34 Results for tag: trekking

📣 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

📣 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 #593C

CTT  takes you on the trails. Trail N. 593C is a short vertical trail that connects the provincial road SP370 to the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Montenero.  It starts to the southeast of the sanctuary near a bus stop.  A monorail train for agricultural use also starts here.  The first half is mostly stairs, as the trail climbs up the hillside terraces ... 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

📣 Trail of the Week: Trail #530C

CTT  takes you on the trails. Trail N. 530C is a short but steep connector between Trail N. 530 and Trail AV5T.  The trail starts on the right,  just as N. 530 starts to descend, about 800 meters from Telegrafo.  The first 300 meters are flat, along an unpaved road through a holm oak stand, leading to an abandoned quarry (Cava Schiappacasse). On ... More

📣 Trail of the Week: Trail #532C

CTT  takes you on the trails. Trail N. 532C is a horizontal trail that connects the hamlet of Groppo to Costa Corniolo.  The trailhead is on provincial road SP51, between Groppo and Cantina 5 Terre.  The trail starts up a short cement staircase alongside a small private garage on the right side of a hairpin turn on SP51. At the top of the stairs it ... More

📣Trail of the Week: Trail #532

CTT  takes you on the trails. Trail N. 532 is a vertical trail that follows the ridge of Costa Corniolo, which separates Riomaggiore and Manarola.  This trail connects Trail N. 531 to Trail N. 530.  It starts at a panoramic viewpoint high above the Manarola train station at 226 meters above sea level, where Trail N. 531 from Riomaggiore meets ... More

📣Trail of the Week: Trail #582

CTT  takes you on the trails. Trail N. 582 is a horizontal trail connecting the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Reggio to Trail N. 591 at Il Termine.  The trail starts just above the Sanctuary of Reggio, on Trail N. 508 where it crosses the provincial road SP51.  The trail follows the asphalt road SP51 up, first heading south, then west, with views of ... More