The trek up to this high-altitude lake, which stands on the borders of three provinces, is magnificent.

Lake Scaffaiolo sits in a deep tectonic rift in the mountain ridge, and is easily reached on foot from the Croce Arcana pass or the ski resort of Corno alle Scale.

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Already famous in ancient times, so much so that it was even mentioned by Boccaccio, it is nowadays a landmark for hikers, who can enjoy a refreshment stop at the refuge that stands beside its waters.