There is plenty of possibilities of climbing in Cortina and the breathtaking views over the Dolomites complement the climbing experiences.
No matter if you are looking for some classic alpine climbing adventures or if you prefer to go free climbing, Cortina d'Ampezzo won't disappoint you.
The large variety of style and rock makes Cortina the "paradise for climbers".
We have enlisted some rock climbing walls close to Cortina and we have more suggestion if you are looking for something specific or just need more information.
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Where to climb in the outdoor near Cortina d'Ampezzo?
Torre Grande Falzarego - via Dibona
This "via" is ideal for expert climbers.
You can reach it driving from Cortina to Passo Falzarego.
Park your car at the parking lot of the restaurant Strober and walk to the riuns of the Old Military Hospital.
Best time to climb: summertime
Falesia Cinque Torri
One of the most popular rock climbing area in Cortina.
The Falesia Cinque Torri is perfect for expert climbers and abosulte beginners as well.
The easy way down and the 3 "rifugi" on its sides make the Falesia Cinque Torri great for any climbing adventure.
You can reach it:
- via the chairlift at Bai de Doens
- driving to Rifugio Cinque Torri on the road to Passo Falzarego
Best period to climb: from May to November.
Falesie Rio Gere
This climbing rock is a challenging adventure for expert climbers due to the sheer cliffs.
You can reach the Falesie Rio Gere taking the road to Brite de Larieto on the way to Passo Tre Croci.
Best period to climb: summertime.
Where to climb in the indoor near Cortina d'Ampezzo
Climbing Center Lino Lacedelli in Cortina
Named after Lino Lacedelli, one of te first two men to climb the K2 in 1954, the new climbing center opened right in Cortina at the beginning of June, 2018.
The center has approx 80 routes, a boulder wall and climbing walls for absolute beginners and kids as well.
You'll be spoilt for choices.
The center is just a 5 min drive from Ambra Cortina.
Climbing center in Dobbiaco
The climbing walls are up to 23 metres high and the center has approx 80 routes and a boulder wall.
It is open every day.
More info on the website of Nordic Arena
The center is just 15 miles from Cortina.
Climbing center in Brunico
With 280 indoor and outdoor routes, the climbing center is one of the most active of the area.
It is open from 9.30 am to 22.30 but time and opening are subject to changes due to the variety of events taking place in the area.
More info on the website KletterZentrum Brunico.
The center is just 32 miles from Cortina.