Lake of Colli Alti

Difficulty:

Degree EE = experienced hikers

Length:

11.688 km

Height difference:

834 m

Hours:

04:10

Min altitude:

1.759 m

It lies in a little valley under the ridge, in the group of the Colli Alti, in the north of the Croda Rossa, almost at the top of the valleys of Fojedora and Foresta.

  • From San Vigilio di Marebbe, through the Val Fojedora: 3,15 hours
    From the village an asphalted road leads to Passo Furcia: park here. You can enter both the higher and the lower path. Go uphill along the valley as far as the saddle of the Suma Munt, 2242 m. Turn eastwards to the lake.
  • From Passo della Furcia: 2 hours
    From the rifugios - hotels of the pass, follow the road n. 3 which leads to a quarry; then enter the path that crosses the northern slope of the Piz da Pèrs as far as the Forcella delle Tre Dita, m 2330. The path n. 3 leads to the lake.
  • Descent
    From the lake, along the path n. 24, keeping the top right you will arrive to the Passo della Foresta. In about an hour a comfortable path leads to Forcella del Monte Gropes. Then descend to Val Ciastlin to the Lake of Creta.- From the lake, north-eastwards, along the path n. 32, to the Forcella di Lapadures and then through the wonderful wood, to the Furcia (2 hours).