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Testa Grigia / Colle Pinter - Monterosa

 Poster: A snowHead
Poster: A snowHead
Route Advice please -

Have any of you snowheads been up the testa Grigia and then down to Gressoney valley via colle pinter

Im quite happy heading off to do the colle pinter but have been eyeing up the Lateltin Bivouac hut for a night followed by a quick ascent of Testa Grigia and then descent to Colle Pinter and gressoney valley (not skiing straight East off the summit! thats a bit above our ability).

Have done a BIG search of camptocamp / summit post / Gulliver etc and theres very little info on a winter ascent.

I ask as i will be taking wifey / and the grades sound perfectly achievable just after a bit of first hand knowledge, forearmed i will be taking the couteux! (SP)


route 35 of the polvere rosa 3 guidebook
grade 3.1 / 30 degrees / PD
Lateltin Bivvy

Worst case scenario is we tour up to colle pinter, leave skis and walk up to the bivouac hut and then back down in the morning.

FYI were in Gressoney sat 24th > sat 10th March if anyones around
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