25 Results for tag: strava

📣 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

THE VERTICAL CHALLENGE

How much elevation gain can you achieve, using only the trails within the municipality of Riomaggiore, and without using the same trail more than once?  Find out by participating in our VERTICAL CHALLENGE! The rules are very simple:  Sign up on Strava or other application that can record the track of your hike/run, including total elevation ... 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 #528

CTT  takes you on the trails. Trail N. 528 is a vertical trail at the extreme southeastern end of the Cinque Terre National Park.  It originates outside of the park in Acquasanta, a small village on the Gulf of La Spezia, and enters the park at Campiglia. The oldest mention of the village of Campiglia dates back to the year 981.  The descent to ... More

📣 Trail of the Week: Trail #534

CTT  takes you on the trails. Trail N. 534 is a vertical connection between Trail N. 535 and Trail AV5T, at the southeastern end of the Cinque Terre National Park in the area known as Tramonti.   Trail N. 534 once reached the sea, but the lower part was washed out by landslides and is inaccessible.  It now starts on Trail 535 at the parking area ... 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 #502C

CTT  takes you on the trails. Trail N. 502C is known as "Il Viae'" by the locals. It is a short but scenic path that connects the harbor of Manarola to the upper part of the village.  It starts on the main street, Via Birolli, next to Hotel Marina Piccola. The trail passes along the left side of the hotel, then heads up a steep paved ramp overlooking ... More

📣Trail of the Week: Trail #591

CTT  takes you on the trails. Trail N. 591 connects Il Termine to the Hermitage of St. Anthony of Mesco.  The trail starts on provincial road SP38, at Termine Pass, where it intersects with Trail AV5T.  The trail follows the winding provincial road for 900 meters then turns off to the left onto a side road.  After 200 meters the road turns to trail, ... More