LA FOCE DEL PALLONE, MONTE MATANNA E MONTE NONA

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3-9-2017

Naturalistic, photographic and historical excursion

 

It is 107 years since Aug. 28, 1910, when the first wealthy tourists arrived at the Foce del Pallone by the tethered hot air balloon Rosetta to stay at the first hotel shelter in the Apuan Alps.
Mount Matanna with its streaks of pink ammonite is unmistakable and perhaps its name hides motherhood femininity.
Mount Nona with its vertiginous wall where only daring climbers can climb, formerly was joined to Mount Procinto and its summit is one of the most beautiful balconies to admire the Panie group.
Everywhere the area of ​​the Upper Matanna in a period when it snowed much more during the winter you could ski, while in the summer, for its fresh weather it was considered the "Switzerland of Tuscany", but those were other times.

To all the participants will be handed the documentary dvd "Tethered balloonn a century long history" made during the first centenary at Casoli di Camaiore.
 

Technical details:


Duration: 4h stops excluded.
Difficulty: Excursion.
Vertical drop: 420m.
Length: 8 km.
Packed lunch.

 

At 8:15 am - Meeting at the parking lot behind the theater of Ponte a Moriano.
Return expected around 17:00.

 

Equipment: daily backpack, suitable clothing (it is recommended to dress in layers), suncap 1,5 liters of water, the liquid containers must not be in glass, any change to be left in the car.
Hiking boots required. Hiking sticks suggested.
The excursion will take place with a minimum of 5 participants.

 

Information and reservations before September 2 at 19:00: Stefano Pucci (Environmental Guide hiker) tel. 338 1399107 email: info@stefanopucci.it.
The guide might change the itinerary if necessary. In case of rain, the excursion will be canceled.



LA FOCE DEL PALLONE, MOUNT MATANNA and MOUNT NONA
Fabbriche di Vergemoli, fraz. Fornovolasco
2017 September 3
For price details please contact the guide

More information

Apuan Trek - cammino apuano
www.apuantrek.com
facebook.com/Apuantrek
tel 338 1399107 - info@stefanopucci.it

I.A.T. Centro Visite Parco Regionale delle Alpi Apuane e Parco Nazionale dell'Appennino Tosco Emiliano
Piazza delle Erbe,1
www.parcapuane.it  - www.parcoappennino.it - www.turismo.garfagnana.eu
Tel. 0583 65169  - garfagnana@tin.it

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