"Hike & Bike" is the idea that combines in one day excursion two of the most beloved sports of the summer: trekking and mountain biking. It is an easy circular tour dedicated to the whole family, and the start could be either in Pozza di Fassa or in Alba di Canazei, without moving with any other means of transport at all. If you set off from Pozza, take the "Buffaure" cabin lift and chair lift to reach "Col de Valvacin". Following the path no. 613, through easy ups and downs, you arrive at "Sela Brunéch". It is worthy to admired the entrancing landscape. Walking along the ridge you can recognize on one side the beautiful Val San Nicolò (valley) and its enchanting peaks of "Costabella" and "Col Ombert". On the other side there is Val Jumela (valley) characterized by wild nature. At your back you can see the Catinaccio Group, on the left the Sassolungo and beyond it the Queen of the Dolomites, Marmolada. To admire the rock pinnacles of Sella and Pordoi descend towards the green hollow of "Ciampac" (chair lift "Roseal-Giumela"). The lunch could be packed and in the refuge alike, and afterwards you go back to the valley at Alba di Canazei by cabin lift. Ride along the Dolomites cycling route to Pozza and redeliver the bike at "Buffaure" lifts departure. You can start the tour from Alba di Canazei too. Once rented your "two wheels" at the downstream station of the lift, reach Pozza, leave the bike and take the "Buffaure" cabin lift.
Starting from Pozza, the bikes must be returned to the "Buffaure" downstream station within 5.30 p.m.
Starting from Alba, the bikes must be returned to the "Buffaure" downstream station within 12.00 p.m.
Also the so called "Hike & Bike" has definitely to be experienced in Val di Fassa: an innovative circular excursion (anticlockwise) that departs from Alba di Canazei or from Pozza di Fassa, with the availability of bike rental and redelivery at lifts departure. Thanks to the lifts and a unique pass you can combine walking sections and riding stages: 35,00 € for adults and 29,00 € for youngsters born after 21.05.2006. With PanoramaPass: 17,00 € for both adults and youngsters. The tour can be undertaken from June 18th to September 18th. It is better to book in advance, at least the day before the excursion, at the cableways’ ticket offices of "Ciampac" and "Buffaure" (Phone +39 0462 763339).