ROYAL ULTRA SKY MARATHON
55 km – 4141 m D+
The Royal Ultra Sky Marathon is the Gran Paradiso Park Sky Race.
7 hills (passes) up to 3000 m, 55 km distance, (height gain) D+ =4141 D- =4504 m, but mostly the pure wilderness of the first National Park in Italy.
Start from Lake Teleccio in the wild Vallone di Piantonetto, along the routes of the monumental network of the Royal Hunting trails of the Gran Paradiso Park. Snowy passes, ibex, bearded vultures and chamois, ledges and exposed sections, screes and steep meadows and monumental historic trails at the foot of the Gran Paradiso peak (4061 m) and Levanne peak (3619 m), until reaching the finish on the shores of the Ceresole Reale Lake.
Map and profile
Lake Teleccio: 6:30 AM
Colle dei Becchi: 8:30 AM (2h from the start)
Alpe Foges: 11:00 AM (4h30 from the start)
if you don’t reach you can continue in Roc Sky Race
Lake Serù: 3:30 PM (9h from the start)
Rifugio Jervis: 6:00 PM (11h30 from the start)
Maximum total Time: 13h 30 (finish within 8:00 PM)