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This was a very well marked, easy to follow, moderate hike. It was more uphill than we expected... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2015
StevenSue
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Rye, NY
Strenuous 3 hour walk

Well people's idea of uphill must be different! There were some continuous uphill bits from Stresa... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2015
786Lesley19
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Clitheroe, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 13 September 2015

Well people's idea of uphill must be different! There were some continuous uphill bits from Stresa and very steep down hill bits at the end - having said that it was interesting and large parts of it a delight to walk - we ended up...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed 30 August 2015

This was a very well marked, easy to follow, moderate hike. It was more uphill than we expected, and pretty much every bit of two and a half hours walking. This is the kind of hike I just love in Italy. You start and end...More

Date of experience: August 2015
4  Thank StevenSue
Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

I took route L2 to Belgirate with the little detour up to Magognino, which had a few ups and downs but not too many. Walking in the woods was magical, especially the small streams and old shells of buildings, and the views of the lake...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed 9 August 2015

A great walk with most of it with the dog off the lead Took us two hours of reasonably brisk walking Caught boat back which was a good experience

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed 11 July 2015

Everyone said this was a "traveler's" path (meaning "easy"), so I knew when I was climbing over fallen trees and wading through six inches of water at the bottom of a waterfall, that I had *probably* taken a wrong turn... There's a point where two...More

Date of experience: May 2015
3  Thank justtojess
Reviewed 6 July 2015

Good hiking. If you want some excercise, it is a good thing to do. THere are many signs and it was fun getting a little lost. Bring a map of the area or have your iphone handy just in case.

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed 31 May 2015

Stunning views over the lake while you walk through villages, meadows, in between mansions or woods. Relatively easy hiking trail, very well sign posted (suggest you download the scheme from the visitStresa website. You will need hiking shoes or sport shoes, not casual footwear as...More

Date of experience: May 2015
8  Thank gvodbos
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