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From San Cassiano along the Tru di lersc/Larch wood path

Theme trail · Alta Badia
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  • Larch wood path
    / Larch wood path
    Photo: Freddy Planinschek, Tourist Association Alta Badia
  • Larch wood path
    / Larch wood path
    Photo: Freddy Planinschek, Tourist Association Alta Badia
  • / Larch wood path
    Photo: Freddy Planinschek, Tourist Association Alta Badia
  • / Larch wood path
    Photo: Freddy Planinschek, Tourist Association Alta Badia
  • / Larch wood path
    Photo: Freddy Planinschek, Tourist Association Alta Badia
  • / Larch wood path
    Photo: Freddy Planinschek, Tourist Association Alta Badia
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easy
Distance 5.1 km
1:40 h
205 m
205 m

This educational extends through larch woods and mountain meadows at the foot of the Nature Park Fanes–Senes–Braies between the farms Rü and Rüdeferia. At the Rüdeferia farm, you can admire a recently restored water mill, which is now in perfect working order again.

All along the trail, you find information signs and cards giving the main details of some of the types of plants and shrubs and boards carrying information on the area’s flora, fauna and geology.

Difficulty
easy
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1,740 m
Lowest point
1,524 m
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Start

Coordinates:
DD
46.571079, 11.931952
DMS
46°34'15.9"N 11°55'55.0"E
UTM
32T 724675 5161678
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Turn-by-turn directions

From the church of San Cassiano, take the tarmac road nr. 15 upwards going east, which leads to the Larjëi farm. From here, on the right, follow road nr. 15A to reach the hamlet of Rü. Here, on the left between two fences, the educational Larch path starts and goes slightly downhill towards the farm of Rüdeferia (1 h). To go back to San Cassiano (40 min.), return on the same path in a south direction until the junction, where on the right, path nr. 15 descends firstly to the Larjëi farm and finally to San Cassiano.

Note


all notes on protected areas

Getting there

*By car

  • Coming from Innsbruck: take the A 13 and the A 22 toll motorway and exit at Bressanone/Brixen, following the signs to Brunico/Bruneck along the Val Pusteria/Pustertal road as far as San Lorenzo/St.Lorenzen. Follow the signs to Val Badia/Gadertal 
  • Coming from Verona-Bolzano: take the A 22, exit at Bressanone/Brixen and continue as above

*By train

The nearest train stations are:

  • Brunico - 37 Km
  • Bolzano (via Passo Gardena) - 72 Km (via Brunico) – 100 Km
  • Connection train station – Alta Badia by the local bus SAD: www.sad.it

*By air

  • Innsbruck - 130 km
  • Munich – 330 km
  • Venice Treviso / Venice Marco Polo – 180 / 200 km
  • Verona – 213 km
  • Milan Bergamo / Milan Malpensa - 310 /400 km
  • Information airport transfer: www.suedtirolbus.it - www.cortinaexpress.it

Coordinates

DD
46.571079, 11.931952
DMS
46°34'15.9"N 11°55'55.0"E
UTM
32T 724675 5161678
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Difficulty
easy
Distance
5.1 km
Duration
1:40 h
Ascent
205 m
Descent
205 m
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