Monte Cavallo state-owned equipped area
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Monte Cavallo state-owned equipped area

The area falls within the Monte Cavallo forest property, in the Municipality of Cianciana, and is located 200 meters above sea level in the middle of a luxuriant pine forest.
Inside the area, a nature trail has been created that crosses a small wood of white poplars of exceptional value. It consists of 19 stone tables for a total of 260 seats, as many fire points, drinking fountains, bowling green and two bathrooms including one for the disabled. Worth noting is the restoration of an ancient stone well and the presence, in the area, of deep caves, often popular destinations for speleologists from all parts of Italy.
The area can be reached from the SP Cattolica-Cianciana, at a crossroads with a specific indication in local tuff “Monte Cavallo”.

Municipality: Cianciana
<!– 7900
-> Presence of architectural barriers
1 toilet
including 1 for the disabled
1 games: pétanque field
Possibility of picnics thanks to: 19 cooking points, 19 tables, for a total of 200 seats
5 points of non-drinking water

Height 200 m. 

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Managing Body

Department of Regional State Forestry Company

Provincial Office of the Agrigento Company


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


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