Variant of the 743. Bocca di Tovo Trail-Tour. Varied, technical trail which shortens the overall circuit considerably.
Signage: 743d. Variante Piazzole - Trail
This variant begins between Doss del Clef and Bocca di Tovo with a short stretch of forest track, then turns into a long, varied and demanding trail that meets the road again just above Varignano.
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ITRS - International Trail Rating System
The ITRS is an objective way to assess trails and routes from a biker’s perspective, evaluating four aspects:
Discover more about the ITRS system and check the classification of this tour in the photo gallery.
This information is subject to inevitable variations, so none of these 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, it is advisable to check environment and weather conditions before setting out.
Coming from Dos del Clef towards Bocca di Tovo, you come to the entrance of path 409B. To your left you’ll find the beginning of the descent which, to start with, offers no particular challenge. Quite quickly however, you’ll find yourself facing the first of a long series of steep, loose stretches. The route - indicated by the signs, leads you to cross the forest road several times. And, eventually, you will once again meet the paved road to Padaro and the main tour.
The main towns in Garda Trentino - Riva del Garda, Arco, Torbole sul Garda, Nago – are connected by several urban and intercity bus lines which will take you to the starting point of tours or in the immediate surroundings.
You can also get to Riva del Garda and Torbole sul Garda by the public ferry service.
Up-to-date information on timetables and routes.
Parking at the starting point of the 743. Bocca di Tovo Trail-Tour.
Riding your bike requires specific clothing and equipment, even for relatively short and easy trips. It is always better to be prepared… e.g. for bad weather or a sudden drop in your energy levels. The unexpected things are part of the fun!
Remember to thoroughly evaluate the type of route you plan on doing, the locations you intend to cross and the current season. Has it been raining? Attention: The paths may be slippery and require more caution.
What do I need to bring on my bike tour?
It is always advised to let someone know where you plan to go and how long you expect to be.
Emergency telephone number 112.
|Duration||1 h 25 min|
|Altitude difference (+)||280 m|
|Altitude difference (-)||280 m|
|Duration||3 h 30 min|
|Altitude difference (+)||500 m|
|Altitude difference (-)||500 m|
|Duration||1 h 05 min|
|Altitude difference (+)||57 m|
|Altitude difference (-)||58 m|
|Duration||3 h 00 min|
|Altitude difference (+)||830 m|
|Altitude difference (-)||830 m|
|Duration||6 h 00 min|
|Altitude difference (+)||1.720 m|
|Altitude difference (-)||1.720 m|
|Duration||8 h 25 min|
|Altitude difference (+)||1.407 m|
|Altitude difference (-)||1.406 m|