THE SHOE OF VAL TREBBIA
Partenza Scarpa 2021
Elena Di Vittorio
The Trail of the Trebbia Valley is a fixed path that can be traveled all year round of 36Km with 1970mt D + born in 2015 thanks to the contribution of Piacenza Sport and the Bobbio Track & Trail association. The race develops entirely in Val Trebbia, also touching the municipalities of Corte Brugnatella and Coli. The scenarios of the bends of the Trebbia river are something unique. The departure from the Abbey of San Colombano and the arrival in Piazza Duomo, give a historical touch to the event, you can admire the beauties of the Borgo dei Borghi 2019 and the final stretch of the arrival that crosses the famous Gobbo bridge which seems to also appear in the Mona Lisa painting it is something exciting. Arriving one day in advance you can visit the various museums and stroll through the narrow streets of the ancient village of Bobbio.
From 2019 to the trail event is connected the short route that follows the first 17km of the classic race with arrival in Marsaglia in the municipality of Corte Brugnatella with passage in the characteristic village of Brugnello with a view overlooking the Trebbia river, the most beautiful valley in the world according to Ernest Hemingway.