Mangiagesso State Equipped Area
Starting from Modica head towards Piani Ceci. After this locality along the main artery for about 4 Km., You will meet a special signpost that indicates the wooded complex of Mangiagesso. Enter the forest road and after about a kilometer you will reach the equipped area of Mangiagesso.
The forest arboreal cover is given by Mediterranean pines, cypresses and eucalyptus of old plant that have transformed and in some ways made this area more cheerful.
The accommodation facilities located under the foliage, in a pleasant and suggestive position, are many wooden tables and benches, fountains with water and toilets
Mangiagesso wooded complex
-> Absence of architectural barriers
including 1 for the disabled
1 games: swing, castle
Possibility of picnics thanks to: 4 cooking points, 10 tables, for a total of 60 seats
6 points of non-drinking water
Height 550 m.
Department of Regional State Forestry Company
Provincial Office of the Ragusa Company
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Note on Sources
The information on the equipped state-owned areas has as its main source the website of the Regional Forestry Department of Sicily (continuously updated) to which is added a very interesting brochure entitled "The State Equipped Areas in Sicily" of the same department published in 1999 with the Editorial Coordination of the 8th Group - Promotion, Development and Research, editors Agostino Gatto and Valeria Restuccia. Further information was obtained from direct access to the areas and from interviews with experts and operators in the sector.
For official information and updates to the lists, see the pages of the site of the Sicily region - Department of the Regional State Forestry Company