Pescasseroli, the Heart of the National Park of Abruzzo
Pescasseroli in Abruzzo is the heart of the National Park of Abruzzo but more than that it is also the capital of this amazing park. It was here that Erminio Sipari, an inhabitant of the town, developed the idea of the national park to protect the landscape and the wildlife. It was the first national park in Italy and one of the earliest national parks to be created in the world. Wild animals including wolves and two animals that are not found anywhere else the Camoscio d'Abruzzo (chamois) and the Marsican brown bear roam freely here ...
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