Maddalene Vertical Luco

Length: 4.8 km; Elevation gain: 1080 m

Senale, Italy

October 27th, 2018

Due to the bad weather forecast for the weekend, the organizing committee has decided, for safety reasons, to cancel the Vertical Monte Luco race scheduled for next Saturday 27 of October, 2018.

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Maddalene vertical Monte Luco |

The race

Scheduled for Saturday 27 October 2018 the Vertical race on Monte Luco in the Maddalene group in Alta Val di Non. The mountain race of only ascent organized by the A. Maddalene Sky Marathon arrives at the fourth edition. From the center of the village of di Senale (1,350 m) passing through the Monte Luco hut, the path of about 4.8 km leads directly to the summit of the mountain (2.433 m) overlooking the Val di Non.

The path

The uphill race runs from the center of Senale (1,350 m) to the top of Mount Luco (2,430) following the hiking trail AVS (Alpen Verein Südtirol) nr. 10. The first part of the race in woodland on a technical path up to the Monte Luco hut (1,857 m). From here continue to the right in the direction of the South-East ridge. At the junction for the lake of Luco climb steeply to the left on a rocky ridge equipped with wooden stairs up to the cross of Mount Luco.

There will be a single half-way refreshment at the Malga del Monte Luco. No refreshment is provided on arrival at the top of Mount Luco and the maximum number of members is set at 200 participants.

Maddalene Vertical Luco is organized by A.S.D. Maddalene Sky Marathon