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Bocca d’Ardole - Corno della Paura - Monte Vignola

· 1 review · Mountain tour · Rovereto, Vallagarina, Altopiano di Brentonico
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Map / Bocca d’Ardole - Corno della Paura - Monte Vignola
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The Peace Path on Monte Baldo, Trentino

moderate
8.5 km
3:33 h
442 m
437 m

The hike starts at Polsa campsite and continues through the pastures of Malga Susine, then to Bocca d’Ardole. Here, the view of Vallagarina and of the village of Avio dominated by the FAI Medieval castle is priceless.

With a short detour, you can visit the military tunnels dug in the rock walls of Corno della Paura to then reach the artillery at the peak.  Then pick the route back up along the military road overhanging the Valle dell’Adige till you reach Monte Vignola and its Austrian fortresses. It’s an easy, downhill return toward Polsa di Brentonico. A loop route, free of particular difficulties, therefore suitable for anyone.

In Spring look for the small gems hidden in the fields, such as the red lily, the blue gentians and orchids that enlighten the landscape with their colors. Along the path you can see also some green bushes such as the rhododendron and the blueberry. On the highest rocks you may be lucky to find one of the rarest flowers of this mountain, the silver geranium.

 

Author’s recommendation

The path is in the sun, take some water with you.

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Apt Rovereto Vallagarina
Updated: 2019-02-12

Difficulty
moderate
Stamina
Risk potential
Altitude
1541 m
1298 m
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Safety information

Some sections of the military road are exposed, pay attention if you are walking with children

Please note that the practicability of the itineraries in a mountain environment is strictly linked to the contingent conditions and is therefore influenced by natural phenomena, environmental changes and weather conditions. For this reason, the information contained in this page may have changed. Before leaving for a tour, make sure the path you will approach is still accessible by contacting the owner of the mountain hut, the alpine guides or the visitor centres of the nature parks, the info offices of the local tourist board.

Equipment

Trekking shoes

Start

Camping Polsa (1297 m)
Coordinates:
Geographic
45.779443, 10.943447
UTM
32T 651081 5071379

Destination

Camping Polsa

Turn-by-turn directions

 

The excursion starts from Camping Polsa. From here follow the signs for Malga Susine. Cross the pastures until you reach the dirt road. Keep right for Bocca d'Ardole - Corno della Paura. Descend from the outward journey avoiding the detour to Malga Susine and continuing straight on towards Vignola. At the height of the military fortifications, keep left and go down towards the campsite.

Public transport

There are no bus lines arriving to Camping Polsa. You can reach Brentonico bu bus. Check the Trentino Trasporti timetables on the portal. In summer there is a shuttle bus, 2 days a week, from Brentonico to Loc. Polsa (for info, call the Tourist Office of Brentonico at 0464 395149).

Getting there

From the motorway exit Rovereto Sud follow the signs for Mori, then for Altopiano di Brentonico on SP3. Pass the town of Brentonico and at the junction keep left for Polsa di Brentonico. Continue to the end of the road that ends in the square in front of Camping Polsa.

Parking

Parking facilities in front of the campsite.

Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

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Comments and ratings (2)

Alberto Devigili
2017-08-13
Abbiamo fatto il giro in senso orario. Prima monte Vignola e poi il Corno della Paura. Bel panorama.
domenica 13 agosto 2017 5:30:53 PM
domenica 13 agosto 2017 5:30:53 PM
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domenica 13 agosto 2017 5:31:23 PM
domenica 13 agosto 2017 5:31:23 PM
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Tommaso Righetti
2017-04-30
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Sunday, 30 April 2017, 21:13
Sunday, 30 April 2017, 21:13
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Sunday, 30 April 2017, 21:14
Sunday, 30 April 2017, 21:14
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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
8.5 km
Duration
3:33 h
Ascent
442 m
Descent
437 m
Loop Scenic With refreshment stops Cultural/historical value Geological highlights Botanical highlights

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