59 Sentiero Cristallina
59 Sentiero Cristallina

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Sentiero Cristallina

Stage 1, Bignasco–S. Carlo (Val Bavona)

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Sentiero Cristallina

The Val Bavona is marked by steep mountain slopes, wild vegetation, much rock and stone, and 12 rustic hamlets. Of particular note: dwellings built into fissures in the cliffs. Worth seeing: 50m-high waterfall in Foroglio.
The Val Bavona is marked by steep mountain slopes, wild vegetation, much rock and stone, and 12 rustic hamlets. Of particular note: dwellings built into fissures in the cliffs. Worth seeing: 50m-high waterfall in Foroglio.
13 km
840 m | 340 m
4 h 15 min
medium (mountain hiking trail) | medium

Arrival | return travel

Arrival / return travel Bignasco, Posta
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Saving metres in altitude
There is a bus between Bignasco, Post and S. Carlo (Bavona), Funivia that saves about 550 metres in altitude.
S.Carlo (Val Bavona)
Duration
22.06.2022 - 31.08.2022
Reason
Landslide
Status
validated
Data source: Swiss Hiking Federation and Cantonal hiking associations

Arrival | return travel

Arrival / return travel S. Carlo (Val Bavona), Ponte
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Contact

Signpost management
Signposting is managed by the cantonal hiking trail organisation on behalf of the canton.
Ticino Sentieri
Via A. Giovannini 3
6710 Biasca
info@ticinosentieri.ch
www.ticinosentieri.ch

Services

Bookable offers

59 Sentiero Cristallina
59 Sentiero Cristallina
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Places

Bignasco
Bignasco
S. Carlo (Val Bavona)
S. Carlo (Val Bavona)
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Places of interest

Cascata di Foroglio
Cascata di Foroglio
La Ciossa 'd Tea
La Ciossa 'd Tea
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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