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Le colline fuori della porta - Spring 2017

Excursions and hikes through Bologna hills - 11th edition

From: 26/03/2017 - To: 25/06/2017

Date of last update: 03/04/2017, 14:54

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 territory and its surroundings.

This year the excursions and hikes are 22 in total, scheduled as usual in two different editions: in Spring (26 March - 25 June 2017) and in Autumn (10 September - 19 November 2017).

LE COLLINE FUORI DELLA PORTA - SPRING 2017

Sunday 26 March
Boschi e acque intorno al rio della Fornace (Forests and waters around the Fornace stream)
hours 9.30-13 Departure from  Sasso Marconi station parking area, via Ponte Albano. Guided by Fondazione Villa Ghigi.

Sunday 2 April
Dal Reno al Savena: la traversata dei colli bolognesi (From Reno to Savena: crossing Bologna hills)
hours 9-17 Departure from the entrance of the park Parco della Chiusa in Casalecchio di Reno near the church of San Martino. Return from San Ruffillo (bus 13, 96). Guided by Trekking Italia.

Sunday 9 April
Parco Villa Ghigi: natura e letteratura di inizio primavera (Parco Villa Ghigi: nature and literature of the early spring season)
hours 10-13 Departure from the entrance of the park in via San Mamolo (Giardino Norma Mascellani). Guided by Fondazione Villa Ghigi.

Saturday 22 April
Dai gessi ai calanchi (From gypsum outcrops to calanques)
hours 8.20-15 Meeting point and return at Castel dei Britti (bus 918, bus stop Castel dei Britti). Guided by La Nottola.

Saturday 29 April
La Dolina di Gaibola
hours 9.15-16.30 Meeting point at the parking area of Cà dei Mandorli (San Lazzaro di Savena); from the bus station, bus 918 at 8.30; for the return at 17.35. Guided by Associazione Parco Museale Val di Zena.

Sunday 7 May
Da Porta Santo Stefano a Chiesa Nuova (From Porta Santo Stefano to Chiesa Nuova)
hours 10-13 Departure from the entrance of Giardini Margherita - Porta Santo Stefano. Guided by Fondazione Villa Ghigi.

Sunday 14 May
Dal Parco Villa Ghigi all’Eremo di Ronzano: fiori e insetti impollinatori (From Parco Villa Ghigi at Eremo di Ronzano: flowers and pollinator insects)
hours 10-13 Departure from the parking area of the park, along via di Gaibola.
Guided by Fondazione Villa Ghigi.

Sunday 21 May
Il Contrafforte Pliocenico e Monte Sole
On the occasion of the “Giornata dei Sentieri e delle Aree Protette” three different excursions are in the programme, all ending at Prati di Mugnano for an ending open-air feast (buffet by Associazione MietiTrebbia).
Meeting points of the 3 excursions: at 8 Parking of the station Lama di Reno (train from Bologna at 7.04 - piazzale Ovest) / at 9 Parking of Prati di Mugnano; at  9.30 Parking of Sasso Marconi station  (train from Bologna at 9.04 - piazzale Ovest).
Guided by CAI Medio Reno, CSI Sasso Marconi and Gruppo 10 Righe.

Sunday 21 May
Paratrekking a Ca’ La Ghironda
hours 9.45-14 Meeting point at 8.45 in the Bologna central station hall; at 9.16 train to Vignola, getting off at Zola Centro station. Return at 14.21 from Zola Centro. Guided by CAI Bologna.

Sunday 28 May
Da San Ruffillo, tra i fiori di ginestra, a Piazza Mayre (From San Ruffillo between furze flower, to Piazza Mayre)
hours 10-15 Meeting point at Ponte sul Savena, corner vie Toscana and Ardigò (bus 13, 96). Guided by PassoBarbasso.

Sunday 4 June
I belvederi sulla città all’ora del tramonto (The belvedere views of Bologna at sunset)
hours 18-20.30 Departure from the entrance of the park in via San Mamolo (Giardino Mascellani). Guided by Fondazione Villa Ghigi.

Sunday 11 June
Verdi colline e tristi memorie della guerra (Green hills and sad memories of war)
hours 9-19 Meeting point in front of the railway station of San Ruffillo.
Guided by Trekking Italia in collaboration with ANPI Bologna.

Sunday 25 June
L’anello della lavanda (The lavender ring)
hours 10.30-17.30 Meeting point at Tolé, in front of the bus stop. From the station of Bologna at 9.16 train to Vignola, getting off at Pilastrino stop and connection by bus 686 to Tolé. Return by bus from Tolé at 17.35. Guided by La Montagna Incantata.

  
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Further information and updates  www.comune.bologna.it/ambiente - www.fondazionevillaghigi.it

  • From: 26/03/2017
  • To: 25/06/2017

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