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Trecarè summer hike

Trecarè summer hike


Page Type: Route

Location: Aosta, Italy, Europe

Lat/Lon: 45.85960°N / 7.67690°E

Object Title: Trecarè summer hike

Route Type: Footpath

Time Required: Most of a day

Difficulty: EE

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Created/Edited: Jan 28, 2006 / Jan 28, 2006

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Follow instruction to get Cheneil in Main Page section.

Route Description

Path begins at 2023 mt. (Alpe Barmaz), car parking free to get to Cheneil basin.
Follow "Alta Via 1" direction. Cross tiny Cheneil village and walk toward Colle di Croux (2697 mt. - 1h45min.). Passed col di Croux, get into Chamois valley. With a little descending traverse and crossing a desolate stone land, in about 30 min., Col di Nana (2775) is reached.

Homemade map for Trecarè/Roisetta area.
Red line: footpath for both destinations. Orange line: interesting traverse to Falinere, coming back from Trecarè.
Green line: other important trails

Remember: from Cheneil to Col di Nana, always follow AltaVia1 signs.

From Col di Nana, forward N direction to reach NE Trecarè shoulder. Last 15 minutes are very steep, but never dangerous.

Best period: from June to October, according to first snowfall.

Essential Gear

Classic alpin gear required. Trek poles may help you in ascent from Col di Nana to Trecarè summit.

Miscellaneous Info

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