canyon exploring with Michele Angileri
Fosso del Barletto
One of the canyons in Semproniano area can be traveled without rope and harness: Fosso del Barletto. A canyon for hikers? not really, because a canyon is never
like a hiking route due to slippery boulders, water, scrambling, landsliding walls, ...
I remember ...
The children grow up and go live on their own. And after years in which your days were tailored on their needs, you and your wife find yourselves on a Friday night
not having to take care of anyone in the following days ...
On Sunday morning I woke up very early and, alone, I left the hotel to spend a couple of hours looking closely at the possible gorges I had spotted on satellite
images and topographic maps. In a few minutes I was on the edge of first cascade of
Fosso Gattaia (the hotel was very near). Then I went at the exit of Barletto gorge
and began to go up through. I hoped that soon a cascade he would have stopped my way, but I was finding only little steps easily climbable and avoidable pools.
As I went up, however, canyon was becoming tighter and harsher, so maybe a little further on ...
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