Via Ferrata in Lake Garda

Via Ferrata Rio Ruzza

Duration: 4 hours Advanced

Duration: 4 hours Advanced

Why we love this tour

Enjoy this new ferrata at Ballino Pass just two minutes away from Lake Tenno!

  • Interesting exposed passages
  • Tibetan bridges
  • Unexpected mountaineering adventure
  • Exciting and challenging Via Ferrata
Duration 4 hours
Difficulty Advanced
Children 18+
Languages English

What’s included

  • UIAGM mountain guide
  • Helmet
  • Harness
  • Ferrata set
  • Gloves
  • Courtesy transfer and RC insurance

Pricing

Adult 89 $ / per person

Need to know before you go

  • Experienced excursionists in excellent physical condition
  • No fear of emptiness
  • Experienced hikers in good physical condition
  • The shuttle leaves punctually at the times indicated, please avoid delays in respecting the other participants.

What to bring: 

  • Trekking shoes or boots
  • Backpack with water (1 lt./person) and snacks
  • Rain jacket



Cancellation

Your booking will become valid after we receive your payment and send you a confirmation email.

You can cancel up to 48 hours in advance with 100% money reimbursement. There is no reimbursement for later cancellations.

In case of cancellation from our side due to bad weather, we will return your payment in full.

Meeting point

ARCO, via legionari cecoslovacchi n°14 - 9.00pm - GPS 45.927168 10.891491 BALLINO, fraz.ballino n°23 - at 9.30am | GPS 45.9640773, 10.8086741

Provided by

Mmove - Into Nature

Why we love this tour

Enjoy this new ferrata at Ballino Pass just two minutes away from Lake Tenno!

  • Interesting exposed passages
  • Tibetan bridges
  • Unexpected mountaineering adventure
  • Exciting and challenging Via Ferrata
Duration 4 hours
Difficulty Advanced
Children 18+
Languages English

This new ferrata that climbs the rock sides of Rio Ruzza waterfall, the bucolic and interesting Ballino pass that separates the well-known Lake Tenno from the Fiavè plateau once again provides us with incredible emotions. 

From the Ballino settlement, a short approach walk takes us past lush beech woods, beautiful meadows, and on to the base of the Rio Ruzza cascade. The exciting ascent starts here, and it's been skillfully built up with steps, cables, and three spectacular Tibetan bridges so we may try and switch between our strength and skills along the two sides of the waterfall.

A few exposed moves make it feel as if you are about to touch the water which impetuously animates the waterfall.

This ascent is not long but thanks to its technical effort and its striking and special surroundings is very exciting, giving us an adventure which ranges from the fable like and rural landscape of Ballino Pass to the unexpected mountaineering adventure.

Brand new via Ferrata at passo del Ballino which from straight away has attracted great interest and curiosity because it results, in fact, exclusive for its special identity: it runs parallel to a spectacular waterfall and through a series of steps and metal pegs the hiker has the feeling of being immersed in a column of water originating from rio Sajant. An opportunity which will be remembered and appreciated especially during the hotter summer days!


Info Tour Via Ferrata Rio Ruzza

  • Brand new ferrata
  • Cool and relaxing environment near the river
  • Short ferrata, but intense (D) with steep steps and exposed Tibetan bridges
  • Quick approach (30 mins) and descent (40 mins)
  • Relaxing landscape a stone’s throw away from the beautiful Lake Tenno

Need to know before you go

  • Experienced excursionists in excellent physical condition
  • No fear of emptiness
  • Experienced hikers in good physical condition
  • The shuttle leaves punctually at the times indicated, please avoid delays in respecting the other participants.

What to bring: 

  • Trekking shoes or boots
  • Backpack with water (1 lt./person) and snacks
  • Rain jacket



Cancellation

Your booking will become valid after we receive your payment and send you a confirmation email.

You can cancel up to 48 hours in advance with 100% money reimbursement. There is no reimbursement for later cancellations.

In case of cancellation from our side due to bad weather, we will return your payment in full.

Meeting point

ARCO, via legionari cecoslovacchi n°14 - 9.00pm - GPS 45.927168 10.891491 BALLINO, fraz.ballino n°23 - at 9.30am | GPS 45.9640773, 10.8086741

Provided by

Mmove - Into Nature

Reviews for this provider

Star Star Star Star Star 4.8 Great
Lisa N.
12 Sep 2022
Star Star Star Star Star

Our family had such a great time on the Via Ferrata. Our guide Andrea was the best!!

Ben C.
22 Jun 2022
Star Star Star Star Star

Very good, friendly staff found good climbs for my level

Laurent S.
24 May 2022
Star Star Star Star Star

Good and nice guide, Marco. Nice valley with funny via ferrata, easy to go. I really recommend you to experience this in your holiday!

Laurent S.
23 May 2022
Star Star Star Star Star

Good and nice guide, David. Funny canyoning tour. Nice jumps and cool rappel down. I really recommand to experience this in your holiday!

Utsav
4 Oct 2019
Star Star Star Star Star

A very good experience. The number of exposed sections were shorter (but with considerable difficulty) than what I had expected. Hiking along the steep path carved out in the mountain was the mainstay. But 5/5 to our guide Matteo who was an expert mountaineer (he helped a fellow climber cross over a difficult section when she got badly stuck). Overall a very memorable experience!

Zak
25 Sep 2019
Star Star Star Star Star

Best day ever, easy to find very reliable and friendly staff. Plus you get to see some really great scenery on your way to the steering point. First class canyoning and the guide Andrea needs a pay rise.

Charmaine C.
24 Sep 2019
Star Star Star Star Star

This was definitely the highlight of my trip to Lake Garda! Such an amazing experience with one other solo traveller and our guide Andrea who immediately put us at ease with his sense of humour and easy going nature. He also kept a watchful eye on our safety as we were both first timers on a via ferrata climb. The views were spectacular ...even better than I anticipated! Would highly recommend to anyone looking for a fun yet challenging activity

NICOLA
10 Aug 2019
Star Star Star Star Star

Great, friendly guide. Had a fantastic afternoon climbing.

Maarten
8 Aug 2019
Star Star Star Star Star

Location was very nice, instructor was friendly and experienced. We had a lot of fun! Only thing that was a bit confusing was the pickup. We booked through OutdoorVisit but we're supposed to find the tour operator (MMove) at the crowded pickup point. They didn't seem to be able to find our reservation, but after 20 mins everything worked out. This meant that other people had to wait for us though.

Laura F.
8 Aug 2019
Star Star Star Star Star

Fantastic day out. The guys were great, made it a laugh and I 100% recommend. I’m afraid of heights and water and managed to do it, my adrenaline was pumping. Lots of jumps and abseils. It is a little scary but you feel great and really feel you achieved something afterwards. I think the reps were called David and Andreo they were great!

André J.
27 Jul 2019
Star Star Star Star Star

Great Guides, Good Humor, lots of GREAT Adventure for our Family, High lever of Safety

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