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Pista blu di Campra (SwitzerlandMobility 501)

Cross-Country Skiing recommended route

Pista blu di Campra (SwitzerlandMobility 501)

Cross-Country Skiing · Blenio
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The Nordic Centre of Campra, situated on the southern slope of the Lucomagno pass, is the ideal place to learn cross-country skiing. The blue trail is level and allows even beginners to have fun doing sport in a charming Nordic landscape.

easy
Distance 7 km
1:30 h
53 m
53 m
1,448 m
1,409 m

The blue trail stretches near the river Brenno, which flows through the sunlit Blenio Valley. This is a cross-skiing trail which is not too challenging and does not require special technical and physical abilities and which runs through a setting of high environmental value.

The strong points of this Nordic centre located on top of the Lucomagno pass are the lovely climate of the Southern Alps, the easy access offered by the wide road of the pass that connects the Canton of Ticino to the wonderful Surselva Region and the excellent preparation of the trails. Campra is the best place to tackle a sports discipline which encourages you to spend unforgettable hours in contact with nature even in winter.

Near the Nordic Centre of Campra, you can take one-to-one or group skiing classes with an instructor who will give you the right tips that will enable you to quickly master the basic technique.

Near the Nordic Centre of Campra it is possible to hire cross-country skis, boots and poles. 

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Update: November 17, 2022
Difficulty
easy
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1,448 m
Lowest point
1,409 m
Best time of year
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Track types

Asphalt 22.37%Forested/wild trail 46.17%Unknown 31.45%
Asphalt
1.6 km
Forested/wild trail
3.3 km
Unknown
2.2 km
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Rest stops

Capanna Gorda (Bike friendly)
Campa Alpine Lodge & SPA (Bike friendly)
Osteria Belvedere (Bike friendly)
Centro Pro Natura Lucomagno (Bike friendly)
Capanna Bovarina (Bike friendly)

Safety information

The route Pista blu di Campra 501 is part of the national network of SwitzerlandMobility.

Start

Campra, Nordic Ski Center (1,423 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'710'861E 1'152'880N
DD
46.518039, 8.883351
DMS
46°31'04.9"N 8°53'00.1"E
UTM
32T 491052 5151614
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Destination

Campra, Nordic Ski Center

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'710'861E 1'152'880N
DD
46.518039, 8.883351
DMS
46°31'04.9"N 8°53'00.1"E
UTM
32T 491052 5151614
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Equipment

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

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Difficulty
easy
Distance
7 km
Duration
1:30 h
Ascent
53 m
Descent
53 m
Highest point
1,448 m
Lowest point
1,409 m
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