National Park of the Tuscan Archipelago


Eastern Elba – The iron lake

  • Geo Walking
  • Italian

Travelling by car, we will take the road that links Rio Elba to Cavo, where a 6 km path begins which runs into the mining yards; it will bring us to a small ‘blood-red’ lake. We will then continue in the direction of the Giove Valley, where we will have the chance to gather several mineral samples. Come by car. Packed lunch is recommended. For information and booking contact Pelagos Cooperative on (0039)565962088 or on (0039)3476004835 (mobile) or see info@parcominelba.it.  Participation cost: € 5.00 for adults, € 4 for children under 12 for entrance to the mining park, museum visit and collection of minerals. Booking is required.

Zone Isola d'Elba
Level of difficulty Easy
What to wear Trekking
Duration ore 04:00
Meeting point ore 10:00
Rio Marina, Musum of Minerals
Price € 5.00
In order to partecipate booking is mandatory


This event will take place on 27 October 2012

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