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Trekking around Piani di Bobbio

Discover Valsassina and Lake Como Mountains: itineraries for families, in 10 minutes from Lecco and in less than an hour from Milan

Where
Piani di Bobbio (LC)

Piani di Bobbio is reachable by the cable car from Barzio, in 10 minutes from Lecco and in less than an hour from Milan.

Piani di Bobbio gets the name from Bobbio, in the province of Piacenza; Piani di Bobbio was the alpine pastures of an important abbey in Piacenza, from which they get the name.

The name “Piani” is a typical term used in the valley, to distinguish a flat area in high altitude in the mountains.

The territorial characteristics make perfect this destination for excursions, outdoor activities and trekking for families and kids. Here below some suggestions and information for excursions at Piani di Bobbio.

We suggest using always clothes and shoes suitable for mountain activities. You always keep with you water and wear appropriate shoes for trekking. The excursions are at 1800-2000 m above sea level.

 

Discover Piani di Bobbio

Ring trail across the amphitheatre of Gruppo dei Campelli and Corno Grande (Big Horn) in the Vallone dei Megoffi

Level of difficulty: easy trail for everyone

Climbing: about 200 meters

Journey time: 2 hours and 30 minutes

 

Periplo dei Campelli

Panoramic and suggestive excursion around Gruppo dei Campelli. High-level itinerary, perfect for adults and kids with a minimum experience in outdoor activities in the mountains. The trail follows the equipped route Sentiero degli Stradini. It follows a panoramic itinerary, with amazing views above Grigna, Lecco Mountains and Orobie.

Level of difficulty: high-level, for adults

Climbing: about 500 meters

Journey time: 4 hours and 30 minutes

 

Discover Artavaggio and its beauties

Ring trail crossing the moutain huts and Cima di Piazzo, with panoramic view above Gruppo dei Campelli and Orobie.

Level of difficulty: easy trail for everyone

Climbing: about 400 meters

Journey time: 3 hours and 30 minutes

 

Crossing trail from Piani di Bobbio to Artavaggio

The crossing trail from Piani di Bobbio and Artavaggio follows the Sentiero degli Stradini n. 30. This route is a panoramic trail, somewhere with chains; for this reason, it is suggested to adults and kids with experience of outdoor activities in the mountains.

Level of difficulty: high-level, for adults

Climbing: about 300 meters

Journey time: 3 hours and 30 minutes

 

Piani di Bobbio ring trail

Ring trail in the dolomitic scenery of Campelli, with a stop at the mountain hut to see stuffed animals.

Level of difficulty: easy trail for everyone

Climbing: about 300 meters

Journey time: 3 hours

 

Gruppo dei Campelli and Bocchetta dei Mughi

Starting from Piani di Artavaggio to reach Rifugio Cazzaniga and continue along the trail n. 101. Deviation to the summit of Zuccone Campeli and get back down and follow again the trail n. 101. Passing the Bocchetta dei Mughi and arriving at Piani di Bobbio. At the end of the excursion, there is the free shuttle to Artavaggio locality.

Level of difficulty: excursionist (children +6 years)

Climbing: about 650 meters

Journey time: 3 hours and 30 minutes/4 hours

 

Crossing trail from Piani di Bobbio to Artavaggio along Vallore dei Megoffi

Passing through Bocchetta dei Mughi to reach Rifugio Cazzaniga at Piani di Artavaggio

Level of difficulty: excursionist (children +6 years)

Climbing: about 400 meters

Journey time: 3 hours and 30 minutes

 

Discover Artavaggio and Mount Sodadura

Level of difficulty: easy ring trail for everyone

Climbing: about 400 meters

Journey time: 3 hours

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