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Summer hiking tour - Prato Piazza/Plätzwiese - Monte Specie/Strudelkopf

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closed
moderate
Distance 4.1 km
1:28 h
359 m
42 m
2,305 m
1,990 m
From the Prato Piazza/Plätzwiese alpine guesthouse to Rif. Vallandro/ Dürrensteinhütte and to the old Austrian Prato Piazza works. From there to Monte Specie/ Strudelkopf ridge and on easy terrain to the summit. Sign-post: No. 37, from Rif. Vallandro/Dürrensteinhütte No.34
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
2,305 m
Lowest point
1,990 m

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Coordinates:
DD
46.653790, 12.179011
DMS
46°39'13.6"N 12°10'44.4"E
UTM
33T 284156 5170557
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Getting there

Valley entrance Braies – road junction to Prato Piazza – continue until Ponticello. From Ponticello until Prato Piazza there is a traffic regulation from June until October (drive up is possible until 10.00 am and after 16 pm) – max. 100 cars. Bus service available.

Coordinates

DD
46.653790, 12.179011
DMS
46°39'13.6"N 12°10'44.4"E
UTM
33T 284156 5170557
w3w 
///imperialism.ajar.electricity
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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
  • Kit para bolhas
  • 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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Daniele Ferrari
August 22, 2017 · Community
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closed
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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
4.1 km
Duration
1:28 h
Ascent
359 m
Descent
42 m
Highest point
2,305 m
Lowest point
1,990 m

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