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Corno del Renon/ Rittner Horn

Viewpoint · Eisacktal · 2,260 m
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  • Corno del Renon, Round Table
    / Corno del Renon, Round Table
    Photo: Tourismusverein Ritten, Jochi Unterhofer, Ritten
  • Rittner Horn
    / Rittner Horn
    Photo: M. Lun, Ritten
  • / Panorama way - Conro del Renon
    Photo: Tourismusverein_Ritten_Fotograf-F.Blickle, Ritten
The Corno del Renon: The most beautiful viewpoint mountain of the Dolomites, UNESCO’s world natural heritage. At the beginning of the 20th century the famous mountaineer, Ludwig Purtscheller, enthused: “Whoever wants to take in Tyrol with one glance should climb these mountains.” He was right for on clear days visitors have an unbelievably beautiful panoramic view: from the giant glaciers of the Ortles and the Ötztaler Alps in the west to the legendary world of the Dolomites far in the east; from the Stubaier and Zillertal Alps in the north to the Presenella, to the Adamello and the Brenta Dolomites in the south. The Corno del Renon makes for an ideal excursion at any time of the year. Here you can go for a gentle walk or on more demanding and challenging hikes. The Corno del Renon is ideal for Family skiing in winter. A modern cable car makes the ascent easier. The peak is just about an hour away and nearly 200 metres in altitude difference from the mountain station of the Cima Lago Nero.

Getting there

By Car: Bolzano - Renon - Tre Vie/Corno del Renon, 22 km.

By Cablecar: In Bolzano starts every 4 minutes a cable and in only 12 minutes you arrive to Soprabolzano. There starts every halb hour the Renon Train and arrive in 18 minuts to Collalbo. There starts the bus 166 and after 10 minuts you arrive the start of the cablecar Corno del Renon. Timetable

Coordinates

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46.614589, 11.460822
DMS
46°36'52.5"N 11°27'39.0"E
UTM
32T 688423 5165277
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