Rocca dei Molini (Voltaggio, AL)
On the slopes of Monte Leco, washed by the waters of the river Lemme, there is the town of Molini di Voltaggio, on the sides of the provincial road 160 which leads to the Bocchetta pass (776 masl). Set in this suggestive scenery, the cliffs enjoy the coolness of the surrounding woodland vegetation which favors their use even in the hot summer months, especially in the afternoon hours when part of the routes are in the shade. The wall can be reached in about 15 minutes from a car park at 500 m. from the town of Molini, through an easy path that can easily be walked by children and untrained people. The Rock is divided into three sectors that group around twenty streets, among which there are also routes for children or beginners.
- Section: piemonte
Access: Molini can be reached from Genoa by provincial roads following the signs for Pontedecimo and continuing up to Campomorone. Then take the detour to Passo della Bocchetta and get off for 4.4 km along the Provincial Road 160 to your destination. Also from Genoa, but using the highways, exit at Busalla and following the direction of Borgo Fornari, take the Castagnola road (first SP 7 then SP 163) that leads to Voltaggio (5 Km from Molini) and continue following the signs up to Molini. From the north instead exit at Serravalle, continue towards Gavi (15 km from Molini) and continue following the signs for Voltaggio / Passo della Bocchetta. The car park where you can leave the car to access the cliff is 4.4 km from the Passo della Bocchetta and 500 meters from Piazza dei Molini (P.zza Stefano Patrone).
- Crag: Rocca dei Molini (Voltaggio, AL)
- N. Routes: 0
- Height: 560 mt.
Gear: The nailing, made by the Outdoor Liguria team consists of stainless steel material (taps) of first quality including stops.
N 44.5788º/E 8.8709º
N 44.5806º/E 8.8726º
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- Mainteners / Best Wikiers: Saimon: 1,
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Logistic: 15 min approach
- Update: 03/05/2013
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