Itinereries in the park - Alagna: glacier trail

Routes

TypologyHiking

Departure (m): 1456

Arrival (m): 2070

Difference in altitude (m): 614

Time required: 2 hours

Difficult: medium-easy

Signpost: n. 206

Outings on foot

Period advised: from spring to autumn

This is one of the few trails of this type in Italy and winds through part of the Sesia Valley, leading towards the Vallone di Bors from Acqua Bianca to Alpe Fun d’Ekku. Along the trail there are information panels which illustrate the geological and glaciological history of the places visited.  The route consists of a walk from Acqua Bianca to reach Alpe Pile and Alpe Bors, finally reaching Alpe Fun d'Ekku. A walk in the history of the glacial period taking pleasure in the surrounding natural environment.

For further details: http://www.areeprotettevallesesia.it/