Val di Rezzalo

Description

From Santa Caterina travel by car to the Alpe Bridge on the road up to the Gavia Pasa. From here take path S519.2 along the Alpe stream, which winds through the pastures in the valley. From the Passo dell'Alpe begins the long descent of the Val di Rezzalo. The first stretch is a path, then a fairly flat road that becomes a bridleway. Pass the picturesque drystone huts at Clevaccio, Merlo and Rozzone and the barns at Malnivo, until you reach La Baita Refuge where you can stop and taste local dishes. Continue to the parking area at Fumero. To return another car is necessary, or call a taxi. There is a bus service from Frontale.

Info

  • Start: Ponte dell'Alpe
  • Arrival: Fumero
  • Min altitude: 1471 m
  • Max altitude: 2460 m
  • Lenght: 12 Km 579 m
  • Uphill gradient: 26%
  • Vertical gain: 169 m
  • Downhill gradient: 12%
  • Net descent: 997 m
  • Period: june- october