Valtellina

Hiking and Trekking holidays in Italy

Local Mountain Leader for your holidays in Italy. Discover nature and culture while trekking.

  • SNOW SHOEING IN RIALE, VAL FORMAZZA

    Riale Valrossa hiking group

    Maria Luisa refuge and “white” Valrossa

    This Sunday the weather is not the best, but forecasts assured us that we would have the whole sunny morning. Riale, the last village of Formazza valley in north Piedmont, is completely covered in snow. The group of snowshoes hikers, is happy and motivated to reach the beautiful Valrossa.

  • ALPE GENUINA SNOWSHOEING IN THE HIDDEN OSSOLAN VALLEYS

    Snowshoeing in Alpe Genuina

    Great views and enchanting woods among the pastures of the Antigorio Valley

    There are places that give the best of themselves in a particular season. Winter is the right season to visit the Alpe Genuina! Why? Stunning fir forests, silent places and a wide panorama!

    Alpe Genuina is an ancient pasture, close to Domodossola a cosy city in Piedmont, north italy.

  • LAGO NERO AND LAGO KASTEL IN FORMAZZA VALLEY

    Black Lake in Formazza Valley

    Nice hike around alpine lakes and flowers

    On a hot july Sunday we went to Val Formazza, a valley located in northern Piedmont. Today I am taking a nice group of people for a beautiful hike. Today we will go to discovery a small alpine lake located at the foot of Mount Basodino 3.273 m which is on the border of Canton Ticino (Tessin) in Switzerland.

  • CORTE BUE' AND MONTE FAIE'

    Mount Faie

    Hiking in the wilderness of the Valgrande National Park between panoramas and ancient villages.

    When we talk about wilderness in northern Italy we are talking about Valgrande National Park between Lake Maggiore and Ossola Valley in Northern Piedmont. With a nice group of hikers we went hiking into this “green lung” just 70 km from Milan!