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From Cavalese over the Schwarzhorn

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  • Gipfelkreuz des Schwarzhorns
    Gipfelkreuz des Schwarzhorns
    Photo: Hartmut Wimmer, Outdooractive Premium
m 2500 2000 1500 1000 14 12 10 8 6 4 2 km Aussicht auf das Val di Fiemme Schwarzhorn (Corno Nero) Il Palone Obere Kugelalm
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Distance 14.6 km
6:00 h
1,387 m
1,387 m
2,440 m
1,178 m
Panoramic round tour from Varena via Il Palon on the Schwarzhorn

This tour is a technically easy but nevertheless long and therefore demanding round to the lonely peaks on the southern edge of the Dolomites. The varied paths run through sparse forests, mountain pine fields and over meadows covered with gentians. The highlight of the tour, however, are definitely the panoramic peaks, which offer magnificent views across to the snow-covered mountains of the Lagorai chain, the Latemar group and the Catinaccio. The steep southern slopes of the Schwarzhors show their wild side during the descent. Large rock scales seem to grow steeply upwards from the grassy base of the mountain. On these, in turn, isolated conifers have found their exclusive habitat. The rock of the Corno Nero (Italian for black horn) consists of reddish-grey Bolzano quartz porphyry. Therefore, the paths often glow in reddish hues, which, in contrast to the surrounding green and yellowish meadows, compose a fascinating landscape that resembles a painting. The way back leads through


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Profile picture of Hartmut Wimmer Author Hartmut Wimmer 
True to the slogan “Only on new paths you leave visible traces” I am a passionate hiker and explorer. I love to be in the mountains, regardless of the activity. I am the founder and CEO of Outdooractive, thus turning my hobby into a career spending my whole time with my passion. By the way, we are always looking for people to join our team at Outdooractive, maybe you will find your future job here: https://corporate.outdooractive.com/jobs-bei-outdooractive/

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Elmar Oblinger 
May 31, 2018 · Community
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Donnerstag, 31. Mai 2018 2:32:19 PM
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