Von Bättforkò / Colle Bettaforca, Bergstation (ca. 2710 m) | Mountain hiking | Capanna Quintino Sella CAI | Swiss Alpine Club SAC

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Von Bättforkò / Colle Bettaforca, Bergstation (ca. 2710 m) (Normal route) Capanna Quintino Sella CAI 3585 m

  • Difficulty
    T4
  • Ascent
    3 h, 875 m

Route description

Bättforkò, Bergstation (ca. 2710 m) - Rifugion Quintino Sella

Die Bättforkò (Colle di Bettaforca, 2672 m) erreicht man von St- Jacques (1689 m) über Résy und die Comba de Fourcare (TMR), 2 1⁄2 Std. ; von Stafal (Val de Gressoney) zu Fuss über Sitte (TMR), 3 Std., oder von Stafal mit der Bergbahn. Diese endet etwas N der Bättforkò. Von hier führt ein markierter, szenischer Weg E des Betlinòhòre (2996 m), am Schluss mit Ketten abgesichert hinauf zu P. 3490. Ein schmaler Felsgrat, mit Seilen versehen, bildet die Fortsetzung bis zur Hütte.

Additional information

Departure point

Bättforkò / Colle Bettaforca, Bergstation (IT) (2710 m)

Sessellift Alpe Forca - Bättforkò / Colle Bettaforca: www.visitmonterosa.com

Authors

Bernhard Rudolf Banzhaf

Bernhard Rudolf Banzhaf has climbed countless peaks at home and abroad, including all 4000ers of the Valais Alps. He has been organizing trekking trips in the Himalayas and in Europe since the early 1980s. He was a member of the SAC's central committee between 1995 and 2003.

Hermann Biner

Beat Burgener

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