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Garda Trentino Xmas Trail
Riva del Garda, Tenno, Arco, Garda Trentino
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Difficulty
Difficult
Activity time
6:25
Duration in hours
Distance
30.7
Distance in km
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The complete GardaTrentino Xmas Trail, a low altitude trail suitable for the autumn/winter season! 
This is a circular route, starting and finishing in Torbole sul Garda, which runs along the rim of Garda Trentino passing through the municipalities of Riva, Tenno, Arco and Nago-Torbole and climbing up to the highest point near Monte Corno.

The first part up to Arco is characterised by a rather lively route both in the variety of the surface and in the alternation of climbs (from Riva up to Tenno) and descents (a dive from Tenno up to Arco through the olive grove, interrupted only by the spectacular single track on the Rio Bordellino).The second part, on the other hand, features a long climb from Bolognano to the highest part of the route near Monte Corno, which offers a spectacular panoramic view of the entire lake. From here the route descends towards Nago, first passing through the chestnut grove and then along a path along the slabs, which is wide and equipped with guardrails, but which requires a certain amount of attention (especially on wet ground).At Nago there is one last little effort: a short climb to the Penede castle area, from where you then sprint down the historic Santa Lucia road (watch out for the cobbled section).

The route can also be covered in two stages (return by bus from Arco).

Further information and useful links
For more information on routes and hike services: guides, shops and hiking friendly accommodation:  APT Garda Trentino, Tel. +39 0464 554444 www.gardatrentino.it 
Route info
Difficult
Distance
30,7 km
Activity time
6 h 25 min
Ascent
1.311 m
Descent
1.313 m
Technical skills
Physical effort
Scenary
Highest point
535 m
Lowest point
62 m
Suggestions
There are numerous historical and scenic spots to pass through, it would be a shame not to photograph them! 
Safety guidelines
The information on this chart is subject to inevitable variations, so this means that none of the indications are absolute. It is not entirely possible to avoid giving inexact or imprecise information, given how quickly environmental and weather conditions can change. For this reason, we decline any responsibility for changes which the user may encounter. In any case, the hiker is advised to check the conditions of the places, environment and weather before setting out.
Punto di partenza
Torbole - Piazzetta Lietzmann
public transportation
The towns in Garda Trentino - Riva del Garda, Torbole sul Garda and Arco – are connected by several urban and intercity bus lines which will take you to the starting point or in the immediate surroundings.

For up-to-the-minute information on timetables and routes: www.gardatrentino.it  

You can also get to Riva del Garda and Torbole sul Garda by the public ferry service. For up-to-the-minute information on timetables and routes: www.gardatrentino.it 

How to get there
Getting to northern lake Garda / Garda Trentino: www.gardatrentino.it  
Where to park
Free parking in Torbole in Via Strada Granda (Strada Granda Street) or in the Busatte Park

More Pay parking at the Panorama parking area and along the lakefront Lungolago Conca d'Oro 

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