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Round the waterfalls of the Val Genova valley

Hiking trail · Madonna di Campiglio, Pinzolo, Val Rendena
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  • Die Wasserfälle des Tals Val di Genova
    Die Wasserfälle des Tals Val di Genova
    Photo: Barbara Giogo, Ugo Merlo
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moderate
Distance 19.8 km
7:00 h
1,082 m
1,082 m
1,596 m
1,119 m
A spectacular excursion to the famous waterfalls of the Val di Genova valley via a higher path that is a little less known. This allows you to escape the more hectic areas (with the situation becoming more controlled every year).

It is recommended to start this hike from Ponte Maria – Ponte Rosso, where you can park your car in a pay and display car park located just after the Albergo Fontanabona shelter (1100 m). There is also the information centre of the Adamello Brenta Nature Park. The distance from Carnisolo is about 8.5 km, but it is also possible, if the children are motivated to walk, to leave the car 4 km after Cornisolo, at the height of the Nardis waterfall. This is considered the most famous and spectacular of the waterfalls and has two waterfalls about 80 m high. However, this is also where most of the tourists are, which means that the square is often clogged with cars, especially in summer. From this strategically chosen point, about halfway down the valley, you have a good and beautiful view of the large and small waterfalls that seem to be everywhere. Climbing up the valley, the leisurely hike, which takes about 1 hour and 30 minutes, takes you past the impressive Lares, the hidden but


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