NATURALISTIC INERT. N. 2
CIMA SAPPADA - PIANI DEL CRISTO
Piani del Cristo Refuge Easy hike, suitable for all hikers, even the less trained. Well marked, not dangerous and without orientation problems, even if we do not recommend it after heavy rainfall, because it is muddy.
From Cima Sappada, take the paved road that runs from the church through the houses of the village, and runs about 1 km. up to the narrow narrow street on the left side with the sign "SORGENTI DEL PIAVE-VAL SESIS"; Piani del Cristo Refuge the path goes up to the right of the stream and goes back along a fun path that has been recently restored with wooden trunks to let you cross the numerous waterways that feed the Piave. You will be surrounded by a very suggestive natural landscape, characterized by the rocky formation of smooth green limestones, by the clear waters of the stream; the scent of the spruce forest, the silence, interrupted only by the birds and the Piave, will make this easy excursion very pleasant.
After a short uphill ramp, along wooden steps that follow the natural slope of the land, you will cross the main road and then, again on the right, take a path that leads to the middle of glacial sediments, where the Piave River flows. beautiful views.
Then you reach the Rifugio PIANI DEL CRISTO.
Piani del Cristo During the course you will be able to identify, depending on the period, different floristic species, among which the vulneraria (Anthyllis vulneraria), the tarassacco (Taraxacum officinale), the ranunculus (Ranunculus acris), the cockscomb (Rhinatus alectorolophs ), the geranium sylvaticum (Geranium sylvaticum) the rosy hand (Gymnadenia conopsea), the dark aquilegia (Aquilegia atrata), the raponzolo and many other plant species.
RECOMMENDED PERIOD: SUMMER / AUTUMN
LENGTH ROUTE: KM. 2.5 ABOUT
DURATION OF THE ROUTE 45 '- 1 HOUR
DIFFICULTY: EASY EXCURSION
UPHILL LEVEL: MT. 130
MAXIMUM ALTITUDE: MT. 1420