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From San Domenico we follow the paved road leading to Ponte Campo and then take the unpaved road going up to the Veglia Alp which enters the narrow valley of the Cairasca Torrent. The road is very steep with uneven surfaces. Having reached the Groppallo Chapel the track follows more or less flat up to the Veglia plane. The track tours around the entire plane crossing all of the Alp’s rural communities.

Variant: if you’re not already tired, it is possible to go from Veglia along the lengthy unpaved road up to Pian du Scricc (1930 m) featuring a beautiful flat Alpine pasture. This variant is 2.6 km long (one-way) and contributes another 200 m going up.

As for the way back the same itinerary is followed. Be careful when going down from the Groppallo Chapel: it is necessary to have good breaks!

Last update: 05/03/2018 ore 16:05:38

Itinerary informations

Starting Point

San Domenico (1410 m)

Itinerary

San Domenico – Ponte Campo – Groppallo Chapel – Veglia Alp – Walk Around the Plane – Ponte Campo – San Domenico

Altitude Difference Going Up

450 m

Altitude Difference Going Down

450 m

Maximum altitude reached

1750 m above mean sea level (Alpe Veglia – loc. Isola)

Track Length

15,0 km (for the entire track)

Difficulty Level

EE (difficult)

Cycling

PARTIAL

Recommended Time Period

June - October

Zone

Valle Divedro

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