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55.01 Airolo - Gotthardpass, ViaSuworow

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  • Familie beim Wandern
    / Familie beim Wandern
    Photo: Romedi Conradin, Graubünden Ferien - normierte Touren
  • / Gotthard Tremola
    Photo: Cordula Seiler, Graubünden Ferien - normierte Touren
  • / Blick auf Airolo
    Photo: Cordula Seiler, Graubünden Ferien - normierte Touren
  • / Gotthard Tremola
    Photo: Cordula Seiler, Graubünden Ferien - normierte Touren
  • / Gotthard Passhöhe
    Photo: Cordula Seiler, Graubünden Ferien - normierte Touren
  • / Am Wegrand zum Gotthardpass
    Photo: Cordula Seiler, Graubünden Ferien - normierte Touren
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moderate
7.9 km
3:00 h
1,003 m
62 m
After a steep climb through the Tremola, views open up to the Totenkapelle (Chapel of the Dead) and the Susten on the Gotthardpass. The pass head is «conquered» via the old trading route, just as Suvorov and his troops did after the French retreated.
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Author
Romedi Conradin
Updated: February 23, 2018
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
2,092 m
Lowest point
1,150 m
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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

Start

Airolo (1,150 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'689'825E 1'153'620N
DD
46.527849, 8.609403
DMS
46°31'40.3"N 8°36'33.9"E
UTM
32T 470044 5152772
w3w 
///years.swerving.proofread

Destination

Gotthardpass

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all notes on protected areas

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'689'825E 1'153'620N
DD
46.527849, 8.609403
DMS
46°31'40.3"N 8°36'33.9"E
UTM
32T 470044 5152772
w3w 
///years.swerving.proofread
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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
7.9 km
Duration
3:00 h
Ascent
1,003 m
Descent
62 m
Multi-stage route Scenic Refreshment stops available

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