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Monte Galero

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Parent range  Ligurian Alps
Province  Province of Cuneo
Elevation  1,708 m
Mountain range  Alps, Ligurian Alps
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Location  Liguria / Piedmont, Italy
Similar  Monte Armetta, Monte Dubasso, Monte Carmo di Loano, Bric Agnellino, Monte Settepani

Monte galero

Monte Galero is a mountain in Liguria, northern Italy, part of the Alps. It is located in the provinces of Savona and Cuneo. It lies at an altitude of 1708 metres and, after Monte Armetta, is the second highest summit of the Ligurian Prealps.


Map of Monte Galero, 12075 Garessio, Province of Cuneo, Italy

Salita al monte galero

SOIUSA classification

According to the SOIUSA (International Standardized Mountain Subdivision of the Alps) the mountain can be classified in the following way:

  • main part = Western Alps
  • major sector = South Western Alps
  • section = Ligurian Alps
  • subsection = Prealpi Liguri
  • supergroup = Catena Settepani-Carmo-Armetta
  • group = Gruppo Galero-Armetta
  • subgroup = Costiera Galero-Armetta
  • code = I/A-1.I-A.3.a
  • Hiking

    The mountain is accessible by off-road mountain paths and is crossed by the Alta Via dei Monti Liguri, a long-distance trail from Ventimiglia (province of Imperia) to Bolano (province of La Spezia).

    Nature conservation

    The mountain and its surrounding area are part of a SIC (Site of Community Importance) called Monte Galero (code: IT1323920).


    Monte Galero Wikipedia

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