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CAMPITELLO - PIAN - CANAZEI - CAMPITELLO

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Walks
easy
Distance 3.7 km
1:10 h
106 m
124 m
1,536 m
1,413 m
Start from the St. Philiph and James’ church, by passing through the door on the left of the entrance door of the church. Walk along on the left, reach the first chapel of the "Via Crucis" (or start from the stairs from the corner of the streets "Strèda Salin" and "Strèda Sènc Felip e Giacum"). Go on and, in front of the Marian chapel, take the right. Go up the steep stepped path until you reach the ancient hamlet of "Pian". Take the right and leave the hamlet by following "Strèda de Pian" until the hairpin bend. Here take the forest road on the left, right over the bar. Follow the path, untill you get near the Park Hotel Il Caminetto. Turn left, crossing the hotel parking area until the state road and cross it. Right after the wooden sign placed at the beginning of Canazei, take the dirt road that descends to the right onto "Strèda Franz Dantone" and follow it up to the intersection with "Strèda del Ciuch". From here, you return to Campitello along the promenade along the river.

Author’s recommendation

Walking poles, suitable for families with children, walkable for toddler-carrier/backpack, religious paths.

The "Via Crucis" (Way of the Cross", built in 1760 and refurbished in 1987) starts from St. Philiph and James’ church. Its stations are characterized by interesting sentences of reflection in Ladin language. Some of them deserve to be mentioned among most original ones: "Taking off the hat in front of Christ’s Passion is more worth than whitewashing the capital"; "Sacred Heart of Jesus protect those who pass upwards and downwards".

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Update: April 27, 2022
Difficulty
easy
Stamina
Landscape
Highest point
1,536 m
Lowest point
1,413 m
Best time of year
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Track types

Asphalt 22.84%Forested/wild trail 64.30%Road 2.75%Traces of trail 10.08%
Asphalt
0.8 km
Forested/wild trail
2.4 km
Road
0.1 km
Traces of trail
0.4 km
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Safety information

For your hikes in mountain always choose itineraries in accordance with your technical and physical abilities. Consult maps of the area to visit and check the best way to follow. If you walk in group including slower hikers, always calculate longer average times to cover the distances.

Preferably do not hike alone in mountain. Otherwise tell someone the itinerary that you are going to follow and let him know when you are back.

Check the weather forecast and, while hiking, constantly pay attention to the evolution of the weather.

If you do not feel safe, give up. In mountain, sometimes, it is better to surrender than to face the dangers deriving from bad weather conditions or from difficulties superior to one’s limits. In advance look for alternative itineraries to get back.

Bring rubbish back with you. Respect the flora and fauna. Remain on the marked tracks, avoiding to follow shortest ways, in order to avoid causing damages to vegetation and the territory. Respect local cultures andtraditions, always bearing in mind that you are a guest.

Tips and hints

Azienda per il Turismo della Val di Fassa

Strèda Roma, 36

38032 Canazei (TN)

Tel. +39 0462 609500

info@fassa.com

www.fassa.com

Start

PIAZ DE CIAMPEDEL (Campitello di Fassa) (1,446 m)
Coordinates:
DD
46.478003, 11.741743
DMS
46°28'40.8"N 11°44'30.3"E
UTM
32T 710460 5150811
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Destination

PIAZ DE CIAMPEDEL (Campitello di Fassa)

Turn-by-turn directions

From Campitello mail square take "Strèda dò Ruf". At the junction between "Strèda de Salin" and "Strèda Sènc Felip e Giacum", turn to the right and go up the steps of ex Col Rodella chair lift station, walking in the direction of the upper hamlet of "Pian". Free parking spaces are available near the "Alpine Guides’ House" (turn to the right just before the bridge crossing the stream "Rio Duron").

From Canazei, you return to Campitello following the promenade along the river or taking the road train, against payment (in service only summer).

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Regular bus service operated by the bus company Trentino Trasporti in Val di Fassa:

bus line n. 101 Canazei - Cavalese - Trento

bus line n. 104 Cavalese - Ora - Trento

bus line n. 123 Moena - San Pellegrino Pass - Falcade

Regular bus service operated by the bus company SAD in Val di Fassa:

bus line n. 180 Pozza di Fassa - Vigo di Fassa - Passo Carezza - Bolzano

bus line n. 471 Dolomites Passes (Sella Pass, Gardena Pass, Campolongo Pass, Pordoi Pass, Fedaia Pass). Only in summer

Getting there

Main access points to Val di Fassa, coming from the A22, Modena-Brennero motorway:

- Ora / Egna exit, S.S. 48 delle Dolomiti - San Lugano Pass - Val di Fiemme - Val di Fassa (distance 45 km). At the roundabout in Moena, follow the direction of Canazei upwards;

- Bolzano Nord exit, S.S. 241 Grande Strada delle Dolomiti - Carezza Pass -Vigo di Fassa (distance 40 km). From Vigo follow direction Canazei upwards or the direction Soraga di Fassa and Moena downwards;

Other accesses to the Val di Fassa:

- from the A27 motorway (Venice), Belluno / Ponte nelle Alpi exit, then take S.S. 203 to Agordo and S.P. 346 to San Pellegrino Pass - Moena (Val di Fassa). At the roundabout in Moena, follow the direction of Canazei upwards;

- from the A27 motorway (Venice), exit Belluno / Ponte nelle Alpi, S.S. 203 to Agordo / Alleghe / Rocca Pietore first and S.P.641 to Fedaia Pass - Canazei;

- coming from Arabba, S.S.48 Pordoi Pass - Canazei;

- from Val Gardena, S.S.242 Passo Sella - Canazei.

Parking

Free parking spaces are available near the "Alpine Guides’ House" (turn to the right just before the bridge crossing the stream "Rio Duron").

Coordinates

DD
46.478003, 11.741743
DMS
46°28'40.8"N 11°44'30.3"E
UTM
32T 710460 5150811
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Equipment

Wear adequate clothing, footwear and equipment suitable for the length and grade of difficulty of trail to be taken. Always try to be self-sufficient and carry with you the necessary to face possible emergency situations and a first aid kit.

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Difficulty
easy
Distance
3.7 km
Duration
1:10 h
Ascent
106 m
Descent
124 m
Highest point
1,536 m
Lowest point
1,413 m
Circular route Family-friendly Cultural/historical interest

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