Alpine Climbing

Arcegno climbing area

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  • Settore Al Stagn, Arcegno
    Settore Al Stagn, Arcegno
    Photo: Mariano Berri, Ascona-Locarno Tourism
You can find an array of sectors for climbing nearby the town of Arcegno, surrounded by beautiful rolling hills, chestnut trees and marshlands.
Distance 1.5 km
0:15 h
61 m
1 m
449 m
387 m
The Al Stagn sector is ideal for both beginners and experts, with routes ranging from

The routes in the Bianco Weiss sector range from 5a to 7c.

Please note: there are wetlands in this area. It’s best to avoid these as amphibians, insects and other small creatures live and nest here. We ask that climbers please stick to the footpaths.

  • Difficulty: Al Stagn sector: 4a to 7a / Bianco Weiss sector: 5a to 7c
  • Rock type: gneiss
  • Orientation: south-east

 

 

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Mariano Berri 
Update: January 31, 2024
Highest point
449 m
Lowest point
387 m
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Cardinal direction
NESW

Track types

Asphalt 75.45%Path 21.93%Road 2.60%
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1.1 km
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0.3 km
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Start

Arcegno (388 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'700'740E 1'113'179N
DD
46.162559, 8.742890
DMS
46°09'45.2"N 8°44'34.4"E
UTM
32T 480149 5112141
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Destination

Arcegno

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'700'740E 1'113'179N
DD
46.162559, 8.742890
DMS
46°09'45.2"N 8°44'34.4"E
UTM
32T 480149 5112141
w3w 
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Distance
1.5 km
Duration
0:15 h
Ascent
61 m
Descent
1 m
Highest point
449 m
Lowest point
387 m
Linear route Wall Slab

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