74 Sentiero Verzasca
74 Sentiero Verzasca

Hiking

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Sentiero Verzasca

Stage 2, Lavertezzo–Locarno

Route report
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Sentiero Verzasca

The section of the trail between Corippo (under conservation order) and Mergoscia is particularly impressive. Hiking along the mountain trail, you see evidence of land use indicating the farmers’ struggle for survival a century ago.
The section of the trail between Corippo (under conservation order) and Mergoscia is particularly impressive. Hiking along the mountain trail, you see evidence of land use indicating the farmers’ struggle for survival a century ago.
21 km
1150 m | 1500 m
7 h 15 min
easy (hiking trail) | difficult

Arrival | return travel

Arrival / return travel Lavertezzo, Paese
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Ascent Madonna del Sasso
345
Ascent Madonna del Sasso
Rail, bus, boat recommendation
Locarno FLMS–Madonna del Sasso
or
Madonna del Sasso–Locarno FLMS
# Reason

Metres in height saved: approx. 150m
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Ascent Mergoscia
344
Ascent Mergoscia
Rail, bus, boat recommendation
Locarno, Stazione–Mergoscia, Post
or
Mergoscia, Post–Locarno, Stazione
Reason: metres in height saved approx. 500m.
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Hint
Rail/bus/boat: long section, please note rail recommendation No. 345 Madonna del Sasso–Locarno

Arrival | return travel

Arrival / return travel Locarno
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Contact

Signpost management
Signposting is managed by the cantonal hiking trail organisation on behalf of the canton. Lend a hand by becoming a member in your canton.
Become a member
Ticino Sentieri
Via A. Giovannini 3
6710 Biasca
info@ticinosentieri.ch
www.ticinosentieri.ch

Services

Accommodation

Capanna Monti di Lego
Capanna Monti di Lego
Mergoscia
Ostello per la Gioventù Locarno
Ostello per la Gioventù Locarno
Locarno
Hotel dell'Angelo
Hotel dell'Angelo
Locarno
H4 Hotel Arcadia
H4 Hotel Arcadia
Locarno
Casa DaVinci
Casa DaVinci
Locarno
Hotel America
Hotel America
Locarno
Hotel Belvedere Locarno
Hotel Belvedere Locarno
Locarno
Parkhotel Delta
Parkhotel Delta
Ascona
Parkhotel Emmaus
Parkhotel Emmaus
Losone
Hotel Geranio Au Lac
Hotel Geranio Au Lac
Locarno
La Palma au Lac Hotel & Spa
La Palma au Lac Hotel & Spa
Locarno
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Bookable offers

Sentiero Verzasca & Centovalli
Sentiero Verzasca & Centovalli
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Places

Lavertezzo
Lavertezzo
Locarno
Locarno
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Places of interest

The Ponte dei Salti in Lavertezzo
The Ponte dei Salti in Lavertezzo
Mergoscia–Corippo
Mergoscia–Corippo
The Corippo village
The Corippo village
The Verzasca dam
The Verzasca dam
Falconeria Locarno
Falconeria Locarno
Cardada Cimetta
Cardada Cimetta
The Camellia Park in Locarno
The Camellia Park in Locarno
Visconti Castle - Locarno
Visconti Castle - Locarno
Sanctuary Madonna del Sasso - Orselina
Sanctuary Madonna del Sasso - Orselina
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Swimming

Termali Salini & Spa Lido Locarno
Termali Salini & Spa Lido Locarno
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Signalization

Signalization
For hiking, follow the logo indicated on the yellow signposts. Take a printout of our web map on your hike for safety's sake.
Signalization