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Three-Alpine-Farms Loop Hike in Avelengo and Verano

The route takes hikers mainly along wide paths through forests but also makes a stop at the idyllic Bruggen Weiher Pond, which has a very unique fauna.

The hike begins at the parking lot in the village of Avelengo/Hafling on 1,280m. From there the trail no. 16 leads to Leadner Alm Mountain Hut (1,514m). From there, the route ascends slightly along the Trail No. 11 to the Vöraner Alm Mountain Hut (1,875 m). For the return trip, the recommended route is Trail No. 2 to the Wurzer Alm Mountain Hut (1,707 m) and continues until the village of Avelengo.

Description to arrive at destination
On the MEBO (Highway Bolzano–Merano) you reach the slip road signposted MERANO SUD, follow the road to Merano, then on the right hand side in direction to Avelengo/Hafling, follow the street until the parking lot in Avelengo paese village (below the parish curch).