Poggio Catino


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  • If open to visit the hermitage, very suggestive, the town had to close the cave with a gate to avoid vandalism, which had already been there. For information see the website: Lazio Vertical

  • Access: For those arriving from the A1 Rome-Florence, exit at Ponzano-Soratte and head towards Stimigliano. At the stop sign after the bridge over the Tiber, turn right towards Poggio Mirteto. Continue for about 4-5 km on the Sabina road passing Gavignano Scalo and arrive at another stop with a bar on the right (Bar Alessio). Turn right towards Poggio Mirteto and after about 2 km you will reach a roundabout where you turn left for Poggio Mirteto-Montopoli-Farfa. You pass the locality Fuori Dazio and arrive at Poggio Mirteto. You pass the square towards Poggio Catino and after about 2 km you reach the junction for Poggio Catino on the right. It goes uphill and just before the square of Poggio Catino turn right to go up to Catino and immediately after the junction, before the bar you turn left at the parking lot and immediately you see the crag with the ancient furnace underneath where the path for the sections of cliff. To get to the crag of the hermitage at the junction for Catino you go straight to the square of Poggio Catino and to the square turn right towards Monte Tancia. You follow the road passing a series of villas and continuing uphill you get to the locality "il Trio", with a Trattoria on the right. Pass the pass (very narrow road) and descend to a bridge on the Galantina stream. Just past the bridge you have to park the car and walk along the path that runs along the right bank of the river towards the SO, until you get to a path to the right that goes up to the hermitage. For more information see the website: Lazio Vertical

  • Crag: Poggio Catino
  • N. Routes: 61
  • Level: 4c/7c
  • Height: 387 mt.
  • Beauty:
  • Latitude/Longitude
    N 42.2963º/E 12.6966º
  • Latitude/Longitude
    N 42.2949º/E 12.6949º
  • Coordinates Precision:
  •  Mainteners / Best Wikiers: mauroconlaberta: 72, Tigrotto: 3,
  • Biblio: Lazio Vertical

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  • Update: 30/06/2013
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Sectors (Routes)

N. Name Routes Grade
1 La fornaceLa fornace 19 6a/7a
2 Fascia superioreFascia superiore 19 4c/7a
3 Placca dell'oasiPlacca dell'oasi 13 5b/7c
4 L'eremoL'eremo 10 5a/7a
N. Name Length Level



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