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Motta Salacina

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  • Lago Cavloccio
    Lago Cavloccio
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On this hike you can visit Lago del Cavloc, but from a different angle than from the classic trail from Maloja.
moderate
Distance 12.5 km
6:00 h
750 m
1,092 m
2,149 m
1,444 m

 The route starts in Casaccia and climbs quite steeply at the beginning, along a stream, The route begins in Casaccia and climbs rather stony at the beginning, along a stream, the so-called "Valair", and comes to the panoramic ridge of Motta Salacina, then continues over the small saddle "Pass del Caval". The way back over the Lago del Cavloc can be done on the comfortable little road to Maloja.

 

 

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Einkehr in das kleine Restaurant und die Alm von Cavloccio 
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Bregaglia Engadin Turismo
Update: June 02, 2021
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
2,149 m
Lowest point
1,444 m
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Track types

Asphalt 0.74%Nature trail 13.06%Path 85.63%Road 0.55%
Asphalt
0.1 km
Nature trail
1.6 km
Path
10.7 km
Road
0.1 km
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Start

Casaccia (1,460 m)
Coordinates:
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2'771'303E 1'140'188N
DD
46.391171, 9.665980
DMS
46°23'28.2"N 9°39'57.5"E
UTM
32T 551203 5137726
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Destination

Casaccia

Turn-by-turn directions

Casaccia - Mota Salecina- Pass dal Caval - Cavloc - Bitabergh - Casaccia 

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Getting there

Anreisen - Bregaglia Engadin Turismo

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'771'303E 1'140'188N
DD
46.391171, 9.665980
DMS
46°23'28.2"N 9°39'57.5"E
UTM
32T 551203 5137726
w3w 
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

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Equipment

Trekkingschuhe , genügend Wasser 

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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
12.5 km
Duration
6:00 h
Ascent
750 m
Descent
1,092 m
Highest point
2,149 m
Lowest point
1,444 m
Circular route Scenic Refreshment stops available

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