Monte Mottarone

  • Monte Mottarone
  • 1491 m
  • Prominence 1130 m
  • Difficulty: YDS class 1.
  • Location: North 45.88143, East 008.45366 (GPS)
  • Climbed: July 1, 2022


How to get there:
This mountain is a ski area full of lifts and hotels. The climb is essentially a drive-up. First, drive to the parking lot at location N45.88028, E08.45072, elevation near 1140 meter.
A quick summary of the peaks climbed in Italy 2022.
From the parking, walk up the obvious track on the hill to the summit.
The day had rain in the forecast and I decided to visit two summits that did not require much hiking. I had already been to Generoso before driving across to this summit. The ascent took about 10 minutes.