Walking the Pizzo d'Uccelo trek, Apuan Alps, Italy:

Walk description:

First day - from Resceto to Bivacco Aronte (Passo Focolaccia) - 4 hours: Resceto (~600 m) on route 35, than route 166, Cave Magnani, until Bivacco Aronte (near Passo Focolaccia) (1642 m)

Second day - side trip from Passo Focolaccia to Monte Tambura (1890 m) - 2 hours

Second day - from Passo Focolaccia to Rifugio Donegani - 3 hours: Passo della Focolaccia (1642 m), on route 179 than on route 178, Foce di Cardeto (1670), down to the Val Serenaia valley, on route 187 to Rifugio Donegani (~1100 m)

Third day - from Rifugio Donegani to Rifigio Carrara - 7 hours: Rifugio Donegani (1100 m) on route 187, Foce Siggioli (1386 m), on route 181 to the junction with route 191 and side climb to Pizzo d'Uccello (1781 m), on route 181 to Foce di Giovo (1500 m), on route 37 down to the valley, route 173, Capanna Garnerone hut, Foce di Navola (1235 m), Foce di Vinca (1333 m), Foce del Fanaletto (1426 m), Foce di Pianza (1300 m), Rifugio Carrara.

 

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Last updated 09-11-2006