13 Results for tag: Vertical

📣 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

📣 Trail of the Week: Vertical Rie’ – Monte Le Croci

CTT  takes you on the trails. We've been using our extra time during the past months of semi-lockdown to reopen abandoned local trails.  We completed our most recent volunteer project last week, the direct route from the village of Groppo to Monte le Croci.  Way back in 2018 we cleared the final, 300 meter segment from Trail ex6A to Monte le Croci, and ... 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 #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 #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

📣 Trail of the Week: Trail #586

CTT  takes you on the trails. Trail N. 586 is a horizontal trail connecting Volastra to Trail N. 587.  It runs roughly parallel to the coastal Trail SVA/592 between Manarola and Corniglia, but 300 meters higher.  Since Trail SVA/592 is closed, and has been for ten years, the primary route between Manarola and Corniglia is on Trails 506-586-587.  ... More

📣Trail of the Week: Trail #SVA/590

CTT  takes you on the trails. Trail N. SVA/590 is one of Monterosso's vertical trails, connecting the village to Trail N. 591 on Punta Mesco, the iconic promontory visible from many points around the Cinque Terre. Heading west along the waterfront, the trail starts at the junction of Via 4 Novembre with Via Fegina.  On the left, at the end of ... More

📣Trail of the Week: Trail #502

CTT  takes you on the trails. Trail N. 502 is one of the vertical trails of the Cinque Terre, connecting Manarola to the ridge trail AV5T. From Manarola's main street Via Discovolo, the trail starts immediately as steep stairs, passing first between tower houses and then through the cultivated vineyards surrounding the village in the area known as ... More

📣Trail of the Week: Trail #501

CTT  takes you on the trails. Trail N. 501 is one of the vertical trails of the Cinque Terre, connecting Riomaggiore to the ridge trail AV5T. From Piazza Rio Finale at the Riomaggiore train station, the first 400 meters of Trail N. 501 follow Via Telemaco Signorini then wind up through narrow village side streets until Riomaggiore castle... More

📣Trail of the Week: Trail #593V

CTT  takes you on the trails. Trail N. 593V starts out immediately with stairs as it climbs up to Piazza Vignaioli and then winds through the narrow side streets of Riomaggiore, lined with its typical tower houses. The stairs continue for 150 meters until Via di Loca.  Here the trail turns right onto the village road and flattens out, with views of ... More