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Alta Via di Vallelunga (Große Langtauferer Höhenweg) High Trail

Curon (Graun)
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Informationen zur Tour Alta Via di Vallelunga (Große Langtauferer Höhenweg) High Trail

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  • Duration
    9:30 h
  • Distance
    23.6km
  • Altitude
    1650 m
  • Altitude
    1280 m
  • Max. height
    2743 m
Trek from Mount Grauner to the small valley of Melag

Directions


Ascent: From Curon (1,520 m, by the reservoir at the top of the Val Venosta) route 4 runs up a zigzag path through larches, then across a meadow, leading to the Rossböden pastures and Lake Pedross (2,602 m; 3 hours). – High route: from the lake continue on route 4, on gentle ups and downs around a ridge, and walk along several ponds and the lakes of Gschweller- or Schwemmseen (route 7 leads up to to the beautiful hidden Lake Kapplersee.) You can easily cross the rocky south ridge of the Nauderer Hennesiegelspitze Peak, then walk downhill for 10 minutes. At an intersection continue on route 4 to walk up the gentle slopes of Mount Roter Schragen, and reach route 1 and the stream at the top of the Melag Valley (2,540 m; 5 – 6 hours from Lake Pedross). – Descent: on route 1 you walk down a steep path along a solitary crevice and the stream to the village of Melag (1,915 m; 1.5 hours). You can return by bus.

Starting point

Curon in the Val Venosta

Target point

Melag in Vallelunga

Parking

Curon in the Val Venosta

Public transportation

By train to Mallese then the bus to Curon in the Val Venosta.

Directions

Across the Val Venosta to Curon

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