Mount Forato – The swing

The huge natural arch, clearly visible both from Garfagnana and from Versilia has a light of 32 metres and a height of at least 25. The minimum thickness is of 8 metres. A destination for thousands of mountain excursionists every … Read More

Monte Forato loop

From the village of Fornovolasco the CAI track n. 6 ascends to the Foce di Petrosciana, passing near the Tana che Urla (cave) and the Sorgente della Chiesaccia (spring). From the Foce di Pretrosciana the track n. 110 takes you … Read More

Garfagnana EPIC 2019 – official video

I am the organizer of Garfagnana EPIC. This is the official video of the 2019 edition.

It’s time to explore Tuscany

Thinking about Tuscany, our imagination conjures up arty cities, villages sprinkled in the rolling countryside, swathes of scenery and specialities that seduce and beguile. When  we look closer at the region’s geography realization dawns that other elements exist, which promise … Read More

MTB excursion at sunset

A beautiful MTB excursion with our guests, John from England and Stefan from Germany. Distance: 25 Km Total ascent: 1.000 mt Highest point: 1.056 mt Rideable: 90% Unpaved and Single Track: 40% Difficulty: medium / high Le Capanne, Calomini, Brucciano, … Read More

Excursion on Mount Forato

A nice excursion you can do during your stay in Le Capanne is Mount Forato. Mount Forato (1223 m. a.s.l.) is formed by twin peaks which are connected by a natural cyclopean arch that has been eroded and weatherworn into … Read More

Pania loop

The hiking excursion starts at the location of Piglionico. Leave your car near the small chapel, then take the CAI track n.7 to the Rifugio Rossi (Rossi Shelter – 1,15 hours) from which, take the CAI 126 directions upwards for … Read More

Hike on the Monte Croce

A nice hike on the Monte Croce and his thousands of daffodils with the Mueller family. Here are some photos.

A blanket of sweer-smelling stars

A mountain we love: Monte Croce. In May its meadows that slip down steeply towards the valley floor are covered in a white, scented blanket: there are hundreds and thousands of daffodils, that wave in the wind…. and before us … Read More