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Rieserferner-Durchquerung - Etappe 1: Antholz - Rieserfernerhütte

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  • Beim kleinen Kirchlein von Sankt Josef (San Giuseppe) startet der Weg aus dem Antholzer Tal zur Rieserfernerhütte.
    / Beim kleinen Kirchlein von Sankt Josef (San Giuseppe) startet der Weg aus dem Antholzer Tal zur Rieserfernerhütte.
    Photo: Andi Dick, alpenvereinaktiv.com
  • / An der Schwörzalm kann man Energie nachtanken und übers Antholzer Tal in die Dolomiten schauen.
    Photo: Andi Dick, alpenvereinaktiv.com
  • / Bald hinter der Schwörzalm beginnt die Wildnis der Rieserfernergruppe.
    Photo: Andi Dick, alpenvereinaktiv.com
  • / Aufstieg zur Rieserfernerhütte durch blühende Wiesen unter den Felswänden des Magerstein.
    Photo: Andi Dick, alpenvereinaktiv.com
  • / Der Osthang zur Rieserfernerhütte fängt früh die Morgensonne - Schwitzen und Trinken sind angesagt.
    Photo: Andi Dick, alpenvereinaktiv.com
  • / Eine Felsbarriere unterhalb der Rieserfernerhütte wird auf luftig angelegten Treppenstufen überwunden.
    Photo: Andi Dick, alpenvereinaktiv.com
  • / Nach einem schneereichen Winter sind die Schmelzwassertümpel unter der Hütte noch mit Schneeresten bedeckt.
    Photo: Andi Dick, alpenvereinaktiv.com
  • / offizielle Parkplätze für die Rieserfernerhütte
    Photo: Tourist Info Antholzertal, Tourist Info Antholzertal
m 3000 2500 2000 1500 1000 5 4 3 2 1 km Schwörzalm
moderate
Distance 5.9 km
3:30 h
1,400 m
20 m

Author’s recommendation

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Redaktion DAV-Panorama
Update: August 05, 2016
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
Rieserfernerhütte, 2,798 m
Lowest point
Kapelle St. Josef / San Giuseppe, 1,418 m
Best time of year
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Cardinal direction
NESW

Tips and hints

Start

Antholz-Obertal, St. Josef / San Giuseppe (1418 m) (1,414 m)
Coordinates:
DD
46.875049, 12.126170
DMS
46°52'30.2"N 12°07'34.2"E
UTM
33T 281012 5195289
w3w 
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Destination

Rieserfernerhütte (2798 m)

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Public transport

Getting there

Parking

Coordinates

DD
46.875049, 12.126170
DMS
46°52'30.2"N 12°07'34.2"E
UTM
33T 281012 5195289
w3w 
///ordain.wartime.airing
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Author’s map recommendations

Tabacco Blatt 035 Ahrntal, Rieserfernergruppe (1:25.000)

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Equipment

Basic Equipment for Mountain Hikes

  • 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
  • Bivy / survival bag  
  • Survival blanket
  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • Emergency contact details
  • ID

Technical Equipment for Mountain Hikes

  • Climbing helmet as required
  • 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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Rating

5.0
(2)
Daniel Abril
August 29, 2018 · Community
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When did you do this route? August 23, 2018

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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
5.9 km
Duration
3:30 h
Ascent
1,400 m
Descent
20 m
Multi-stage route Scenic Refreshment stops available

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