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43.10 Langwis - Tschiertschen, Jakobsweg Graubünden

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moderate
Distance 12 km
5:53 h
778 m
818 m
1,435 m
1,039 m
Wildly romantic path to Sapünerbach and down to Plessur under the Langwies viaduct; once the most expansive railway bridge in the world. The mudslide of 1980 destroyed Molinis. Schanfigg offers extensive views – including tower view of the Jakobus church in Tschiertschen.
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Romedi Conradin
Update: March 24, 2021
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1,435 m
Lowest point
1,039 m
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Start

Langwis (1,380 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'773'499E 1'187'990N
DD
46.820432, 9.712529
DMS
46°49'13.6"N 9°42'45.1"E
UTM
32T 554351 5185456
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Destination

Tschiertschen

Note


all notes on protected areas

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'773'499E 1'187'990N
DD
46.820432, 9.712529
DMS
46°49'13.6"N 9°42'45.1"E
UTM
32T 554351 5185456
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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
12 km
Duration
5:53 h
Ascent
778 m
Descent
818 m
Highest point
1,435 m
Lowest point
1,039 m
Multi-stage route Scenic Refreshment stops available

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