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From Reschen to the source of the Etsch

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  • Wunderschöne Wiesenlandschaft bei Reschen
    Wunderschöne Wiesenlandschaft bei Reschen
    Photo: Hanspaul Menara
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Distance 1.4 km
0:26 h
55 m
54 m
1,566 m
1,510 m
Where the Etsch River rises
Short hike in the crest of the Vinschgau Valley

From the northern edge of the village of Reschen (1497 m), always follow the signs for "Etschquelle" and marker 2 through hilly meadowland on a wide path, partly level, partly slightly uphill northwards and finally, leaving the wide path to the right, on a good path through the forest eastwards, slightly uphill to the main source of the Etsch with the aforementioned resting benches (1550 m); from Reschen. approx. ½ hr. - The way back is on the described access path.


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