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canyon exploring with Michele Angileri

Fosso Valloppio

The short path of Fosso Valloppio towards Lake Turano ends with a nice few-engaged steep canyon.

Name Fosso Valloppio
Area Lazio, valle del Turano
Nearest village Ascrea
Entrance altitude (above sea level) 865 m
Exit altitude (above sea level) 540 m
Length 600 m
Longest rappel 23 m
Rock Limestone
Shuttle Advisable, though not indispensable.
Explored by Michele Angileri, Renato Donati; february 13th 2005


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To find an unknown hidden canyon you got to be able to recognize certain features, to ask the right questions, to look the right way. In 2003 Renato and I were there by Lake Turano, looking for hidden unknown canyons. We didn't note Valloppio canyon.
It might have been the wrong period for searching: in june trees have their leaves, and so the view is narrowed. In february, instead, ...

Photographs in this website show ultralight ropes (6 mm ropes made of high tenacity fibers). Read multimedia book Ultralight ropes canyoning technique to learn how to use them.

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