitable paths at all levels, from beginners to professional athletes.
– Track Viola (Valdidentro)
– Track Valtellina (Valfurva)
– Track ealth (Bormio)
– Track Mulin (Livigno)
– Pista Villa Manara (Sondalo)
– Track Scorluzzo (Stelvio)
– Track Sasso Rotondo (Stelvio)
Information, tel: 0342/911605
The Alta Valtellina and ‘boundless theater trips and ski mountaineering ascents of every degree, duration and level of difficulty’ and some areas or some peaks are well known at international level, think of the Ortles-Cevedale – that touches 4,000 meters above sea level – or the Cima Piazzi in Valdidentro, which with its 3438 meters, and ‘also famous for being the mountain that creates crystal clear waters Levissima, that everyone can have on their table, shown on the label of the known mineral water .
Bormio and ‘ideal area for these excursions, being right in the geographical center of the Alta Valtellina, but also offers the opportunity’ to make some nice trips departing from their country.
Every year in February, the Local Section of the CAI, to which you can ‘turn to for information about routes, organizes the Rally ski mountaineering Thunderbolt starting right from the village.
So in Bormio, in the winter, with sports and fun in nature abound. The charm to dive, even for a few hours, in the snowy woods or admire boundless landscapes and ‘unique and you definitely recharge after long months spent perhaps within the walls of a city’.
Seregno (MB) 201, v. Montello – tel: 0362 234283
F.lli baccanelli snc
Demo (BS) 22, v. Nazionale – tel: 0364 630577 – fax: 0364 61839
Arctic cat new team di pedretti oreste
Cedegolo (BS) – v. Roma – tel: 338 2614785 – fax: 0364 630044
Peroni moto s.n.c. di peroni gianni e alberto concessionaria – officina moto e motoslitte
Grosio (SO) – 185, Via Roma – tel: 0342 847322
Tantera adriano noleggio e vendita motoslitte e quad
Ponte Di Legno (BS) – 74, Via Fratelli Calvi – tel: 0364 92280
Quad center s.r.l noleggio e vendita motoslitte e quad
Ponte Di Legno (BS) – 80, Via Case Sparse Del Tonale – tel: 0364 903009