Lago Santo Mountain Race – The Spirit of Scotland

In one of the most remote parts of the Tosco-Emiliano Apennines, on Sunday 15th of October, Trail Runners will take to the trails in the first edition of the Lago Santo Mountain Race, organized by Team Mud and Snow. Two routes on offer: a competitive 20Km with 1400m D + and a gentler non competitive […]

Fall In Love With Lake Como

Lake Como – Enjoy Some Tantalizing Lakeside Adventures Italy on Trail THE FACTS: The lake is shaped like an upside down Y Lake Como is also known as Lake Lario in Italian It’s Italy’s deepest lake In its entirety, there are 100 miles of coastline Lake Como has some highly picturesque towns along its shore, with everything from […]

The Wonder of Lake Garda

Elegance Along the Shores and in the Hills Italy on Trail THE FACTS: Italy is a country which is packed with ‘must visit’ destinations, which we write about here, but one of the most famous of the natural landscapes is certainly Lake Garda. Along with Como, Garda is probably one of the world’s most famous […]

Gargano – the Green Spur of Italy

by Maria E. Bellini Whereabouts is it? The Gargano is right at the top of the southern Italian region of Apulia in the province of Foggia. Seen from above, this knobbly promontory juts out into the sea, interrupting Italy’s long, almost-straight coastline, therefore earning it’s nickname of the “spur”. But it wasn’t always like this – […]

Parco Regionale dei Laghi Suviana e Brasimone, Bologna, Emilia-Romagna

Two Immense Lakes in the Bolognese Apennines by Maria E. Bellini About the area Many major Italian cities are located just a short trip away from some incredible countryside! The city of Bologna, in the region of Emilia-Romagna, is one of these. Famed for its pillaring medieval towers, its ‘tortellino‘ navel-shaped stuffed pasta, for over 40km […]