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Percorso con racchette Dalpe - Lo Scoiattolo

Snowshoeing recommended route

Percorso con racchette Dalpe - Lo Scoiattolo

Snowshoeing · Bellinzona and Valleys
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  • Snowshoe trail Dalpe - Lo Scoiattolo
    Snowshoe trail Dalpe - Lo Scoiattolo
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Just a few kilometers from the highway exit at Quinto or, more precisely, in the beautiful village of Dalpe at 1,200 m a.s.l., there are four very diverse snowshoe trails. 

easy
Distance 4 km
1:50 h
179 m
178 m
1,373 m
1,195 m

The outermost loop trail is included in the official SwitzerlandMobility routes (No. 957). 

« The squirrel » trail starts at the left end of the square, and follows the trail to Piumogna until reaching the Cima Froda chapel. From there, turning to the right, continue towards the magnificent and renowned Boscobello, and then descend back to the village or to « the hedgehog » trail. For those who wish to continue in the direction of Val Piumogna, follow « the wolf » trail.

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Update: November 30, 2023
Difficulty
easy
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1,373 m
Lowest point
1,195 m
Best time of year
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Track types

Asphalt 18.25%Forested/wild trail 59.03%Path 22.71%
Asphalt
0.7 km
Forested/wild trail
2.4 km
Path
0.9 km
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Safety information

For safety reasons, it is forbidden to leave the marked route.

Start

Dalpe
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'702'069E 1'147'005N
DD
46.466598, 8.767510
DMS
46°27'59.8"N 8°46'03.0"E
UTM
32T 482149 5145918
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Destination

Dalpe

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'702'069E 1'147'005N
DD
46.466598, 8.767510
DMS
46°27'59.8"N 8°46'03.0"E
UTM
32T 482149 5145918
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Equipment

  •  Snowshoe
  • Boots
  • Hiking stick
  • Sun cup
  • Gloves
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun cream
  • Water-bottle

Similar routes nearby

  • Snowshoe trail Dalpe - La Marmotta
  • Percorso Dalpe (SwitzerlandMobility 957)
  • Snowshoe trail Dalpe - Il Lupo
  • Snowshoe trail Dalpe - Il Riccio
  • Percorso Carì (SwitzerlandMobility 955)
 These suggestions were generated by our system
Difficulty
easy
Distance
4 km
Duration
1:50 h
Ascent
179 m
Descent
178 m
Highest point
1,373 m
Lowest point
1,195 m
Round trip Scenic Dog-friendly
1600 m 1800 m
Morning
1600 m 1800 m
Afternoon

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