Tovel Valley      Molveno Brenta Dolomites Trentino Italy

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  Tovel Valley

About 17 km in length, the valley is of interest not just for its lake but also for the Flavona biotope and the numerous malgas or shepherd’s huts. From Lake Tóvel as far as the Bocca Vallazza pass the valley is known as the Santa Maria Flavona Valley.

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 It is bounded in the east by the imposing Campa Group (south-eastern subgroup of the Brenta Dolomites) and in the west by the formidable  barrier of the peaks of the Northern Chain of the Brenta Dolomites: Cima Uomo, Cima delle Livezze, Sasso Rosso, Cima Sassara, Cima del Vento, Corno di Denno, Cima Flavona and Pietra Grande. The main river is the Rio Tresenga.

Starting point Tovel Lake (m.1179)
By motor vehicle  Permitted along the asphalt road as far as the car park
Nearest refuges or bivouacs   Malga Spora, Graffer Refuge
Main itineraries   Malga Flavona-Grosté;Val Scura-M.Spora
others itineraries  a) towards the Malga d’Arza along paths 339 and 330; b) circuit around the Cima Loverdina, Cima Val d’Inferno and Cima Val Strangola peaks along paths 339,370 and 369

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Table of times between points and heights:  Tovel Lake - Malga Spora (path 339-330-369-338-301)
area height  time between areas time from start notes, route variations
Lago di Tovel 1179 0 0 SEE MAP
Malga Termoncello 1852 105 1,45 -
bivio 330-369 1840 45 2,30 -
Passo di Val Scura 2376 75 3,45 -
Sella del Montoz ( bivio 369-338) 2327 30 4,15 -
 ex Malga Cavedago 1838 40 4,55  
Malga Spora 1851 10 5,05 -

View of the Santa Maria Flavona Valley

Malga Termoncello 


Table of times between points and heights: Lago di Tovel - Passo Grostè - Graffer Refuge ( paths 314-301)
area height  time between areas time from start notes, route variations
Lago di Tovel 1179 0 0 SEE MAP
fork 314-312 1422 35 0,35 Dena path and Palete path, Gelada Tuenno Valley.
Ponte Rio Tresenica (fork 314-334-369) 1560 25 1 along the Val Giare to Bocca Tre Sassi ; path 369, Val Scura
Malga Pozzol  1632 30 1,30 -
Malga Flavona (fork 314-330) 1859 45 2,15 to Val Scura,Prà dell'Asen, Termoncello
fork 314-301 2200 50 3,05 on path 314 to Bocca Vallazza and  to Croz Altissimo Refuge
Passo del Grosté 2432 40 3,45 -

The Cima Uomo, Cima delle Livezze, Sasso Rosso, Cima Sassara and Cima del Vento peaks seen from path 369 ( ph: M.Giordani)

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