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1st stage: Vinschger Höhenweg

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  • Der Turm im Reschensee
    Der Turm im Reschensee
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m 1700 1600 1500 1400 20 18 16 14 12 10 8 6 4 2 km
moderate
Distance 20.4 km
6:14 h
605 m
568 m
1,739 m
1,489 m
From Reschen to Planeil

From the bus stop in the centre of Reschen (1520 m), briefly follow the road towards Reschenpass. Soon a clearly visible sign points the way to the source of the Etsch. Go up between the houses until you reach a fork in the road, where the Vinschger Hahnenweg is signposted for the first time. If you want, you can hike to the Etsch spring (1570 m) in about 15 minutes. At the spring, without climbing again, go straight on towards the starting point and past the old bunkers back to the fork in the path. There you follow the signs for the Vinschger Höhenweg in the direction of the sports field and then continue to the right to the Klopairhöfen. First across meadows and then through the forest you reach the village of Graun (1520 m). Descend to the lakeshore and follow it to the start of the lakeside promenade, which runs along the lakeshore for almost three kilometres. Shortly after a former kiosk (log cabin), cross the main road to the larch forest. Slightly uphill through the sparse


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