The Paradise for Hikers and Nature Enthusiasts between the Latemar and the Rose Garden
200 km of Well-Groomed Hiking Trails Are Waiting for You!
Hikers and nature enthusiasts will find almost unlimited prospects here: Easy to medium-hard hiking routes which will lead you along blossoming fields, forests, and verdant meadows – all the way up to challenging climbs. Hiking in the Eggen/Ega Valley is great for children and adults alike. You're sure to take home lots of unforgettable moments!
From May till November the tourism office offers an interesting and wide-ranging hiking program:
Accompanied hiking tours with Sigrid Thaler – Herbal and botanical hikes
Accompanied hiking tours with Herbert Pichler – Hikes to summits, cultural and historical hikes
Accompanied hiking tours with Alexander Bisan – Geological hikes, Kneipp therapy / health hikes
Maximum number of participants: 20 persons. In the event of bad weather, the route may be changed. Registration required by 5:00 p.m. of the previous day by telephone or by e-mail by contacting the Tourism Office in Deutschnofen / Nova Ponente or Obereggen. Phone: +39 0471 619500.
From the village center, proceed on Trail [EW5,1] until you come to the Wölflhof (1 hour). Take Forest Trail  to the Toten Moos (1 hour).  (a 5-minute side-trip to the Rotwand is rewarding) . Proceed to the Schneiderwiesen Inn until you come to the Bauernkohlern Inn (2 hours). Take the aerial tram to Bozen/Bolzano (please note tram schedule!). From the Kampill/Longiarù valley station, take the city bus (runs half-hourly) to the center. Return to Deutschnofen / Nova Ponente by bus.
a)From the village center, turn right into Trail [2, EW5] and follow this marking.
b)From the Café Bar Luise Daum Trail  to the right, downhill on Trail  Trail [2, EW5 ] Kehrhof Maria Weissenstein/Pietralba
Starting from the Pilgrims' House Trail [S] Schmiederalm [G] Lahneralm (1 hour) Geo Center, and then down to the floor of the brook into the gorge and then continue on Trail G back to the Lahneralm (1 hour). Finally, proceed on Trail 3 into the Köser Valley and continue on the Trail [E5 – 3 -4 -9] back to the starting-point.