Lugano Bike Nr. 66 – Stage 3 – Rivera – Miglieglia

Mountain Bike

Take the aerial cableway up M. Tamaro and save energy. From the summit an unpaved road and a single trail in the middle of forest, followed by an unpaved road. Arosio – Miglieglia on a single trail in the typical rolling hills of Malcantone. Don't miss the ascent to M. Lema!


From Rivera a road through the woods leads to Alpe Foppa (the small lake and the church of Santa Maria degli Angeli, designed by the famous Swiss architect Mario Botta). Along a dirt path from which you can admire the view of the whole region proceed to Capanna Tamaro. From here following a single-track immersed in the typical hilly woods of the area, crossing the entire Alto Malcantone to Miglieglia, where we suggest taking the cable car up to Monte Lema.

  • Length

    Km

  • Requirements

    Difficult

  • Height Difference

    Ascent: 1,695 m
    Descent: 1,460 m
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  • Durata

    7.0 h

  • Conditions

    Difficult

Push-only passage: Rivera – Miglieglia approx. 10 min.