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High Carigiola and Scalette mountain A ridge path that will give you an exciting experience among breathtaking views

Looking for thrills and breathtaking views? Explore the Upper Carigiola and Scalette Mount, a natural oasis of a thousand hectares between Cantagallo and Vernio, in the heart of the Apennines. Lose yourself in the ridge path that cuts through the valley of the Carigiola stream, starting from Alpe di Cavarzano and heading towards the Gavigno Tabernacle. Here, immerse yourself in dense beech forests, leaving the daily hustle and bustle behind to venture into the enchantment of the peaks.

This itinerary offers unique emotions and much more. Along the bare profile of the Scalette Mount, the gaze embraces panoramas that take your breath away. The steep sections and escarpments add a touch of adventure to the walk, making the experience even more engaging. Get ready to face the challenge of a medium difficulty route, where steep climbs alternate with wild panoramas of the Apennines.

Hiking routes Hiking routes

Ring of the Carigiola waterfalls

Explore the spectacular ring of the Carigiola Waterfalls, between sheer rock walls and clear pools of water. The route starts from the suggestive Tavoletta tabernacle, crosses the Centrale area and continues along the CAI path n. 62, closing the ring up to the tabernacle.

Walking time: 2 and a half hours

Difficulty: medium (steep climbs in some sections)

Ridge path in the Carigiola valley

Tackle the suggestive ridge path in the splendid valley of the Carigiola stream, following the CAI path n. 00. From the departure from Alpe di Cavarzano, the route winds up to the Tabernacle of Gavigno. Cross dense beech forests and, along the open profile of the  Scalette Mount, enjoy breathtaking views, typical of the highest peaks.

Walking time: 2 hours

Difficulty: medium (steep climbs in some sections)