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001.06 Alpine Bike Etappe 6 Tiefencastel - Safien Platz

Mountainbiking · Albula
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Short single trail through the rugged Albulatobel up to Mistail church, tunnel and uneven rooted trail to Muldain, high over the gorge of the Albula, long ascent to Glaspass, downhill bliss for experienced bikers then on an old mule track to Safien Platz.
difficult
Distance 37.5 km
6:00 h
1,650 m
1,200 m
1,855 m
663 m
Difficulty
difficult
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1,855 m
Lowest point
663 m
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Start

Tiefencastel (872 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'763'245E 1'169'950N
DD
46.660810, 9.571780
DMS
46°39'38.9"N 9°34'18.4"E
UTM
32T 543744 5167631
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Destination

Safien Platz

Turn-by-turn directions

Tiefencastel - Alvaschein - Zorten - Muldain - Alter Schin - Scharans - Sils i.D. - Thusis - Masein - Urmein - Tschappina - Glaspass - Safien Platz

Note


all notes on protected areas

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'763'245E 1'169'950N
DD
46.660810, 9.571780
DMS
46°39'38.9"N 9°34'18.4"E
UTM
32T 543744 5167631
w3w 
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

Basic Equipment for Mountain Biking

  • 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 Mountain Biking

  • 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
difficult
Distance
37.5 km
Duration
6:00 h
Ascent
1,650 m
Descent
1,200 m
Highest point
1,855 m
Lowest point
663 m
Multi-stage route Scenic Refreshment stops available

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