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Valentine's Day in the Deiva Forest

A romantic walk along the paths through the Forest of Deiva: the day dedicated to lovers, immersed enchanted forest atmosphere, the Beigua Park guides will accompany us until the drying of mare, historic building of rural culture sassellese. The tour will conclude in late morning with the return in the village of Sassello and the possibility, for those who wish to savor a mouth-watering menu proposed for the occasion of the Restaurant Salsole and maybe close the day on a sweet note and buy delicious macaroons famous Worldwide! The event is scheduled for Sunday, February 14 at the Visitor Centre of the Geopark Palazzo Gervino, Redwing; the walk will last half a day, booking required before 12 am on Saturday by contacting the Beigua Park Guides (tel. 010.8590300 - 393.9896251), the initiative cost € 5.00, free for children up to 12 years (optional lunch, not inclusive).

Full moon in Monesi: A hike with snowshoes on the ski in the moonlight

Hoping for snow to Monesi, the Center for Tourism Excursion Pro Loco Mendatica organize the Excursion night on the slopes with snow shoes, that appointment in the best editions boasted the presence of almost 200 participants. Saturday, February 20 the circular route will take as a starting point and the destination square of the chairlift and will unfold on groomed trails: a walk of about three hours (stops including - altitude 500 meters - Difficulty E +) with snowshoe feet, surrounded by the landscape of plateaus and peaks of the Ligurian Alps glistening in the glare of the moonlight, with the lights of Monesi and in Piaggia distance. At the end, followed by dinner (optional) with a typical menu at a local restaurant (€ 15.00 per person). The meeting: 17:00 pm to Monesi (square chairlift) for payments; the start will be at 18. NOTE: It is recommended to arrive no later than 17:30 and, for groups, to organize themselves with a single point of contact that can make the payment to all, so as not to create delays. The participation fee is € 10.00 per person (guided tour + annual card association, which will use the services of the CTE and to take part in subsequent trips with a discount of € 2.00). The Association Pro Loco also offers the possibility to rent snowshoes (limited availability - book in advance) to € 5.00 per pair, rentable also outside of the planned excursions and for the rest of the winter season. Payments and delivery snowshoes at the start (for those who rent the equipment will be required identification).

Landscapes: the landscapes of Beigua protagonists of the first photo contest in the UNESCO Geopark

Sunday, February 21 spectacular environments of the Geopark will be the unique natural scenery for the first photo contest Beigua: an occasion to celebrate the UNESCO recognition through the colors and atmosphere of the protected largest in Liguria. Participation in the competition is free, prior registration required within 12 hours of Saturday, February 20 at number 393.9896251 or via email: CEparcobeigua@parcobeigua.it communicating names and addresses of participants. The Contest Rules are available at www.parcobeigua.it

Focus

Maps in distribution free of charge under the care of the Associazione Alta Via dei Monti Liguri

Are you planning your next excursion? you need maps? You can ask for maps of the route and the connecting paths. The material is free and can also be sent by mail. For further details visit Path maps section or write to segreteria@altaviadeimontiliguri.it

Hospitality

Pian dell'Arma hut (routes 9-10)

The Pian dell'Arma hut reopens on February 5 and up to March 25, the opening will be on weekends. Then continue with the normal opening until 13 November. And for lovers the refuge is waiting for a romantic Valentine's Day on the High Street! For info: cell. +39 3286236802 - +39 3371083410 email: rifugio@leterrebianche.it

Shuttle-Service "Adelasia Express"!

Shares the shuttle service that now will be called "Adelasia Express"! The shuttle service is operated by Robert and Nicholas managers Refuge Cascina Miera after signing a special agreement with the Province of Savona. The Minibus Opel Vivaro (n. 8 seats + cart n. 8 bikes) equipped to transport disabled will be available to transport walkers (also disabled) and biking tours to and from the ridge hiking trails dell'AVML and BN on the following routes: • Railway station of Savona - Excursion Refuge Cascina Miera and vice versa; • Railway Station Ferrania - Excursion Refuge Cascina Miera and vice versa; • Railway station of St. Joseph of Cairo - Excursion Refuge Cascina Miera and vice versa. To use the service of mobility dedicated users interested must provide for the reservation of the race they are interested in at least 48 hours prior to the execution of the service through the phone number of the Excursion Refuge "Cascina Miera" Cell 345 71 88 508 runs from Monday to Sunday from 8.00 to 20.00. The service will also be active during periods of extraordinary opening of the hut hiking "Cascina Miera". For information on costs and how to book please visit CST Savona or call +39 345 71 88 508.