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Monterosa Ski: summer season at the start

The summer opening of the Monterosa Ski: the three valleys are returning to life of climbers, bikers and families ... Many tourists already in places due to the extreme heat of the city and the favorable climate of the Valley at the foot of Monte Rosa: they register arrivals at any altitude and parks, trails and pine forests are already swarming with visitors!

From Saturday 30 June routes and facilities open to the public ski season at high altitude. Come on 2.000 m at 3.275 Indren glacier, every destination is available for those who want to choose the convenient transportation at height lifts. Winter clothes transport skiers abandoned, in the summer the ski area Monterosa Ski makes accessible climbing routes, mountaineering, hiking and mountain biking definitely enjoyable!

During the summer 2012, the 18 August for the accuracy, will be celebrated in Gressoney-La-Trinité the inauguration of Stafal-Gabiet in a magical afternoon atmosphere that will accompany the public towards a charming Midsummer night, AI 2.400 meters of Lake Gabiet, between Fireworks and music selected for a choreography that will remain unforgettable in the memories of participants, all in collaboration with the water Company, The Valle d'Aosta region and the municipality of Gressoney-La-Trinité.

The summer offer of the area's rich and varied, with activities and events dedicated to all, for lovers of sport and nature enthusiasts to culture and folklore.

First big news, going to expand the provision of extreme biking started a few years ago by the first summer in Punta Jolanda freeride track, is the new downhill track in Champoluc: paradise for mountain-bikers, It consists of a from the arrival of the train track that starts Frachey ’ and reaches the parking at the base of the funicular, for a length of three kilometres and an altitude difference of 350 meters, between jumps and descents. Great first opening in Frachey Saturday 30 June andSunday 1 July with the event "Dahu", gathering of downhill open not only to daring mountain biking, but to everyone who wants to enjoy a two day sports, nature, grills & fun!

For a sport more "sweet", Don't miss the Family Run in Gressoney-Saint-Jean the 11 August, a Marcia podistica uncompetitive about 7 km, on a simple mixed path, accessible to all, for a great family day out, immersed in nature.

The beautiful green slopes, dotted with flowers of every kind, expect fans of trekking and nordic walking, for rides on scenic routes and well marked with lengths and degrees of difficulty. And, After a long journey to discover the most beautiful of the district, There is nothing better than to recuperate in numerous shelters and refreshments at high altitude. Part, In fact, the Season the Monte Rosa hut: unique places rich in history, traditional reference points for climbs to the top, ideal for enjoying the mountain culture and typical local flavours.

of team 2 July 2012