Monte Rosa Vertical & hiking
Distance 5 km. Vertical climb 1,150m+
The course starts in Alagna Valsesia, 1,192m, passing via the Grande Halte to Bocchetta delle Pisse, 2,396m, along the new ski slope.
The race ascends on mountain trails with demanding uphill sections but without technical difficulties. A high level of physical preparation is required, both for runners and hikers.
External aid is allowed. Accompanying the runners is forbidden.
The course will be marked with flags and tape. It is possible to return to Alagna with the cable car.