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Le colline fuori della porta - Autumn 2017

Excursions and hikes through Bologna hills - 11th edition

From: 10/09/2017 - To: 19/11/2017

Date of last update: 09/08/2017, 15:08

Excursions, hikes and long queues of nature lovers scrolling through the hills. The programme Le Colline fuori della porta is at its 11th edition this year, and is becoming more and more rich in opportunities, which involve both Bologna area and its surrounding territory.
This year the excursions and hikes are 22 in total, scheduled as usual in two different editions: Spring (26 March - 25 June 2017) and Autumn (10 September - 19 November 2017).

LE COLLINE FUORI DELLA PORTA - AUTUMN 2017

Sunday, 10 September 2017
Panorami e tradizioni in Val di Reno / Panoramas and traditions in Reno Valley
From Sasso Marconi to Palazzo de' Rossi, passing through Prati di Mugnano, Ganzole,  Sant’Arcangelo – Monte Belvedere,  Vizzano. At Palazzo de' Rossi luch and guided visit are possible.  
Hours: 9.30 to 16.00. Meeting point at Sasso Marconi train station  (train from Bologna at 9.04, piazzale Ovest); return in the afternoon at Borgonuovo (trains to Bologna at 16.09 and 17.09). Guided by  CSI Sasso Marconi, Gruppo 10 Righe and CAI M. Reno.

Sunday, 17 September 2017
Vigneti e vitigni nel Parco Villa Ghigi / Vineyards and vine varieties in Parco Villa Ghigi
Hours: 10 to 13 Departure from the entrance of the Park in via San Mamolo (Giardino Mascellani). Guide by  Fondazione Villa Ghigi.

Sunday, 24 September 2017
La via dei vini / The wine route
An ancient mule track connects Reno and Lavino valleys, crossing wine hills, the amphitheater of rio  Bolsenda sources and the Monte Rocca gypsum outcrops.
Hours. 9.30 to 17 Meeting point at 8.45 in the hall of Bologna Central Station; at 9.04 train with special stop at Pontecchio Marconi. The excusion ends at approx. 17 at the station of Zola Centro (train to Bologna at 17,21). Guided by CAI Bologna.

Sunday, 1 October 2017
Le scuole all’aperto della Bologna di un tempo / The open-air school in the Bologna of the past
From Casaglia to Giardini Margherita, passing by  Villa Aldini and Parco Villa Ghigi.
Hours: 9-16 Departure from Arco del Meloncello. Guided by Fondazione Villa Ghigi.

Sunday, 8 October 2017
Il Monte delle Formiche e i Botroidi di Fantini / Monte delle Formiche and the Botroidi of Fantini
From Monterenzio up to  Monte delle Formiche then to  Tazzola village for the visit to the Museo dei Botroidi of Luigi Fantini
Hours: 9-14 Meeting point at the parking area of the cemetery in Monterenzio (from Bologna bus station  coach n. 916 at  8.05; return from Monterenzio coach  918 at 14.20. Guided by Parco Museale Val di Zena.

Sunday, 15 October 2017
On the occasion of Festa della Storia - 14th edition
Gli ulivi nella prima collina di Bologna  /  The olive trees in the first hill area of Bologna
A walking tour from Parco Villa Ghigi to the neighbouring places (Eremo di Ronzano, Villa Scarani)
Hours: 10-13 Departure from the parking area in via di Gaibola. Guided by Fondazione Villa Ghigi.

Sunday, 22 October 2017
Da Sasso Marconi ai Prati di Mugnano / From Sasso Marconi to Prati di Mugnano
Excursion passing through Mugnano di Sopra, Piazza, La Commenda and Sella di Monte Mario.
Hours: 9.30-16 Meeting point at Sasso Marconi Station (train from Bologna at 9.04). Return at 16. Guided by  PassoBarbasso.

Sunday, 12 November 2017
Dove la valle del Reno sfocia nella pianura / Where the Reno valley opens to the plain
From Parco della Chiusa (Talon)  through Bregoli route up to Madonna di San Luca, reaching then the Reno Valley, and from Tizzano Church return to Casalecchio.
Hours: 9-16 Meeting point in front of Casa per l’Ambiente in Casalecchio di Reno, via Panoramica 24 (gate of Parco della Chiusa). Guided by  Percorsi di Pace.

Sunday, 19 November 2017
Dall’acqua all’acqua: dal Navile al Savena / From the water to the water: from Navile to Savena
Along Navile canal and the route CAI 902, that from Porta San Mamolo goes up to the hills. Part of this tour develops in the historical central area.
Hours: 8-17 Meeting point in via delle Fonti, corner  via Sant’Anna - Corticella. Return from San Ruffillo (bus 13). Guided by  Trekking Italia.

  
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  • From: 10/09/2017
  • To: 19/11/2017

hours and meeting points as specified in the programme

excursions and hikes are free and any reservation is required

For information:

Comune di Bologna - Dipartimento Riqualificazione Urbana. Settore Ambiente ed Energia
Tel. 051 2194702 - collina@comune.bologna.it
www.comune.bologna.it/ambiente

Fondazione Villa Ghigi
tel. 051 3399084 / 3399120
info@fondazionevillaghigi.it
www.fondazionevillaghigi.it

Consulta per l’Escursionismo
www.consultaescursionismobologna.it
info@consultaescursionismobologna.it

Club Alpino Italiano - Sezione di Bologna
www.caibo.it

Trekking Italia
www.trekkingitalia.org

Percorsi di Pace
Casalecchio di Reno
www.casaperlapacelafilanda.it

La Nottola
www.nottola.org

CSI Sasso Marconi
www.csisassomarconi.it
Gruppo di Studi “Progetto 10 Righe” - Sasso Marconi
www.10righe.org

Parco Museale della Val di Zena
www.parcomusealedellavaldizena.it

PassoBarbasso
www.passobarbasso.it

La Montagna Incantata
montagnaincantata.bologna@gmail.com