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Ski tour Forcella del Picco-Birnlücke 2.667 m

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Map / Ski tour Forcella del Picco-Birnlücke 2.667 m
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moderate
Distance 8.1 km
4:00 h
1,082 m
5 m

Stunning ski tour (medium) to the Forcella del Picco-Birnlücken pass in Casere-Kasern. 

 

Highest point: 2,667 m

Altitude difference:  1,070 m

Approx. time for ascent: 4 hours

 

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Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
2,665 m
Lowest point
1,595 m
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Coordinates:
DD
47.050202, 12.127754
DMS
47°03'00.7"N 12°07'39.9"E
UTM
33T 281846 5214746
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Turn-by-turn directions

Car park Casere-Kasern - Holy Spirit Church - Jägeralm hut - Adleralm hut - Kehreralm hut - Lahneralm hut - mountain refuge Brigata Tridentina - Forcella del Picco-Birnlücke pass

 

Details: 

Map: Kompass "Ahrntaler Berge - I Monti della Valle Aurina" Nr. 082

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Getting there

Brunico-Bruneck - Casere-Kasern 40 km

Coordinates

DD
47.050202, 12.127754
DMS
47°03'00.7"N 12°07'39.9"E
UTM
33T 281846 5214746
w3w 
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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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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
8.1 km
Duration
4:00 h
Ascent
1,082 m
Descent
5 m
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Morning
1600 m 1800 m
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