Stage 1 - Pont Canavese Alpe Soglia

Once left Pont Canavese the track climbs to hamlet Molini and then to Alpette (950 m). After that, it continues to Musrai and on the path leading to Balmassa and Bassa di Mares col (1490 m). The paths then leads to Cima Mares (1654 m) and then to Colle della Pessa, Alpe del Calus (1788 m) and, lately, to Mt. Soglio (1971 m), Alpe Soglia Refuge is few minutes downhill Mt. Soglio. Along the way, in hamlet Musrai stands the Alpette Copper Ecomuseum, and, in hamlet Mares is the St. Bernard Chapel.

Trail specifications

Starting place: 
Pont Canavese
Starting altitude: 
448 mslm
Arrival place: 
Alpe Soglia
Arrival altitude: 
1720 m slm
Lunghezza: 
12,5
Walking time: 
8 ore 20 minuti
Difficulty: 
EE - Escursionistico difficile
Gradient: 
+1805 -539
Suggested period: 
june-september
Support points: 

Hotel ristorante Bergagna ** Via G. Marconi n.19 Pont Canavese tel 0124.85153 hotelbergagna@libero.it

Società Operaia di Mutuo Soccorso - Pont Canavese tel 3407500647

Rifugio Alpe Soglia (Corio) tel +39347 504 7112           rifugioalpesoglia@yahoo.it