The Colma on Mount Baldo in Malcesine

Trail Easy Malcesine

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Angela Trawoeger
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Gps Track

Easy and panoramic walk overlooking the lake

An easy walk, extremely scenic and suitable for everyone. Try it if you need to stretch your legs: the itinerary is quite relaxing and it doesn’t present difficulties of any kind.

Would you like to go for a walk around Mount Baldo with a guide?

Every Monday, from May to October, you can walk along this track with a guide. This guided tour includes a ring shaped itinerary and a downhill walk from Mount Baldo.
Here you can find all the information for your guided tour on Mount Baldo.

Details

Features
Route Tratto Spino, Colma di Malcesine, Sentiero 651, Tratto Spino
Start Tratto Spino
Destination Tratto Spino
Starting height 1760m
Maximum height 1780m
Altitude - ascent/descent 179m/260m
Length 3,6 km
Time 2 hrs
Difficulty
Difficulty easy
Technical difficulty (1 to 5) 1
Physical training (1 to 5) 1
CAI (italian alpine club) difficulty scale T: turistic*
* Mountain signs on Monte Baldo and difficulty scale
Scenic appeal (1 to 5)
Impression 5
Landscape 5

Classifications

  • Round tour
  • Suitable for families and children
  • Cable car ascent/descent
  • Panoramic route

Best time of year

From april to december, without snow

Points of interest along this hiking trail

The panoramic views: there are many and they make our territory famous.

Tour description

Walk to the North from the upper cableway station and once you get out of the fence , take the path going upward on the left. Here you’ll se one of the most scenic places in all this area.

panoramic view from monte baldo

Keep going to the North, then Nort-East, go past the ski lift poles of the beginners ski slope and walk straight ahead along the crest of Mount Baldo until you reach its northernmost point. The view over Norther Lake Garda will give you goosebumps.

lake garda panoramic point

You’ll pass next to the paragliding landing area where you’ll have plenty of chances to take nice pictures. This section is quite flat and it doesn’t present any difficulties.

Go down to the right on path n. 651 that leads to a white road. This is section is a little bit more demanding than the other part as the the ground is quite uneven and it presents a few sloping points.

When you get to the white road turn right and walk on a slight ascent to the cableway station.

Variant

You can avoid going down along path 651 and come back following Mount Baldo ridge.

The tour during the winter

Accessible from April to December, in absence or with very few snow.

Shelters, huts or bivouacs along the trail

  • Ristorante Bar Cime del Baldo:
    At the start of this route in the cable car station
    Tel. +39 045 6584283
  • Rifugio Bocca di Navene:
    10 minutes walks from the end of the Ventrar path, (walking north downhill to Monte Altissimo).
    Tel. +39 045 7401794
  • Bar Ristorante La Capannina:
    At the end of this walk, at "Colma di Malcesine"
    Tel. +39 045 657 00 81 - Cel. +39 333 371 03 58
  • Ristorante Bar Baita dei Forti:
    10 metres from the cable car Station Tel. +39 045 7400319

How to reach the starting point of the trail

The path starts at the top station of the cable car. Click here to see rates, timetables and opening times.
Tel. +39 045 7400206

Parking

  • In Malcesine
  • In Malcesine, at the cable car station
  • In San Michele, at the cable car middle station

Public transport

None