10 Results for tag: Sentieri ritrovati Cinque Terre

The Zunche’ Trail

Cinque Terre Trekking is nine years old. We are eternally grateful to all who helped us survive this exceptionally challenging year. We spent much of our extra time with a small group of local volunteers searching out and reopening abandoned trails like this one, the Zunchè Trail. For all of you who have not been able to travel yet, we hope that soon you ... More

Monte Le Croci Trail Park on Trail Forks

"Abandon the great roads. Take the trails" (Pythagoras). Now, thanks to the valuable work of volunteers who in recent months have reopened several abandoned trails, you can follow the advice of the Greek mathematician. On  , with credit to Andrea Codda, you can find all of the trails of Monte Le Croci Trail Park and their technical characteristics.... More

📣 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 #572

CTT  takes you on the trails. Trail N. 572 had been abandoned for years before being reopened recently by the municipality of Monterosso.   It was formerly known as Trail N. 14A, and it connects Monterosso to Trail N. 591, where it exits the national park and continues on to Levanto. The trailhead is at Sella di Bagari, which sits between Monte ... More

THE VERTICAL CHALLENGE – May 2021

The April Vertical Challenge has a winner: Giacomo Casabianca!  In addition, three participants were able to gain more that 3400 meters of elevation. In the meantime, we've reopened new trail segments, and above all, travel restrictions have been loosened. So with that we are ready to launch another challenge, always with the same spirit of pushing ... 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: 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

📣 Trail of the Week: Trail Val Di Chiara #SentieroES

CTT  takes you on the trails. The Val di Chiara Trail is a vertical trail that connects the Cinque Terre hamlet of Groppo to Trail N. 530 (Strada dei Santuari). This trail had been abandoned for roughly 40 years before we reopened it this winter together with other volunteers.  In the past it was used by locals from Groppo to transport wine to Ricco' ... More

📣Trail of the Week: Trail #537

CTT  takes you on the trails. Trail N. 537 is a vertical trail that connects the provincial road SP370 to Telegrafo.  It starts at the locality of Campi on SP370, at the parking area of Borgo di Campi where a monorail cog train for agricultural use also starts.  It initially is lined by mediterranean scrub, primarily tree heather, then it follows the ... More