24 Results for tag: Manarola

? Trail of the Week: AV5T part 1

CTT  takes you on the trails. AV5T, the "Alta Via delle Cinque Terre", is a long-distance trail that extends from Monte Prato Pinello in the mountains north of Sestri Levante, to Portovenere, just down the coast from the Cinque Terre.  The entire trail is 70 kilometers in length, but we will focus on the section within the boundaries of the Cinque Terre ... More

? Trail of the Week: Trail N. 6Cplus-6C (Porciana-AV5T)

CTT  takes you on the trails. Trail N. 6C Plus and Trail N. 6C connect to each other and together connect Trail N. 586 to Monte le Croci and AV5T.   These are two of our "adopted" trails that we found long abandoned and have since brought back to life.  We discovered them while researching old maps and with the help of many locals. The ... More

? Trail of the Week: Trail #537

CTT  takes you on the trails. Trail N. 537 is at the extreme southeastern end of the municipality of Riomaggiore.  It connects Telegrafo on Trail AV5T to Punta Pineda, via the locality of Campi.  At roughly its halfway point the trail is intersected by the provincial road SP370.  The upper segment from Campi to Telegrafo, which is signposted and ... More

? Trail of the Week: Trail Zunche’+Tigiua (Aka 6DC)

CTT  takes you on the trails. The Zunche' and Tigiua Trails connect to each other, and together link the hamlet of Groppo to Trail N. 585. The trails were once used by farmers to reach their vineyards and forest properties.  The trails had been abandoned for decades before we reopened them with other volunteers.  The trailhead is in the village of ... More

? Trail of the Week: Trail #504C

CTT  takes you on the trails. Trail N. 504C, at the southeastern end of the Cinque Terre National Park, in the area of Tramonti, connects the farm settlement of Schiara to Trail N. 535 near Campiglia.  The trailhead is on N. 504, a few meters from the Oratory of Sant'Antonio.  After passing the oratory, Trail N. 504 turns to the right and descends to ... More

? Trail of the Week: Trail #528C

CTT  takes you on the trails. Trail N. 528C, also know as the "Via der Predao", is a short horizontal trail at the southeastern end of the Cinque Terre National Park, in the area of Tramonti.  It connects Trail N. 528V at Casa Cimo to Trail N. 528, passing at about 150 meters above sea level.   The trail starts on N. 528V, about 300 meters from ... More

? Trail of the Week: Trail #528V

CTT  takes you on the trails. Trail N. 528V is a vertical trail at the southeastern end of the Cinque Terre National Park, in the area of Tramonti.  It connects the tiny farm settlement of Chioso to the sea.  The trailhead is on Trail N. 528, about 600 meters from Campiglia in the direction of Persico.  There is no signpost indicating the trail, ... More

? Trail of the Week: Trail #504

CTT  takes you on the trails. Trail N. 504 is a vertical trail at the southeastern end of the Cinque Terre National Park, in the area known as Tramonti.  The trail originates in the village of Biassa, in the hills behind the Cinque Terre, and enters the National Park at S. Antonio, on Trail AV5T.  A drinking water source is located in front of the ... More

? Trail of the Week: Trail #591C

CTT  takes you on the trails. Trail N. 591C is a vertical trail that connects Trail N. 591 at Colla di Gritta to Trail AV5T, just to the south of Monte Crocettola. The trail starts about 100 meters from the intersection of Trail N. 591 and Provincial Road SP38 to Monterosso, in the direction of Il Termine.  After the first few near-vertical ... More

? Trail of the Week: Pagana Trail

CTT  takes you on the trails. The Pagana Trail connects Trail N. 502 to Trail N. 501. lt had been abandoned for decades before we reopened it this autumn, together with other volunteers.  On old maps, it was part of the "Beccara Vecchia", from Manarola, and was on the route used by locals to transport wine to the Vara Valley.  The trail is ... More