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Heart-trail San Gian - Golfplatz

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Ideal cross-country ski trails for beginners
closed
Skating, Classic
easy
Distance 7.1 km
0:45 h
17 m
19 m

For all those winter sports enthusiasts who want to do something for their heart health, the Engadin has six specially awarded "heart trails".

The heart trails, in the middle of the sun-drenched valley plain of Celerina, circles the church of San Gian with its striking two towers and lead in a wide arc past the Samedan golf course.

This short circuit is prepared for classic cross-country skiing as well as for skating and has no gradients, which makes it ideal for heart patients and for beginners.

 

More information
Engadin St. Moritz Tourismus AG
Via Maistra 1
CH-7500 St. Moritz
Phone: +41 81 830 00 01 
E-mail: allegra@engadin.ch 
Internet: www.engadin.ch 

Cross country ski run report: www.engadin.ch/en/slopes-tracks/cross-country-trails/

Author’s recommendation

The trails are very sunny!
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Engadin St. Moritz
Updated: April 24, 2021
Difficulty
easy
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1,724 m
Lowest point
1,707 m
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Safety information

Before you start to go on the trail, we recommend

... to warm up well before you start. Especially in colder temperatures, your heart needs time to get going. 

... to begin without hurrying. Take it easy and increase your speed only gradually. 

... to not overspend yourself on cross-country skiing. Your breathing and pulse should only be moderately accelerated. If you are skiing with a partner, you should be able to talk to him or her easily (and not breathlessly) while skiing. 

... to listen to your body well. Do you feel fit and healthy? Then have fun on the cross-country ski trail! Do you feel pain or pressure in your chest or are you experiencing difficulty breathing, dizziness, nausea or weakness? Then please dial the emergency number 144. 

The Swiss Heart Foundation offers you comprehensive information on the prevention of heart disease and on education and research about heart disease:

www.swissheart.ch , info@swissheart.ch 

Start

cross-country ski centre Samedan or cross-country ski centre Celerina (1,714 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'785'901E 1'154'069N
DD
46.512098, 9.861238
DMS
46°30'43.6"N 9°51'40.5"E
UTM
32T 566069 5151308
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Destination

cross-country ski centre Samedan or cross-country ski centre Celerina

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

take the Engadin Bus to the Bus stop Celerina Trais Fluors or Samedan Golf

Parking

Parking spaces are available at the cross-country ski centre in Samedan, at the cross-country ski centre Celerina or near the church San Gian.

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'785'901E 1'154'069N
DD
46.512098, 9.861238
DMS
46°30'43.6"N 9°51'40.5"E
UTM
32T 566069 5151308
w3w 
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Status
closed
crosscountry skiing technique
Skating, Classic
Difficulty
easy
Distance
7.1 km
Duration
0:45 h
Ascent
17 m
Descent
19 m
Public-transport-friendly Classic Skating Loop Scenic Refreshment stops available Family friendly Point to Point

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