|The stunning white lake, Lago Bianco, just below |
the summit, on the Bormio side of the pass.
Somehow though, I couldn’t bear the idea of coming this far without visiting the Passo del Mortirolo. Added to this was the thought that I’d only climbed Gavia from one side. And worse still – and my good ‘mate’ Lore would testify to this - it was the easy side. That evening, my head lying uneasily on my pillow, I could hear Lore’s words ringing in my ear; “Just not good enough mate”.