Tag: trekking in Friuli Venezia Giulia

TREKKING INTO THE DOLOMITES: DISCOVER THE CAMPANILE IN VAL MONTANAIA

TREKKING INTO THE DOLOMITES: DISCOVER THE CAMPANILE IN VAL MONTANAIA

Hello everybody!! I’m so happy to share with you my last trekking experience in the Dolomites.  The video is subtitled in Italian, sorry, but is nice to see anyway! There are many reasons why I’m so happy for this gopro video so:   I was […]

Trekking in Carnia: discover Pesariis the village of clocks and the mountain houses in Orias

Trekking in Carnia: discover Pesariis the village of clocks and the mountain houses in Orias

A day to discover the Valley of the Time, also known as Val Pesarina. Famous since the ‘700 for the construction of clocks today is a beautiful village to discover with great taverns, a museum on watchmaking and a path that goes on throughout the […]

TREKKING IN FRIULI VENEZIA GIULIA : THE PATH OF FORGOTTEN VILLAGES OF MOGGIO UDINESE

TREKKING IN FRIULI VENEZIA GIULIA : THE PATH OF FORGOTTEN VILLAGES OF MOGGIO UDINESE

Above Moggio Udinese following path CAI 418/420, begins the trek called “Troj by Borgs”, a beautiful medium difficulty 4 hours trail that allows you to visit remote villages of the end ‘800th century, ancient inhabited by famous stonemasons of the area and shepherds.

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So one morning of April, me and my boyfriend Simo, decided to leave home (not to early, because I looove to sleep, just to be clear) to visit this gorgeous track in the middle of nowhere (my land is exactly in the middle 😀 LOL ) .

So in spring I’m always absolutely out of shape and the mission was to do an easy walk to train legs.

We park in Moggio  in the monastery area, not even a minute, and we get lost, good start honey …

After a short wander down the village we see a lady with technical clothing so we understand immediately that she and her funny pail were our salvation and shrewdly we decide to follow her. We follow her following the right path and then from the fountain of Moggio High we find cartels for the town COSTA from where an easy mule track start.

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I admit to follow this path that meanders gently in the midst of white spruce forests, beech and black pine is delightful. In an hour and a half without great difficulty ‘(and if ‘m telling you ..) passing waterfalls, streams and spectacular views of the  Glagno’ valley you reach the first  forgotten village: Moggessa di qua’.

Accessible only by foot (more…)