Scenic route of intermediate difficulty, that reaches the remains of the ancient forts in Clemp area, site of great archeological interest.
Distance 4.6 km
Highest point1,554 m
Lowest point1,169 m
The route, indicated for the fond of quietness and the war past of Val Rendena, develops mainly in a wood of conifers with a scenic view on all Val Rendena, on the glaciers of Adamello and on the Brenta Dolomites. The route combines the naturalistic aspects with the historical-ethnographical features, leading to the discover of some interesting remains of the Great War, as the Clemp Fort (Austrian outpost during the First World War). Along the itinerary there are many examples of the traditional mountain huts of Val Rendena.
Please note that the practicability of the itineraries in a mountain environment is strictly linked to the contingent conditions and is therefore influenced by natural phenomena, environmental changes and weather conditions. For this reason, the information contained in this page may have changed. Before leaving for a tour, make sure the path you will approach is still accessible by contacting the owner of the mountain hut, the alpine guides or the visitor centres of the nature parks, the info offices of the local tourist board.
Tips and hints
For further information about the path and the route conditions, contact the Pinzolo mountain guides: ph. +39 0465 502111 - www.mountainfriends.it.
From “Parco ai Sass” in S. Antonio di Mavignola (1,169 m)
From the park “Ai Sass” catch the dirt road on the right leading to “Val di Cridac”. After some bends go on the orographic left side of the valley and at the end of the road, catch the path. Go up along the cobblestone road till the ruins of the Austro-Hungarian fortification used during the First World War. In a few time you reach the panoramic point on Val Rendena and Presanella Peak. Go downhill along the road, southbound, in the direction of S. Antonio di Mavignola. The road leads to the meadows over the village and then to the park.
all notes on protected areas
The Trentino Trasporti buses connect Madonna di Campiglio and Pinzolo to S.A. di Mavignola.
From Pinzolo follow the main road SS239 towards Madonna di Campiglio for about 8 km. When you reach Sant'Antonio di Mavignola, pass the hotel Posta; on your left you will find the little car park, in the so-called "Parco ai Sass" area, almost in the end of the village.
Free parking in Parco ai Sass, the starting point of the path.