Italy 2006 - Day 5 - VF Michielli Strobel
 
 
 
 
 
  
Click to Enlarge Another day of good weather was forecast so we decided to head over towards Cortina and do a VF we had not tackled before. VF Michielli Strobel. It was a hot day, and the route was very enjoyable, with great views. Click to Enlarge
Click to Enlarge Click to Enlarge Click to Enlarge Click to Enlarge
Click to Enlarge Click to Enlarge

We managed to overtake some other slow climbers, and then had the route pretty much to our selves

Click to Enlarge
Click to Enlarge Click to Enlarge Click to Enlarge Click to Enlarge
  Click to Enlarge Click to Enlarge Click to Enlarge
Click to Enlarge We reached the top of the VF and had lunch before heading back down, on the way back there was a tricky section of cliff to negotiate before (see picture above) we then had to go down a long scree filled gully, and did some fun scree running Click to Enlarge
Click to Enlarge Click to Enlarge Click to Enlarge
Click to Enlarge In the picture to the left you can see the scree gully from a distance and the picture above shows the peak climbed to. In total the ascent was 950m Click to Enlarge

DAY 6