Interpretive nature trails
Interpretive nature trail "Geologensteig / Sentiero dei geologi"
"Geologensteig / Sentiero dei geologi" interpretive nature trail counts as one of the most fascinating places to hike in the Dolomites – a fact attested to by countless articles in scholarly journals. The trail offers visitors the opportunity to learn about the park’s geology and immerse themselves in the fascinating world of geology.
The path begins at Bad Ratzes / Bagni di Razzes and takes you to Prossliner Schwaige / malga Prossliner and from there to Schlernbödelehütte refuge and then back to the starting point. During the hike, you’ll have the opportunity to see the various geological strata close up and gain an understanding of how the Dolomites were formed. The nature park brochure contains a detailed description of the trail and its ten stations.
Trail length: 9,5 km
Walking time: 3,5 hours
Interpretive nature trail "Oswald von Wolkenstein"
The Oswald von Wolkenstein Trail with its 15 stations is an exciting roundtrip trail through the Schlern-Rosengarten Nature Park. It’s especially suitable fornature-lovers and families with children – you can enjoy legends, stories, and myths in an entertaining way. The Hauenstein Forest with its two ruins is anexample for the centuries-long relationship between Man and Nature and allows visitors to understand why our cultural landscape is a precious asset deserving ourappreciation and protection.
It’s best to begin your hike in the parking lot of the Seis-Seiser Alm / Siusi-Alpe di Siusi cable railway, from which the path first takes you toward Hotel Saleg and then continues on from there.
Trail length: around 4,5 km
Trail altitude: around 280 m
Walking time: around 60 minutes
Attention: Not suitable for baby carriages!
- Flyer of interpretive nature trail "Oswald von Wolkenstein" (Editor: TV Seis, 1.35 MB)