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South Tyrolean Milk Trail

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  • Die Fane Alm im Valser Tal
    Die Fane Alm im Valser Tal
    Photo: Tappeiner AG
Distance 3 km
1:11 h
344 m
0 m
1,740 m
1,396 m
Impressive landscape, impressive facts
Everything about South Tyrolean dairy farming, instructive hike to the Fanes alpine pasture

From the car park, follow the signs to the Fane-Alm. Follow the tarred road for a short distance, then cross the stream at the Kurzkofelhütte. This is where the Milchsteig begins (information board). At first, take a leisurely route along a farm track and then gradually steeper through sparse larch forests and past the deep gorge of the Valler Bach stream to the car park just before the Fane-Alm. The Milchsteig ends there, but a visit to the alpine village is a must! The way back is via the outward route. Along the Milchsteig, which brings the hiker closer to the world of South Tyrolean dairy farming, extremely interesting facts, most of which are unknown to non-farmers, are presented on information boards. Who knows that more than half of the total area of South Tyrol lies above 1500 metres above sea level and that the average slope of the mountain meadows is around 30%? Or that South Tyrol is the only closed region in Europe that is allowed to label its milk and dairy products as


Parts of this content were machine translated using German as the source language

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