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To the Forcella di Posporcora

Mountainbiking · Dolomiti d'Ampezzo, Dolomiti Bellunesi
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  • This route rides past the Ponte Alto: the 88 m high waterfall ap- pears to be plunging into abyssal depths. 
    This route rides past the Ponte Alto: the 88 m high waterfall ap- pears to be plunging into abyssal depths. 
    Photo: Martin Braito
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difficult
Distance 23.9 km
3:28 h
605 m
603 m
1,798 m
1,227 m
Exposed sections
The long traverse to Passo di Posporcora offers breath-taking views as well as a number of quite exposed sections. From the pass onwards a highly technical trail produces some downhill adrenaline. Conversely, the final section unwinds nice and smooth on a wide forest road toward Pian de Loa and back to the starting point Cortina on a bicycle path.

Since the winter olympic games in 1956, cortina has become one of the most important centres in the Dolomites, with a large tourism-based infrastructure. Located at an elevation of 1200 m in the Val Boite, this town is surrounded by stunning mountains: tofane, cristallo, Sorapiss, Antelao and Pelmo. the area is pretty much designed to host numerous mountain biking itineraries with some of the most breath-taking panoramic views. Some of these have been selected and accurately sign-posted for all grades of difficulty. Itinerary description From cortina ➊ bus station (1220 m) take the cycle path heading toward Dobbiaco following signage for MtB route n. 7, which will lead to the ➋ SS 51 road. cross the road and head to the camping olympia, following paved mountain road and then the nice forest roads up to the crossing ➌ Sotto i crep de cianderou (1649 m). From here, take a right and look out for a ➍ wooden cross (1745 m), the highest point of this itinerary. on a narrow and


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