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Road of Tunnels
Created On: Sep 28, 2008
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Overview

The Strada delle Gallerie or Road of Tunnels

is a mountain path cut into Monte Pasubio group in Italy.it start from Bocchetta Campiglia to the Rifugio Papa. It was built in 1917 by Italian mountain troops and teams of miners. The Strada was started in March 1917 and finished by the end of the year.
What makes the Strada unusual is that it runs through 52 tunnels with a total length of 2,300m. The path is cut into the side of Pasubio. It is one of the best high level paths in the Dolomites and walking it is a memorable experience.

The via ferrata Sentiero Gaetano Falcipieri


This route traverses five peaks along a ridgecrest above the Road of Tunnels, from Bocchetta Campiglia to the Rifugio Papa:Bella Laita 1881mt.,Cima Cuaro 1939mt.,Cima Forni Alti 2023mt., Forcella Camossara 1875mt.,Cimon del Soglio Rosso 2040mt.

Road of Tunnels

Getting There

From VALLARSA ( Trentino Alto Adige)
SS 46 del Pasubio: Rovereto (201m.) - Vallarsa - Anghébeni - Foxi - Raossi - Pian delle Fugazze ( 1162m., Rifugio Balasso, Bocchetta Campiglia 1216mt.
From VALLE DEL LEOGRA ( Veneto ) SS 46 MALO - SCHIO - S Antonio ( 567m.) - Bocchetta Campiglia 1216mt.

Through tunnels between precipices and valleys...

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Road of Tunnels
Road of Tunnels

Among incredible pinnacles..

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Road of Tunnels
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Road of Tunnels

...and look down the wonderful "Vaio"

Road of Tunnels
Road of Tunnels
Road of Tunnels
Road of Tunnels

Weather forecast

For weather and avalanche conditions in Trentino look at this pages:
wetterzentrale
Meteotrentino
Meteo Alpin
Società Meteorologica Italiana
Il meteo .it
eurometeo
Provincia di Bolzano

Maps and Books

"itinerari sul Pasubio e nelle Valli del leno " Manfrini Edizioni 2005
Sezioni vicentine del C.A.I. " Sentieri Pasubio Carega" 1:25.000

External links

VIA FERRATA GAETANO FALCIPIERI
BORN TO BE WILD

©2008 Tiziana Ciaghi






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Gabriele Roth

Gabriele Roth - Oct 1, 2008 1:58 pm - Voted 10/10

mi sembrava che

ci fosse già : l'ave fatta Vid ...

http://www.summitpost.org/route/165474/strada-delle-gallerie.html

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