Varied walking tour on the wooded plateau.Route: From the village centre of Nova Ponente/Deutschnofen, proceed on trail E5, 1 until you reach the Wölflhof farm (1h) (turn right off trail E5 heading to Colle for an optional 20-min. excursion to Bauer im Wald farm) – take forest trail n. 1 to the “Toten Moos” (1h) – trail n. 1 (a 5-min. side-trip to the Rotwand is rewarding) – proceed to the Schneiderwiesen Inn – Bauernkohlern Inn (2h). Take the cableway to Bolzano (please check times!). From the bottom station in Kampill, take the city bus (runs half-hourly) to the centre. Return to Nova Ponente by bus.
Where to eat
Schneiderwiesen Inn, Farm Bauer im Wald
- You're traveling a distance of 7 miles on this moderate trail. Average length of all hikes in South Tyrol is 7 miles.
- You're facing an uphill climb of 398 vertical meters on this hike. The hike takes you to an elevation of 5105 ft.
- You can easily take your dog on this trail. (See all dog friendly hikes in South Tyrol.)
- You shouldn’t forget to bring your hiking boots. There are some sections on the trail where sturdy footwear is required. If you get hungry along the way, there are places to rest and get food. Nevertheless it’s recommended to also have enough water and food in your backpack when hiking or biking.
Take highway's exit “Bolzano Nord/Eggental”, turn right direction Bolzano/Bozen, after about 0,5 km on roundabout keep left and head towards Val d’Ega (SS 241). Keep driving up to Ponte Nova. At Ponte Nova’s crossroads, turn to the right and continue to Nova Ponente (about 30 min. from highway toll booth).