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PostPosted: Mar 13, 2022 15:01    Post subject: South Tirol/ Tyrol  

Hello,
I have planned to visit south Tyrol next summer (Brixen area, Badia, Cortina...)
After searching on mindat, I cannot find any significant minerals from this area.
I guess that dolomite can be found in Dolomites ?

Maybe, some members may have a good knowledge and could confirm or give any data interesting on this area.
Sante ? Volkmar ?

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PostPosted: Mar 13, 2022 17:30    Post subject: Re: South Tirol/ Tyrol  

Hi, Philippe.

I'm sorry but, concerning Italian South-Tyrol, although it is rich in good Alpine minerals, the area you mentioned, as far as I know, doesn't offer any quality specimens.
I'm afraid that if you want to combine holidays and minerals you have to choose another area.
On Mindat you can find hundreds of interesting localities in Trentino-South Tyrol.

Good luck.
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PostPosted: Mar 14, 2022 00:15    Post subject: Re: South Tirol/ Tyrol  

Hello Philippe,

look here:

https://opac.geologie.ac.at/ais312/dokumente/BR0042_001_A.pdf
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Maybe, you can find some locations...

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PostPosted: Mar 14, 2022 09:30    Post subject: Re: South Tirol/ Tyrol  

Hi to everybody!
Ok, in Alto Adige there is almost no gemstone quality specimen, but there is a big variety of collection quality minerals! For instance, I found interesting anatases, zeolites, albite, orthoclase etc. Moreover, there are a number of books regarding mineralogy in Trentino and Alto Adige, including the very famous Guida Mineralogica d'Italia by Vincenzo De Michele.
For researching and collecting minerals in the territory, there are special rules I don't remember right now.
Greetings from Italy by Riccardo.

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PostPosted: Mar 15, 2022 15:52    Post subject: Re: South Tirol/ Tyrol  

thanks a lot for your information

so I will do tourism without minerals :)

I did not really plan to do some active field rockhouding, but when hiking I always have a look on rocks and may be...


but I will study your link and have a look on mindat on a broader area.

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