Saturday 3rd October 2020 in Menaggio the Marathon trail Lake Como 2020 starts.
It is a long distance mountain race.
The territory where the race takes place is located in the north-western area of the Larian mountains. An extremely fascinating landscape, alongside one of the most beautiful lakes in the world, mountains with important slopes and technical characteristics suitable for an exciting and unique race. From an altitude of 200 meters you can quickly reach 2,100 meters on the surrounding mountains, giving the participants the pleasure of racing in a magical environment with unique landscapes.
This year the race is a running over only one distance: Short Distance: 31 km - Vertical drop + 2,200 m - The maximum time available to finish the race is 08:30 hours.
The race starts at 9.30 a.m. from Menaggio from piazza Garibaldi in front of the lake (altitude 201 m above sea level) and finishes in Menaggio piazza Garibaldi in front of the lake.
START MENAGGIO 201 Garibaldi square km 00 - Plesio 595 km 4 - Breglia 749 km 5,2 - sant. Amate 1.623 km 8,9 - Alpe Sumero 1.500 km 12 - M. Bregagno 2.107 km 15 - direct descent - sant Amate 1.623 km 18,1 - Refuge Menaggio 1.383 km 19,5 - Plesio 595 km 24 - la Chioderia 440 km 27 - footbridge left 410 km 27,8 - Loveno Plains (Pianure) - Loveno 390 - Menaggio 201 m 31,5 km FINISH.
Currently the Short Distance km 31 track is marked only 7 days before the race.
The Mid Distance 60 km route, on a trekking project studied and presented by the Molinari triathlon team Como and thanks to the strong support of the municipalities of Menaggio and Plesio, is now permanently marked throughout the year by rigid metal signs bearing the Logo Marathon trail Lake Como.