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Galleria Riccabona

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  • Ranges of Malga Trat
    / Ranges of Malga Trat
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  • Ridges of Val Concei
    / Ridges of Val Concei
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  • Cows grazing at Malga Trat
    / Cows grazing at Malga Trat
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  • Malga Trat
    / Malga Trat
    Photo: Hartmut Wimmer, Consorzio Pro Loco Valle di Ledro
  • Valle di Ledro - Dive into the Nature
    / Valle di Ledro - Dive into the Nature
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  • Ludwig Riccabona
    / Ludwig Riccabona
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  • Vintage photos: soldiers at the front
    / Vintage photos: soldiers at the front
    Photo: APT Valle di Ledro, Consorzio Pro Loco Valle di Ledro
  • / Cross under Pichea
    Photo: Daniele Mosna, Consorzio Pro Loco Valle di Ledro
  • / Inside the Schützen hut
    Photo: Daniele Mosna, Consorzio Pro Loco Valle di Ledro
  • / Outside of the Schützen hut
    Photo: Daniele Mosna, Consorzio Pro Loco Valle di Ledro
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Very easy route unfolding from Malga Trat to the slopes of Mazza di Pichea, where some fortifications dating back to the Great War are located.

easy
2.2 km
2:00 h
223 m
2 m

During the First World War the emplacement under Pichea was used by the sentries who kept watch over Val Concei. Bocca di Trat and Saval were important logistic bases for the Austrian Army. Ludwig Riccabona, to whose memory the cave is dedicated, was native to Bolzano and was the commander of the Kaiserjäger (i.e. Tirolean infantrymen) regiment in Valle di Ledro.

Author’s recommendation

Just above Galleria Riccabona, the local Schützen group (i.e. folk group) have put up a cross and a banner in memory of the Fallen in the Great War. The nearby wooden hut is a faithful reconstruction of a military outpost as it might have looked during the Great War: truly a leap into history and into the lives of soldiers at the front!

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APT Valle di Ledro
Updated: July 03, 2019

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Highest point
1668 m
Lowest point
1450 m
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Rest Stop

Malga Trat

Safety information

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.

Tips, hints and links

Further information on www.vallediledro.com 

Turn-by-turn directions

Follow the dirt road from the car park to Malga Trat and proceed to Bocca Trat. Turn into the SAT 420 path towards Mazza di Pichea to reach the Galleria Riccabona.

Public transport

Trentino Trasporti

There: 214 bus Riva del Garda - Lenzumo  
And back: 214 bus Lenzumo - Riva del Garda

Further information and timetable

Private shuttle service to Malga Trat (www.vallediledro.com).

Getting there

Exit the A22 motorway at Rovereto Sud - Lago di Garda. Follow the SS240 della Val di Ledro to Bezzecca and turn towards Val di Concei. From Lenzumo follow the signs for Rifugio Nino Pernici. Keep on the asphalt road (later gravel) that runs up the side of the mountain and leads to the car park. Further options

Parking

Car Park, Malga Trat – Rifugio Nino Pernici.

Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

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August 12, 2019 · Community
Molto bello
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August 12, 2019 · Community
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Difficulty
easy
Distance
2.2 km
Duration
2:00 h
Ascent
223 m
Descent
2 m
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