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viaCapricorn overall tour (3 stages)

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viaCapricorn, SchweizMobil Nr. 693. 
difficult
Distance 50.1 km
17:41 h
3,070 m
3,070 m
2,661 m
1,286 m
viaCapricorn is a mountain hike that leads through the natural habitat of the Alpine ibex. Per stage, experienced mountaineers need to plan around 8 to 9 hours.
Difficulty
difficult
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
2,661 m
Lowest point
1,286 m
Best time of year
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Track types

Forested/wild trail 22.45%Path 56.14%Road 20.88%Unknown 0.51%
Forested/wild trail
11.3 km
Path
28.1 km
Road
10.5 km
Unknown
0.3 km
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Rest stops

Capricorns hotel restaurant
Beverin mountain inn
Gasthaus Rathaus
Bergrestaurant Turrahus

Safety information

Tips and hints

Start

Wergenstein, Bushaltestelle Dorf (1,487 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'750'811E 1'165'830N
DD
46.626687, 9.408026
DMS
46°37'36.1"N 9°24'28.9"E
UTM
32T 531235 5163761
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Destination

Wergenstein, Bushaltestelle Dorf

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Note

Wildlife refuge Bäch: December 20 - April 30
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Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'750'811E 1'165'830N
DD
46.626687, 9.408026
DMS
46°37'36.1"N 9°24'28.9"E
UTM
32T 531235 5163761
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Questions and answers

Question from Marcel Egloff · August 01, 2020 · Community
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Answered by Roman Eugster  · August 03, 2020 · Viamala Tourismus

Rating

5.0
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Marco Zurbriggen 
July 07, 2022 · Community
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When did you do this route? July 05, 2022

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Difficulty
difficult
Distance
50.1 km
Duration
17:41 h
Ascent
3,070 m
Descent
3,070 m
Highest point
2,661 m
Lowest point
1,286 m
Public-transport-friendly Multi-stage route Scenic Refreshment stops available Flora and fauna Healthy climate

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  • 3 Stages
Hiking trail · Viamala
Via Capricorn - 1st stage
recommended route Difficulty difficult Stage 1
Distance 18.9 km
Duration 7:00 h
Ascent 1,396 m
Descent 1,035 m

Via Capricorn - 1st stage

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Hiking trail · Viamala
Via Capricorn - 2nd stage
recommended route Difficulty moderate Stage 2
Distance 15 km
Duration 5:00 h
Ascent 583 m
Descent 737 m

Via Capricorn - 2nd stage

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Hiking trail · Viamala
Via Capricorn - 3rd stage
recommended route Difficulty difficult Stage 3
Distance 16.9 km
Duration 6:00 h
Ascent 1,023 m
Descent 1,230 m

Via Capricorn - 3rd stage

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