Monte Galero

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Monte Galero
Monte Galero da ovest a sin colle san bernardo.jpg
height 1708  m slm
location Provincial border Savona / Cuneo , Italy
Mountains Ligurian Alps
Coordinates 44 ° 9 '22 "  N , 8 ° 0' 55"  E Coordinates: 44 ° 9 '22 "  N , 8 ° 0' 55"  E
Monte Galero (Piedmont)
Monte Galero

The Monte Galero is a 1708 meter high mountain in the Ligurian Alps . Together with the nearby Monte Dubasso , Monte Armetta and Monte della Guardia , it forms the Armetta-Galero massif , which is an orographic junction between the catchment basin of the Neva , the Arroscia and the upper Val Tanaro .

The summit of Monte Galero lies on the provincial border between the Ligurian province of Savona and the Piedmontese province of Cuneo . From an administrative point of view, part of the north-east slope of the mountain belongs to the province of Cuneo, but from a hydrological point of view it belongs to the catchment area of ​​the Neva, which flows into the Ligurian Sea .