1st itinerary: CA’ BOSSI – MONTE COLMEGNONE

Km 5.5 – estimated time 1:40 hours

  • Maximum altitude Mount Colmegnone (1,344 m.), minimum altitude Bugone area (1,088 m.)
  • Recommended parking: under the peak of Mount Bisbino.
  • The route starts from the signs for Rifugio Bugone, Rifugio Murelli and Agriturismo Roccolo San Bernardo.
  • The walk can also be done by mountain bike up to Agriturismo Roccolo San Bernardo (the last part of the climb to Mount Colmegnone must be done on foot).
  • Along the way you will find the three refreshment points indicated above.

The walk is recommended in all seasons, in May – June for the flowering of the gorse, in Autumn for the beauty of the beech trees, in Winter even with a little snow.

We recommend you to pay attention arriving at the top of the Mount Colmegnone because the slopes of the mountain to the lake are particularly steep and dangerous.

2nd itinerary: LAGLIO: MONTI DI TORRIGGIA – MONTI DI GERMANELLO

Km 4.8 – estimated time 1:45 hours

  • Maximum altitude (576 m.), Minimum altitude (247 m.)
  • Torriggia alta car park.
  • From Torriggia alta, take the agro-forestry-pastoral road with a view of Careno.
  • You reach the Torriggia mountains in about 45 ‘(you will find a large lawn for picnics).
  • From Mount Torriggia to the fountain, continue to the left and in a few minutes you will reach the Mount Germanello near which there is a source of water.
  • The descent is on a steep stone paved path up to the upper part of Germanello where you can follow a path along the coast that leads back to Torriggia alta (orange sticker).

3rd itinerary: LAGLIO: TOUR OF THE HAMLETS

Km 6 – estimated time 1:40 hours

  • Maximum altitude (340 m.), Minimum altitude (200 m.)
  • Parking on the lakeside near the town hall.
  • The itinerary is indicated by provisional signs with orange stickers.
  • You start along a staircase which is about 50 m. before the town hall.
  • The itinerary reaches the hamlets of Ossana, Soldino and Ticee with lake view. In Germanello we recommend seeing the church.
  • Following the orange stickers, continue right towards Torriggia alta with view of Careno.
  • Return to the starting point by crossing the old Regina and first reaching the bank of the Tenciuù and finally the Pyramid.

4th itinerary: BRIENNO “ELSA SOMALVICO”

Km 2.6 – estimated time min. 40

  • Maximum altitude (413 m.), Minimum altitude Piazza di Brienno (210 m.)
  • Parking at the entrance to the town.
  • The itinerary starts near the church of Brienno and is indicated by temporary signs with orange stickers.
  • After crossing the ancient village, take a connecting path up to the huts.
  • On the way you will come across two beautiful stone bridges.

Elsa Somalvico was a local poetess and this itinerary is dedicated to her.