Piemonte - Foppiano


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Situation: North east of Domodossola.
Climate: Alpine pasture at an elevation of 1200-1400 m. Often snow in winter. Best season mid April to end of October
Rock: Gneiss / Granite.
Topo: Bouldertopo iBloc.

Climbing event info in the web: www.foppianoboulder.it

Boulder problems (info as of spring 2013)
About 500 boulder problems on 230 boulders in the grades Fb 2 - 8a

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A beautiful angle and beautiful conifer wood

Extremely interesting problems here...

...roofs and mantles

  ... and excellent overhangs

A hard start move with underclings (7b/c)

At the border of the main area there is still a big potential for new problems

Veeery far move and a super moves

Slab climbing...

...sunny boulders next to the picnic area....

...and overhangs (7a) - a very good mix of all styles!