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Snowshoeing in the moonlight at Potzmauer shelter

Snowshoeing • Altopiano di Pine' and Valle di Cembra

Snowshoeing recommended route

Snowshoeing in the moonlight at Potzmauer shelter

Snowshoeing · Altavalle
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Snowshoe trail with Grumes started of Altavalle and Potzmauer shelter arrive
moderate
Distance 5 km
2:10 h
314 m
314 m

Started at nightfall, with snowshoes on your feet, and do a beautiful excursion on a beaten path surrounded by nature, until arriving at moonlight, at Potzmauer shelter in Valle di Cembra to taste tipycal and traditional dishes accompanied by the best local wines and sleeping in warm in the Mongolian Yurt tent.

The tour conduce in about 2 hours walk throught silver fir woods, spruce and Scots pine up to the Potzmauer hut, a shelter immersed in a basin of lawn sorrounded from fir woods.

The shelter was a hut then abandoned with disappearance of the farm in the valley. It was buy and restructured from the Grumes municipality that who then entrusted its management to Roberto Leonardi. The shelter it's a stop pont both to eat and to stay overnight and also intermediate point for possible longer excursion to other interesting place like the peat bogs of Lac del Vedes or of Valda lake or to Santo lake.

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Updated: June 19, 2021
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1,360 m
Lowest point
1,113 m
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Safety information

  •  Prepare your itinerary beforehand
  • Choose an itinerary that suits your physical abilities
  • Choose suitable clothes and equipment
  • Check the weather forecast
  • Hiking by yourself is more risky; if this is the case, take a mobile phone with you
  • Leave information about your itinerary and your expected return time
  • If you are not sure about your itinerary, contact an Alpine Guide
  • Pay attention to signposts and directions that you find along your way
  • Do not hesitate in going back if you feel too tired
  • In case of emergency call 112

Although the route does not present particular technical difficulties or dangerous sections, we always and in any case recommend that you respect the general safety rules for mountain excursions.

The information contained in this sheet is subject to inevitable variations, therefore no indication has absolute value. Inaccuracies or inaccuracies cannot be completely avoided, given the rapidity of environmental or meteorological changes that may occur. In this sense, we decline any responsibility for any changes made by the user. It is advisable, however, to make sure, before taking an excursion, on the state of the places and on the environmental or meteorological conditions.

Start

Masi di Grumes - Pradet locality (1.113 m) (1,113 m)
Coordinates:
DD
46.223340, 11.265270
DMS
46°13'24.0"N 11°15'55.0"E
UTM
32T 674696 5121356
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Destination

Potzmauer shelter

Turn-by-turn directions

The started point of this itinerary in Pradet locality in Masi Alti of Grumes (Altavalle municipality). There's a square where parking the car. To reach the shelter follow the SAT n° 480 path or the parallel forest road that conduce at Passo della Cima and so in some minutes to go down at Potzmauer shelter. 

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Getting there

Per chi viene da Trento, seguire la SS.612 in direzione nord fino a Grumes. Superare l’entrata del paese e al semaforo svoltare a sinistra seguendo le indicazioni per i Masi di Grumes, quindi per i Masi Alti. Il parcheggio si trova subito dopo Maso Giovanni.

Per chi viene dalla Val di Fiemme seguire la SS 612 in direzione sud fino a Grumes. Superare l’entrata del paese e al semaforo svoltare a destra seguendo le indicazioni per i Masi di Grumes, quindi per i Masi Alti. Il parcheggio si trova subito dopo Maso Giovanni.

Parking

Parcheggio gratuito presso il parcheggio località Pradet, Masi alti di Grumes 

Coordinates

DD
46.223340, 11.265270
DMS
46°13'24.0"N 11°15'55.0"E
UTM
32T 674696 5121356
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Similar routes nearby

  • Snowshoe hike to the Cròs del Cùc viewpoint
  • Malga Sass and Monte Cogne
  • Snowshoeing around the Ceramont
  • Excursion at the panoramic point of Monte Corona from Masen
  • Snowshoeing at Malga Stramaiolo
  • Malga Cambroncoi from “sentiero dei russi”
  • Malga Cazzorga from Ponte Stue
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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
5 km
Duration
2:10 h
Ascent
314 m
Descent
314 m
Out and back Refreshment stops available Family friendly Botanical highlights Faunistic highlights Insider tip Forest roads Forest
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Morning
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