Wonderful one day excursion at the very heart of the Brenta Dolomites.
Unforgettable hiking excursion into the heart of the Brenta Dolomites: from Pradel Plateau you get to rifugio Pedrotti, the biggest hut of the Brenta Dolomites; from the rifugio, you go then down to Molveno directly.
Best time of year
Please note that the practicability of the itineraries in a mountain environment is strictly linked to the contingent conditions and is therefore influenced by natural phenomena, environmental changes and weather conditions. For this reason, the information contained in this page may have changed. Before leaving for a tour, make sure the path you will approach is still accessible by contacting the owner of the mountain hut, the alpine guides or the visitor centres of the nature parks, the info offices of the local tourist board.
Trekkingshoes, rain jacket, warm clothes, water.
Tips, hints and links
You can go and get back on the same track.
Molveno - Pradel (1372 m)
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Molveno - via Dolomiti
At the arrival of the cableway Molveno-Pradel, you follow the path nr. 340, almost flat, to rifugio Croz dell'Altissimo, enjoying precious views on Lake Molveno, on the vertical wall of Croz dell'Altissimo and on Campanil Bas; from the rifugio Croz dell'Altissimo you continue to rifugio Selvata, that you reach in about 40 minutes, and then onwards to rifugio Pedrotti following path nr. 319. A long and steep ascent with really unforgettable views; you can have a short final walk to Bocca di Brenta, to have a look at Presanella too.
The way down to Molveno leads you to rifugio Selvata on the same track; from Selvata you go on a steep path in the wood to the street winding down through Valle delle Seghe to Molveno.
Trentino Trasporti - line 611. From Trento to Mezzolombardo by local train, from Mezzolombardo to Molveno by bus.
From the motorway exit Trento nord we drive direction val di Non and Altopiano della Paganella; just afer the long tunnel by Mezzolombardo, we turn right (SP 64), to Fai della Paganella, Andalo and Molveno.