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Ellespitz (2.661 m) - Beliebter Skigipfel im Pflerschertal

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  • Der Anblick zum Pflerscher Tribulauns begleitet uns während der gesamten Tour
    / Der Anblick zum Pflerscher Tribulauns begleitet uns während der gesamten Tour
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  • / Bei der Grubenalm. Im Hintergrund rechts die erste Steilstufe und die Ellespitze in der Bildmitte.
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  • / Die dem Verfall preisgegebene Grubenalm
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  • / Nach der ersten Steilstufe wird es wieder flacher
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  • / Im Becken unterhalb des Gipfels. Der linke kurze Steilhang führt zu einem Sattel
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  • / Am Sattel wird der Blick frei zur nahen Maurerspitze
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  • /
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  • / Der kurze, steile Grat zum Gipfel
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  • / Mit den Skiern bis zum Gipfel. Im Hintergrund im Verbindungskamm der Vorgipfel mit Kreuz
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  • / Die Ausicht zu den höchsten Gipfel der Zillertaler Alpen und der Pfunderer Bergen
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  • / Und immer wieder der Blickfang der Tour: Der Pflerscher Tribulaun
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moderate
Distance 14.7 km
5:15 h
1,370 m
1,370 m

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Eduard Gruber 
Update: December 19, 2017
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Risk potential
Highest point
Ellespitz, 2,661 m
Lowest point
Stein, 1,370 m
Best time of year
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Cardinal direction
NESW

Safety information

Tips and hints

Start

Parkplatz bei der Brücke kurz vor den Steinhöfen (1,306 m)
Coordinates:
DD
46.965594, 11.326122
DMS
46°57'56.1"N 11°19'34.0"E
UTM
32T 676955 5203967
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Destination

Parkplatz bei der Brücke kurz vor den Steinhöfen

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Getting there

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Coordinates

DD
46.965594, 11.326122
DMS
46°57'56.1"N 11°19'34.0"E
UTM
32T 676955 5203967
w3w 
///amends.leered.cathode
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Author’s map recommendations

Tabacco Blatt Nr. 038 1:25.000 Sterzing - Stubeier Alpen

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Equipment

Basic Equipment for Ski Touring

  • Ski Helmet
  • Goggles
  • Sunglasses
  • 2 pairs of Gloves: lightweight, breathable and windproof for going uphill, regular ski gloves for downhill
  • Neckwear
  • moisture wicking skull / knit cap
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Lightweight rain and windproof ski jacket
  • Additional warm jacket
  • Long, warm technical socks plus liners and spares
  • Lightweight wind- and waterproof ski pants
  • 20 to 28 liter rucksack, preferably backcountry type
  • Lip protection (SPF 30+)
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • First aid kit
  • Blister kit
  • Bivy / survival bag  
  • Survival blanket
  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • Emergency contact details
  • ID

Technical Equipment for Ski Touring

  • Ski touring boots
  • Ski touring bindings to fit boots
  • Ski touring skins to fit skis
  • Skis
  • Ski poles, preferably telescopic type
  • Avalanche safety equipment to consider: beacon, avalanche probe, avalanche shovel
  • Ski touring crampons
  • Crevasse rescue kit
  • Ski touring harness
  • Light ice axe
  • Ski touring ropes
  • Avalanche airbag backpack
  • 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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Willy M
January 10, 2019 · Community
Donnerstag, 10. Januar 2019, 22:17 Uhr
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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
14.7 km
Duration
5:15 h
Ascent
1,370 m
Descent
1,370 m
Out and back Summit route suitable for snowboards Scenic Forest roads Refreshment stops available Clear area
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Morning
1600 m 1800 m
Afternoon

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