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From Colfosco to Lake Crespeina

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  • Der Crespeina-See in sagenhafter Umgebung auf 2374 m.ü.M.
    Der Crespeina-See in sagenhafter Umgebung auf 2374 m.ü.M.
    Photo: Athesia Verlagsanstalt
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moderate
Distance 7.9 km
3:04 h
550 m
472 m
2,529 m
1,991 m
Between Val Gardena and Val Badia.
The lake lies high up in the Gardenaccia rock face above the innermost Val Badia to the east and the innermost Val Gardena to the west. The lake basin and the surrounding plateau are enclosed by several mountains in the south-east, and break off into the Langental valley with high rock faces in the north-west.

From Colfosco (1645 m) take the cable car to Col Pradat (2038 m), cross the slope north-westwards on an almost level path to path 4 (here you can also walk on path 4 via the Edelweiss Hut, 1822 m), continue uphill on path 4 to the basin of Lake Ciampae (2137 m; lad. Lech de Ciampëi), further up to the Joch of the same name (2366 m; from Col Pradat 1:30 hrs.) and to path 2, on this path turn sharply left and over wide rocky ground almost flat south-westwards to the Crespeinasee (2374 m); from Col Pradat 2:00 hrs. Return to Colfosco: From the lake back to path 2, on this path south-westwards up to the Crespeinajoch (2528 m); on the other side with a short descent and counter-ascension to the Cirjoch (2469 m) and between bizarre rock towers and across meadows down to the Grödner Joch (2137 m); from the lake just under 2:00 hours; from the Joch by bus or other means of transport back to Colfosco.


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