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Cardada

Cardada

Tour description

«Walkingtested» path especially selected for the practice of walking and Nordic walking (for reviews and comments see «Information»)

Helsana Trail (2 paths):

Short Path
Length: 1.5 km
Time required: 30 minutes
Total ascent: 58 m
Highest point: 1’337 m

The start is about 200 meters from where the aerial cable car arrives in Cardada in the direction of Cimetta. Take the pleasant and scenic trail that descends on the left and find yourself in a coniferous forest where you can often see squirrels. This is a short and easy path, almost entirely flat, especially suitable for beginners. The relaxing walk takes you among the houses and cottages that form the core of Cardada.

Medium Path - Variation A
Length: 3 km
Time required: 45 minutes
Total ascent: 179 m
Highest point: 1’451 m

The start is about 200 meters from where the aerial cable car arrives in Cardada in the direction of Cimetta. Take the pleasant and scenic trail that descends on the left and find yourself in a coniferous forest. After walking through the houses and cottages that form the core of Cardada, continue toward the departure of the chairlift to Cimetta. Climb along the wide path, keeping first to the right and then to the left. After passing a ski-lift departure station, keep to the left and start your descent. Turn immediately left onto the wide trail with long steps, partially in a coniferous forest, until you meet and pass the chairlift to Cimetta. At the intersection, re-descend to the right until you reach the point of departure.


Note(s)

Type: Trail
Comments: –
Nordic Walking: No tips
Provisions: 1 fountain near departure/arrival
Access: Parking at the funicular (Locarno) and aerial cable car (Orselina) departure stations


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Places along the route: Cardada - Cardada


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Tour history (B01585)

First published: Dienstag, 26. August 2008

Last updated: Montag, 8. Juni 2015

Tour published by: Presented by www.ascona-locarno.com

Tour characteristics

Distance: 1.5 km | Time requirement: ½ h
Ascent: 58 m | Descent: 58 m
Highest point: 1451 m.a.s.l.

Difficulty T1 Hiking

Printing, information

See also

Ascona-Locarno Tourist Office
Infodesk Locarno
Largo Zorzi 1
CH - 6600 Locarno
Tel.: +41 (0)848 091 091
Fax: +41 (0)91 759 76 94
info@ascona-locarno.com
www.ascona-locarno.com