Monthly Archives: July 2012

Zoldo Loop: Passo Cibiana, Forcella Staulanza, Passo Giau

Weather looked good, so we headed off for a long loop of three passes.  This ride is about 60 miles and climbs nearly 9000 feet.  The passes are not famous, but they sure are beautiful.  They carry very little traffic, … Continue reading

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Passo Giau out-and-back

Today’s forecast called for rain in the afternoon, starting around 1 PM or so. The morning skies were dark and as we got ready to go riding, the sky opened and gave us a 15-minute soaking. Result was half our … Continue reading

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4 passes: Falzarego, Valparola, Campolongo, Falzarego

We’re heading into some of the most scenic territory in the Dolomites and riding up some of the most famous passes. Here’s a photo of Sue leading Craig up the Campolongo. OK, that’s a little out of order. We started … Continue reading

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Dolomites 2012 — day 1 Auronzo Loop

It’s vacation time again — hurray! — and I’m back in the Dolomites with Alta Quota Adventures.  We’re doing essentially the same trip as last year, riding most if not all of the classic Dolomites climbs and staying in my … Continue reading

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