The Alta Via del Granito is a splendid circular route taking place in Cima d’Asta, the Cime di Rava and the mountains of Lagorai chain.
The Alta Via uses a network of old paths and military mule tracks (dating from WW1). Easily completed in 3 days, the Alta Via del Granito combines (overnight) stops at 2 refegues, with hikes along marked path that take you through stunning wild scenery where you come into close contact with nature. This is seen not only by the presence of high mountain shepherds huts and the surrounding summer pastures, but also the remains of military activity from the First World War.
A minimum of training is required. Do not walk with to much eavy backpack.
Being a multi-day trek, a minimum of training is required . Always check the weather forecast and listen to the valuable advice of refuge managers.
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:Sportswear for mountain excursions (hiking boots, raincoat)
It is possible to do this trek in a clockwise or counterclockwise. Before starting your trek, check the availability of refuge.
Go along the main road SS47 Valsugana, take the exit signposted “Altopiano del Tesino”.
After the village Pieve Tesino follow the sign to Val Malene and then Malga Sorgazza.
Parking place nearby of Malga Sorgazza