The D+trail 5.6 set amidst the most awe inspiring scenery of the Dolomites, a UNESCO world heritage site, offers you an exciting ride or walk through enchanting valleys, woods, pastures and peaks. It can be considered a challenging run for Ultra-trail enthusiasts or simply a slow multi-day Trek where you can admire the beauty of the mountains and experience the peace and serenity of the area. For mountain bikers instead the trail can be an ultimate extreme challenge for the hard-core rider or simply a less challenging adventure ride for those looking for a scenic ride and wanting to discover new places, cultures, traditions, and sample local cuisine. This adventure trail takes you through some extremely scenic areas in Comelico, Sappada, Carnia, Alta Pusteria and Cadore. A journey of over 100km with an elevation gain of over 5000metres and at the completion of the trail you will receive the much- sought after DoloMitiCo trophy. The Trail symbols will guide you along the route, make sure to follow the “shoe” sign if you are a Runner or the “bike” sign if you are a Biker.
The D+trail 5.6 Bike Mountain Trail route passes through one of the most spectacular areas in the Dolomites. This trail not only takes you around the mountains but you will go through beautiful hamlets and villages such as Sappada, Auronzo di Cadore with it’s picturesque lake, San Candido and Dobbiaco in Val Pusteria. You’ll combine culture and history when you reach the source of the the famous Piave River, and follow the Drava River on to the San Candido Baths, pass through the First World War areas to Mt. Quaternà, and ride to the mountain pasture huts “Giro delle Malghe” in Val Visdende. Easy cycling on smooth, hard surfaces including some tarmac but above all farm and forest roads immersed in an uncontaminated nature, all this just waiting to be discovered, marvels that only the “Alte Dolomiti” can offer you. The DoloMitiCo trophy challenge is just the icing on the cake. All your efforts will be rewarded with amazing vistas which you can admire from the saddle. You’ll be able to savour delicious food and drinks in the mountain refuges and pasture huts which you will come across along the route. This MOUNTAIN Trail can turn into an exciting sports adventure for you to do while on holiday, set amidst the stunning scenery of this splendid valley. Biker's DoloMitiCo Gold < 24h Biker's DoloMitiCo Silver < 48h Biker's DoloMitiCo Bronze < 72h