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Winter hiking

Füxli-Runde

Winter hiking · Switzerland
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Chur - Die Alpenstadt Verified partner  Explorers Choice 
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easy
Distance 5.1 km
1:30 h
215 m
215 m
1,534 m
1,311 m
Gemütliche Winterwanderung auf dem Füxli-Weg. Die Rundtour führt vom Dorf aus in den Winterwald von Tschiertschen und wieder zurück zum Ausgangsort.
Difficulty
easy
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1,534 m
Lowest point
1,311 m
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Start

Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'765'121E 1'187'704N
DD
46.819998, 9.602679
DMS
46°49'12.0"N 9°36'09.6"E
UTM
32T 545972 5185337
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Note

Wildlife refuge Weisshorn-Urdental: December 20 - April 15
all notes on protected areas

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'765'121E 1'187'704N
DD
46.819998, 9.602679
DMS
46°49'12.0"N 9°36'09.6"E
UTM
32T 545972 5185337
w3w 
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

Basic Equipment for Winter Hiking

  • Sturdy, comfortable and waterproof hiking boots appropriate for winter use (B1+ recommended)
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Long, warm technical socks plus liners and spares
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Water- and windproof mountaineering jacket and trousers with ankle adjustment or separate gaiters
  • Lip protection (SPF 30+)
  • Water- and windproof gloves plus thin fleece inner gloves
  • Neckwear
  • moisture wicking skull / knit cap
  • Sunglasses
  • 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

Technical Equipment for Winter Hiking

  • Hiking poles fitted with snow baskets
  • Trail ‘spike’ crampons at minimum and a basic ice axe are recommended when covering steeper terrain
  • 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
easy
Distance
5.1 km
Duration
1:30 h
Ascent
215 m
Descent
215 m
Highest point
1,534 m
Lowest point
1,311 m
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