33 Results for tag: trekking

📣 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

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 #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 #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: Trail #531C

CTT  takes you on the trails. Trail N. 531C is a short horizontal trail that connects provincial road SP370 to Trail N. 531 (the Beccara).  The trail starts at the southwestern end of the parking area on the Manarola side of Campertone Bridge.  The first 30 meters are up a steep stairway lined on both sides by dry stone walls. Do you want to ... 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