In Spring and Summer, finding a thrilling activity in the mountains is easy. The weather is clear, pleasant and ideal for a bike ride. This cycling route runs along the Ximeniana road of the Abetone, on the Pistoian mountains.
The circuit is not too difficult and is suitable for all.
The circuit does however require a mountain bike even though it's not very long and takes in a range of landscapes, such as the circuit of Mount Maiori. There are stretches that are more demanding like the trail towards Mount Libro Aperto, La Secchia and Bicchiere, the descent to Rivoreta and the ascent from Pianosinatico to Abetone. From Boscolungo take path CAI no. 102 which joins up with Sestaione Valley. It's highly advisable to wear a helmet and bring a water bottle.