Alpine lakes in Trentino

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Alpine lakes in Trentino
Created On: Aug 26, 2010
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Alpine Lakes in Trentino

There are 319 lakes in Trentino ( 6.212 kmq).These lakes are mostly of glacial origin (Glaciazioni pleistoceniche).In the Alpine and sub Alpine region can be distinguished lakes according to altitude, geology, mountain ranges.

Listed here some lakes that I've visited:

Bacino del Sarca

Lake Garda

Bacino idrografico: Sarca
Mountain range: Alpi di ledro - Monte Baldo range
Superficie: 369.980.000 mq
Getting there: Lake Garda can easily be reached by all means of transport. The important motorways of northern Italy run parallel to Lake Garda and lead to Verona, Milan and Venice. To travel round Lake Garda you can use public buses which cover the whole region. Almost al towns on Lake Garda can also be reached via boat or ferry.
by car
Riva del Garda can easily be reached from north and south along the Brennero state road 12 and the motorway A22 (exit Rovereto Sud/Lago di garda Nord, 15 km distance from the toll gate), then along the SS 240 state road. Coming from Trento along the SS 45/bis. Coming from the south/Lake Garda along the SS 249.

Lake Garda:Lizard's Beach

Alpi di Ledro
lake Garda, west side

Lake Ledro

Bacino Idrografico: Sarca, torrente Ponale
Mountain range:Alpi di Ledro -
Superficie: 2.177.000 mq
Getting there: Car:Brennero motorway A 22, exit at the toll gate Rovereto Sud, state road SS 240, coming from Riva del Garda and Storo.
Public transport:
To the railway station FS Rovereto, from there by bus (45 km).
The nearest airports are Catullo in Verona (90 km distance), Marco Polo in Venice (195 km), Milano Linate (245 km) and the new airport in Bolzano (60 km).
flight reservation
Lake ledro
Lake Ledro

Lake Tenno

Bacino Idrografico: Sarca, Torrente Varone, Torrente Magnone
Mountain range: Alpi di Ledro, Lomasone, Brento Casale group
Superficie - 195.190 mq
Getting there: -
Car: Tenno is accessible both from south and north on State Road 12 Brenner motorway A22 (exit Rovereto Sud / Lago di Garda Nord) then along the highway SS 45/bis.

Lago di Tenno
Lake Tenno

Lakes Cornisello

Bacino idrografico: Sarca
Mountain range: Adamello/ Presanella group
Superficie: 33.900 mq and 59.260 mq
Getting there:
Val Rendena - Pinzolo.From the Nambrone Valley follow the road to the refuge Cornisello.
The path 239 goes to lakes of Cornisello

Laghi di Cornisello
Laghi di Cornisello

Lakes Toblino and S. Massenza

Bacino Idrografico: Sarca, Torrente Rimone
Mountain range: Gazza- Paganella group. Monte Bondone
Superficie:730.000 mq and 280.000 mq
Getting there:Starting from Riva del Garda, Arco and take the SS45bis to continue following the road signs for Trento.
From Trento - Follow SS45bis to Lake Garda.

Monte Brento
The Basso Sarca Valley with Toblino and S. Massenza lakes from Monte Brento 1545m.

Toblino lake
Toblino lake

Lake Toblino

Bacino del Noce

Lake Tovel

Bacino idrografico: Noce, Torrente Tresenga
Mountain range: Brenta group
Superficie:382.500 mq
Getting there:Val di Non Tuenno SS43. It is accessible by road from Bolzano to the Northeast, from Merano to the Northwest or from Trento to the Southeast.
South: Trento - SS 43 : From S. Michele all'Adige to Tuenno

Lago di Tovel
Lago di Tovel

Lake Tovel

Bacino dell'Adige

Lake Loppio

Bacino idrografico: Adige, Rio cameras
Mountain range: Baldo group, Bondone group
Superficie:600.000 mq
Getting there:
From Rovereto to Lake Garda near Loppio village

Loppio lake
Lake Loppio lies between Rovereto and the Garda lake

Lake Cei

Bacino idrografico: Adige, Rio di Cimone
Mountain range: Baldo group
Superficie:39.000 mq
Getting there Motorway A22: exit Rovereto North Villalagarina and to take the road towards Lago di Cei

Lake Cei

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Alpine lakes in Trentino

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