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The route of the little stone men

Route from Tratto Spino to the panoramic spot of the little stone men in the reserve


The tour

An easy and very panoramic tour where you can enjoy the view over Lake Garda and the highest peaks of the Alps. From Tratto Spino walk to the South towards the peaks of Mount Baldo range. One part of this itinerary is situated inside the Lastoni Selva Pezzi Wilderness Area where you can have the chance to see chamois and eagles.

Be ready for a 4,9 km route involving 250 m of elevation gain and loss.

It's an easy and short route, suitable for anyone.
Try it if you feel like spending some hours in the mountains, in the midst of nature, enjoying the views of Mount Baldo.

The route on foot

Easy, relaxing and very panoramic route on dirt road and mountain path.

The Nordic Walking route

It's the Nordic Walking Park of Mount Baldo n. 3 route.
It's an easy, light blue route characterized by dirt road and mountain path where the discipline of Nordic Walking is not always possible in some sections.

Route description

From the Malcesine Monte Baldo uphill cable car station, walk South, cross the Baita dei Forti Square and take the dirt road on the left which first presents a light descent and then an ascent that runs alongside a ski slope until the Prà Alpesina chair lift station.
Keep going South, along Mount Baldo ridge while you enter in the reserve. Go straight on until you reach the little stone men that you can find on the right.
You can come back following the same route.

How to get to the route starting point

The Malcesine Monte Baldo cable car uphill station is situated in Tratto Spino. You can find ticket costs and the cableway opening hours at this link.


Trekking: degree of difficulty (1/5) and time
Difficulty 1
Technical difficulty 1
Physical training 1
Time 1 hour
Nordic walking: degree of difficulty (1/5) and time
Difficulty  light blue
Time 1 hour
Interest (1/5)
Landscape 5
Impression 5
Length 4,9 km
Starting height 1760 m
Maximum height 1911 m
Height difference - ascent/descent 250 m - 250 m
Period of the year Spring, summer, autumn
Huts/shelters along the way yes
Circular tour no