Traversata sull’altopiano delle Pale di San Martino
From San Martino di Castrozza (1.450 m) follow the signs for Colverde, Rosetta and with the cable car climb to Colverde (1.965 m).
You then climb with the cable car to 2.609 m (station of arrival with bar - restaurant). Descend along the path nr. 701 which takes you to the nearby mountain shelter Pedrotti alla Rosetta (2.581 m).
Follow the path nr. 707 - 709 which leads to the delta of Calanchivo delle Pale. At the crossroads, where the path nr. 707 turns left in the direction of F.lla del Miel, Rif. Canali Treviso, follow the path nr. 709 to reach Passo Pradidali Basso (2.658 m), from where you will have a splendid view over the glacier of Fradusta.
Follow the signs for the mountain shelter Pradidali and descend towards the bottom of the valley where you will find the small lake of Pradidali (2.278 m)
You continue to follow the path nr. 709 in the direction of Cant del Gal (1.180 m). From here there is a bus service or shuttle to return to San Martino di Castrozza. We advise you to enquire about connections and timetables for the return journey.
Group: Pale di San Martino norther mountain chain, trail to access n. 725-21
Departure: arrival station Funivia della Rosetta 2.609 m
Arrival: Cant del Gal 1.180 m
Difference of level: uphill 150 m about, downhill 1.400 m about
Average journey time: h 04:15
Cartography: Tabacco f.022-1:25000 Kompass f.622-1:25000
Note: take the route in case of good weather. The plateau in the case of bad weather could be a dangerous labyrinth. Trails well prepared and marked. A wonderful experience on high mountains in a moon atmosphere.