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Hiking trail

Hike along the Fischerwaal Canal

Hiking trail · Vinschgau
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  • Fischerwaal at Cengles
    / Fischerwaal at Cengles
    Photo: Tourismusverein Schlanders-Laas/Christine Tappeiner, Schlanders-Laas im Nationalpark Stilfserjoch
  • / Fischerwaal
    Photo: Tourismusverein Schlanders-Laas, Schlanders-Laas im Nationalpark Stilfserjoch
  • / Fischerwaal
    Photo: Tourismusverein Schlanders-Laas, Schlanders-Laas im Nationalpark Stilfserjoch
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easy
Distance 0.8 km
0:23 h
114 m
27 m

The irrigation channel is shady in the middle of the Stelvio National Park. The “Waalschelle”, which is fixed to a larch above the irrigation channel, can be heard from afar.

Duration: 30 min
Cumulative elevation gain: 100 m

Difficulty
easy
Technique
Stamina
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Landscape
Highest point
1,309 m
Lowest point
1,209 m
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Start

Coordinates:
DD
46.606936, 10.630627
DMS
46°36'25.0"N 10°37'50.3"E
UTM
32T 624874 5162777
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Turn-by-turn directions

Above Cengles after the curve of the farm Türk-Hof to the junction no. 6 and to the begin of the Fischerwaal.

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all notes on protected areas

Getting there

From Reschen or Meran to Tschengls.

Coordinates

DD
46.606936, 10.630627
DMS
46°36'25.0"N 10°37'50.3"E
UTM
32T 624874 5162777
w3w 
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Equipment

Basic Equipment for Hiking

  • Sturdy, comfortable and waterproof hiking boots or approach shoes
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Hiking socks  
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket and suitable legwear)
  • Sunglasses
  • Hiking poles
  • 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
  • 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
0.8 km
Duration
0:23 h
Ascent
114 m
Descent
27 m
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