Pala group

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Pala group
Pale di san martino tramonto.jpg
Highest point
Peak Cima Vezzana
Elevation 3,192 m (10,472 ft)
Geography
Country Italy
Parent range Dolomites, Eastern Alps

The Pala group (Italian: Pale di San Martino, Dolomiti delle Pale or Gruppo delle Pale) is a mountain range in the Dolomites, in the eastern Trentino and part of the province of Belluno, northern Italy. They cover an area of c. 240 km² between the Primiero, Valle del Biois and Agordino.

They include a large plateau (altopiano delle Pale), spanning for some 50 km² between 2,500 and 2,800 m, an empty rocky extent.

Geologically, they are composed of dolostone.

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References[edit]

  • Favaretto, Fabio (2004). "Pale di San Martino, il paese delle meraviglie di roccia". Alps (20): pp. 28–42. 

Coordinates: 46°16′00″N 11°52′00″E / 46.2666666667°N 11.8666666667°E / 46.2666666667; 11.8666666667

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