Discovering the Apuan Alps on two wheels is really a different way to experience history and beauty. There are many opportunities for cyclists along the trails and dirt roads in the Apuan Alps Park. Here are a few scenic and exciting paths, thought we advise you to remember that none of these has dedicated signage, so bring a good map or a detailed guide with you.
- “Castelnuovo di Garfagnana - Gragnanella - Sillicano - Careggine - Vergaia – Poggio”
This challenging route passes through picturesque villages with beautiful views of the Apuan Alps and an exciting descent to Lago di Vagli. You can cover the 22 kilometres in about 4 hours.
- “Barga Station - Gallicano - Trassilico - Fabbriche di Vallico - Turritecava – Ghivizzano Station”
This ring route 37 km long is exceptionally beautiful, though challenging in the first part. You can complete the path, which winds through various landscapes, in about 4 ½ hours.
- Camporgiano - Casatico - Roggio - Campocatino - Gramolazzo - Ugliancaldo – Monzone
This very challenging and scenic path runs for 45 km and can be covered in 6 hours.
- Monzone Station - Equi Terme – Il Solco - Equi Terme
A short route through one of the most charming valleys in the Apuan Alps and Lunigiana
A very challenging route 22 km long. Best avoided in the winter.