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Laghetti gelati (Schrüttenseen) Lakes

Varna (Vahrn)
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Informationen zur Tour Laghetti gelati (Schrüttenseen) Lakes

Tour Hauptmerkmale

  • Duration
    4:30 h
  • Distance
  • Altitude
    830 m
  • Altitude
    780 m
  • Max. height
    1963 m
Hike amidst the fir trees of the Valletta di Scàleres (Schalderertal) Valley and its two lakes surrounded by rocks, alpine roses, flowering meadows, grass pastures and dark mountain forests.


From Varna (Vahrn), drive up the little Valletta di Scàleres (Schalderertal) Valley to Scàleres (Schalders). From there or from the lower situated, former baths, Bagni di Scàleres (Bad Schalders) ar approx. 1,100 m:  follow signs for the Schrüttenseen Lakes, passing the Lenznerhöfl farm. At the junction (note: ignore Trail No. 7 leading to the Malga Ochsenalm alpine pasture), keep right on the wide valley path through the coniferous forest along the stream into the valley. Continue until you reach the bridge. Turn left at the bridge, still following signs for the Schrüttenseen Lakes on the footpath, a moderately steep hike through forest slopes, up to Lago Gelato Grande (Großer Schrüttensee) Lake (1,957m; 2.5 hours from Bagni di Scàleres). Descent: Return using the same trail; about 2 hours.

Starting point

Scàleres (Schalders), or at the former Bagni di Scaleres (Schalderer Bad) baths

Target point

Scàleres (Schalders), or at the former Bagni di Scaleres (Schalderer Bad) baths


Scàleres (Schalders)

Public transportation

Public bus from Vipiteno (Sterzing) or Bressanone (Brixen) to Scàleres (Schalders).


Drive from Varna (Vahrn) to Scàleres (Schalders) into the correspondent Valley.

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