Trofeo Montegrappa Expo 2019
The traditional Easter free flight competition is back! This trophy, which has a story of more than thirty years, will colour the skies above Borso thanks to the gliders who will take part in this championship. 150 paragliding pilots are expected to compete against each other from 18th to 22nd of April 2019 to win the desired trophy, which counts for an international FAI2. Expo Montegrappa, the associated free flight and outdoor sports exhibition will be organized from Saturday 20th to Monday 22nd in Piazza al Paradiso - Semonzo, next to the Trofeo Headquarters!
Gustagiro 2019 monday 22 april 2018 - 20th edition Semonzo (Borso del Grappa)
We are waiting for you on monday 22 of april at 'sede degli alpini' to celebrate with Gustagiro "Luni de Pasquetta tra fugasse e ovi"
GUSTAGIRO means walking down Semonzo’s streets tasting the local typical food (sopressa and pancetta, focacce, traditional cakes, wines from Valdobbiadene and Piave) during the way.
Trail degli Eroi 2018 and Sky degli Eroi are two trail running race set on the Monte Grappa Massif that will take place on the 23rd of September. The athletes will cross our beloved Mountain from one side to the other, reaching the peak (Cima Grappa) at 1775 meters above sea level. The event will also give an homage to the fallen on WWI and all wars with a silent passage through the Military Sacrarium of Cima Grappa where about 23.000 soldiers are buried. Since 2018 is the year of the end of WWI Centenary, the organization propose and interesting and emotional journey: il Viaggio degli Eroi. Three days of hiking, running, tent sleeping, chatting around a fire, listening to stories, knowing each other, exploring the places where war memories and natures live together. Three days of sweat and maybe some tears, of priceless feelings and experiences. We will wait for you at the arrival area Village with our stand from 2 pm to 5 pm! Come and Visit us!!
Dolomiti Superfly 2018
Monte Grappa will be one of the protagonists of 2018 Dolomiti Superfly! Together with the beautiful peaks UNESCO World's Heritage, our mountain will host this amazing challenge: what is it? It's a spectacular hike and fly competition, during which athletes will have to finish the circuit passing through some mandatory turnpoint, on foot or by paragliding flight! They will have 7 days available to complete the route.
Cima Grappa Ceremony and Campocroce Cheese Festival
On the first weekend of August memory, tradiction and taste gather on Monte Grappa.
On Sunday 5th of August, on the early morning breath the strong emotion of the WWI fallen commemoration on the peak of our Massif, after that discover the local tradition, taste the Monte Grappa typical cheeses Morlacco and Bastardo. And find out during the all weekend (from 3 to 5 August) the special menus dedicated to our cheese created by the local chefs and available at the restaurants of the area.
Transalp is back on Monte Grappa!
The most fascinating and spectacular amateur stage race across Europe is back in our territory! Crespano del Grappa, cozy town at the foot of Monte Grappa, will be stage town both for the arrive of the 4th fraction and the start of the 5th one next 27th and 28th June 2018. The race cycling event is organized by a German committee but has participants from all over the world. 819 kilometers and 17.739 meters of height for about 1000 athletes coming from more than 35 nations! The itinerary start from Bressanone and pass through San Vigilio di Marebbe, Sillian (the only little passage in Austria since the rest of the race is settled in Italy), Fiera di Primiero, Crespano, Trento, Lago di Caldaro and eventually Riva del Garda as the tradition of the race requires.
AMA Music Festival 2018 in Bassano del Grappa!
The big Festival of indie and electronic music of the North-East of Italy moves from Asolo to Bassano del Grappa.
Will the city be ready to welcome its thousands of visitors? We bet so! People will enjoy the greatest artists in our beautiful territory context!
The Bisi of Borso (local peas) arrive on our tables!
End of May and beginning of June are the period of local peas harvest. This little round green fruit of our earth is famous for its unique delicate sweet taste.
The perfect position of Borso del Grappa, the rich soil, the gentle climate... everything works together to give us a delicious pea to enjoy!
In this period the restaurants of the area offer dedicate menus to exalt the biso with both creative and traditional recipes.
Summer in the air with paragliders and hang-gliders above Monte Grappa!
Paragliding and hang-gliding lovers, this summer Monte Grappa calls you!
Our territory, often identified by its proximity to Bassano del Grappa, is well-known all over Europe as one of the best spot to practice paragliding and hang-gliding in Italy thanks to the perfect environmental condition.
The hot air thermal currents leaving the Venetian plain and reaching the mountain are almost constant during the whole year permitting medium and long distance flights and giving hours of pure amusement to the fan of this amazing discipline.
Summer 2018 Free Flight events and competition
The sky above Monte Grappa will turn coloured thanks to the gliders that will cross it this summer! It will be an unmissable show to admire with family and friends!
A new and interesting context to enjoy Monte Grappa, not only for free flight lovers but for anyone who like spending time outdoor.
5th Edition Monte Grappa Bike Day - Saturday 26th May 2018
Bike lovers adore Monte Grappa and its roads towards the pike (Cima Grappa).
This mountain in fact has been theater of several Giro editions and still has a particular charming power to the cyclists. What if for one day, they could be protagonists without worrying about the car traffic? This dream come true on the Monte Grappa Bike Day: a free and non-competitive race open to all bike lovers!
Due to rockfalls near Cornosega tunnels, the Provincial Road SP140 from Semonzo di Borso del Grappa to Cima Grappa is closed to traffic in the stretch of road between km 9 + 900 and km 11 + 500.