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Old road of Sosto

Old road of Sosto

Campo Blenio

Campo Blenio





Dam of the lake Luzzone

Dam of the lake Luzzone

Dam of the lake Luzzone, arrival

Dam of the lake Luzzone, arrival

Tour description

Departure in Olivone in front of the Blenio Turismo office at 889 m above sea level. Immidiatly after starting you’ve to turn to the right following the trail to Campo Blenio. You come accross the old road of Sosto, which is admitted in swiss transport links because of it’s historical and geomorphological characteristics.
Once arrived in Campo Blenio you continue on the cantonal road and come to Ghirone. There it’s going up till the dam wall of Luzzone. Continuing the bends of the road and arriving on top of the place there is a restaurant with the same name (1602 m above sea level).

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Places along the route: Olivone - Strada del Sosto - Campo Blenio - Ghirone - Diga del Luzzone


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Tour history (B01736)

First published: Montag, 22. Dezember 2008

Last updated: Mittwoch, 3. Juni 2015

Tour published by: Presented by www.bellinzonese-altoticino.ch

Tour characteristics

Distance: 8.9 km | Time requirement: 1 h
Ascent: 720 m | Descent: 720 m
Highest point: 1609 m.a.s.l.

Difficulty S0

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See also

Bellinzonese e Alto Ticino
Sede Valle di Blenio
Zona Lavorceno
CH-6718 Olivone
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