The wood is a magic place, where sensations increase: scents, noises, images and thoughts.
Distance 1.9 km
The big centuries-old chestnut trees stand out to the sky and seem to see the who is passing, asguards along the road.
Go forward into the hazelnut trees and you will find other more, majestic, with their embracingbarks. Here art and nature merge, roots, trunks, stones and branches take shape and let ourimagination to create its route.
On the edges of the old Salagade, where the green mosses cover the stone of the small walls andpavements, you will be accompanied by deep thoughts that will follow your step. The look will getlost beyond, in the majestic nature.
Walk slowly, listen to nature. Easy path, suitable to everybody.
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.
The path starts from the main square of Spiazzo and, crossing the Sarca river, reach the old village of Fisto; after less than one hour of relaxing and easy path, suitable to everybody, go back to the village, in the Teggia area of Fisto.
The path was born from the recovery of an old mule track, so called “Salagada” in local dialect. It isan invite to walk slowly, to listen to nature, to look at the natural landscape around us, to reflectabout the link among art, literature and landscape.
Along the itinerary, the presence of big chestnut trees and old dry stone walls, built to fence off cattle during the transhumance, has inspired the creation of some works of art, made of cortexsteel, with some aphorisms of famous thinkers.