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Lake walking tour (Franzosensteig)

Hiking trail · Kronplatz
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  • Lake Antholz
    / Lake Antholz
    Photo: Roter Rucksack, Tourismusverein Antholzertal
  • Antholzersee / Lago di Anterselva
    / Antholzersee / Lago di Anterselva
    Photo: Manuel Kottersteger, Tourismusverein Antholzertal
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moderate
Distance 16.3 km
5:00 h
727 m
727 m

From Antholz Mittertal (sports area) > in direction Eggerhöfe > before the farm turn right > path 11 > Lake Antholz > circular path around the Lake Antholz > back on path n. 1 on the left of the main road to Antholz Mittertal.

From Antholz Niedertal> mark 6/11 to the Pfaffingerhof and Wiesemannhof > continue on path n. 11 (Franzosensteig) > continue as described above.

Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1,702 m
Lowest point
1,236 m
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Start

Coordinates:
DD
46.859373, 12.099811
DMS
46°51'33.7"N 12°05'59.3"E
UTM
33T 278939 5193621
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Turn-by-turn directions

From Antholz Mittertal we hike to the farm Eggerhöfe. We follow the path no. 11 to the Antholzersee / Lago di Anterselva Lake. We walk around the Lake and go back along the path no. 1 (right side of the valley) to Antholz Mittertal.

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all notes on protected areas

Getting there

Arrival by public transport

from train station Valdaora:

  • by bus 431 to the bus stop Anterselva di Mezzo/center

>See here for the bus & train timetable

Coordinates

DD
46.859373, 12.099811
DMS
46°51'33.7"N 12°05'59.3"E
UTM
33T 278939 5193621
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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
moderate
Distance
16.3 km
Duration
5:00 h
Ascent
727 m
Descent
727 m

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