Cogne is one of the most beautiful summer mountain villages of the Alps. Ibex, wild goat, marmots, royal eagles are easy to see. Many walks and hikes of different level, to lakes, waterlfalls and other natural attraction.
In the winter Cogne offers 70 km of cross country skiing, 9 km down hill, many walks on the snow and more than 140 icefalls.
Short Breaks: It's Time to Take the Ibex by the Horns ; Donald Strachan on an Italian Walk Where You Are More Likely to Bump into Europe's Biggest Alpine Animal Than a Fellow Hiker
Sep 05, 2004; The seasons switch rapidly in northern Italy. In spring, the dirty white of melting snow and parched brown of desiccated foliage...