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23.02 Heidelberger Hütte DAV - Samnaun, Senda Scuol - Samnaun

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moderate
Distance 11.8 km
6:55 h
653 m
1,092 m
2,752 m
1,826 m
Scree slopes and a detour to Austria are the hallmark of the upper section of this stage. You then reach duty-free Swiss soil and descend through a varied landscape with glacier residue, waterfalls and meadows to Samnaun.

Author’s recommendation

The hike can be simplify by public transport.
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Author
Romedi Conradin
Update: December 09, 2016
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
2,752 m
Lowest point
1,826 m
Best time of year
Jan
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Safety information

Auf hoch gelegenen Abschnitten sind Schneefelder bis in die Sommermonate möglich.

Tips and hints

  • snowfields possible into summer months on high-level sections.
  • route leads through Austria, carry identification.

Start

Heidelberger Hütte DAV (2,264 m)
Coordinates:
DD
46.909876, 10.259769
DMS
46°54'35.6"N 10°15'35.2"E
UTM
32T 595935 5195919
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Destination

Samnaun

Note

Wildlife refuge Val Gronda: December 20 - April 20
all notes on protected areas

Coordinates

DD
46.909876, 10.259769
DMS
46°54'35.6"N 10°15'35.2"E
UTM
32T 595935 5195919
w3w 
///behave.corded.caravans
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

Basic Equipment for Hiking

  • Sturdy, comfortable and waterproof hiking boots or approach shoes
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Hiking socks  
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket and suitable legwear)
  • Sunglasses
  • Hiking poles
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • First aid kit
  • Kit para bolhas
  • Bivy / survival bag  
  • Survival blanket
  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • Emergency contact details
  • ID
  • 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
moderate
Distance
11.8 km
Duration
6:55 h
Ascent
653 m
Descent
1,092 m
Highest point
2,752 m
Lowest point
1,826 m
Multi-stage route Scenic Refreshment stops available

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