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02.03 Rhine Route, Stage 3 Chur - Buchs

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Graubünden Ferien - normierte Touren Explorers Choice 
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easy
Distance 48.9 km
3:59 h
169 m
286 m
632 m
446 m
The Bündner Herrschaft, Graubunden’s fertile garden and winery lies on a mound of slate detritus. Also the home of Heidi, Peter and Alpöhi (Heidi’s grandfather).
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Author
Cordula Seiler
Update: April 18, 2018
Difficulty
easy
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
632 m
Lowest point
446 m
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Tips and hints

Buchungstelle:

Eurotrek AG
Dörflistrasse 30
8057 Zürich
eurotrek@eurotrek.ch
http://www.eurotrek.ch/de
+41 (0)44 316 10 00
https://www.eurotrek.ch/de/aktivitaeten/veloferien/schweiz/ch-rhein-route-andermatt-rorschach-6-5  

Start

Chur (562 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'757'589E 1'191'292N
DD
46.854083, 9.505249
DMS
46°51'14.7"N 9°30'18.9"E
UTM
32T 538516 5189073
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Destination

Buchs

Turn-by-turn directions

Chur - Igis - Maienfeld - Fläsch - Bad Ragaz - Sargans - Buchs

Note


all notes on protected areas

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'757'589E 1'191'292N
DD
46.854083, 9.505249
DMS
46°51'14.7"N 9°30'18.9"E
UTM
32T 538516 5189073
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

Basic Equipment for Bike Riding

  • Cycling helmet
  • Cycling gloves
  • Sturdy, comfortable and preferably waterproof footwear
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket)
  • Sunglasses
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass

Technical Equipment for Bike Riding

  • Air pump or CO2 pump including cartridges
  • Puncture repair kit
  • Replacement inner tube
  • Tire levers
  • Chain tool
  • Hex keys
  • Phone / device holder as required  
  • Bike lock as required
  • Where applicable, the bike must meet requirements for road use by having a bell, front and rear lamps and spoke reflectors
  • The 'basic' and 'technical' equipment lists are generated based on the selected activity. They are not exhaustive and only serve as suggestions for what you should consider packing.
  • For your safety, you should carefully read all instructions on how to properly use and maintain your equipment.
  • Please ensure that the equipment you bring complies with local laws and does not include restricted items.

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Difficulty
easy
Distance
48.9 km
Duration
3:59 h
Ascent
169 m
Descent
286 m
Highest point
632 m
Lowest point
446 m
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