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Sarner Weißhorn (2.705m) über Westgrat

Mountain tour · Sarntal Alps
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  • Drahtseilversicherte Passage im Aufstieg zum Wannser Joch
    / Drahtseilversicherte Passage im Aufstieg zum Wannser Joch
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  • / Neugierige Begleiter
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  • / Unsere Ziele, Ötschspitze und Sarner Weisshorn werden sichtbar
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  • / Am Wannser Joch, im Hintergrund die Ötschspitze
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  • / Blick gegen Süden
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  • / Ötschspitz
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  • / Blick gegen Weisshorn mit Verbindungsgrad
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  • / Blick hinunter ins Oberbergtal
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  • / Weisshorn mit Westgrat
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  • / Am Westgrat
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  • /
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  • / Am Gipfel des Weisshorns
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  • /
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  • / Mit weiten Aussichten
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  • / auf die umliegenden Berge
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  • /
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  • /
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  • / Im Abstieg auf dem Normalweg
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  • / Oberhalb des Gerölljochs
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  • / Es wird Abend....
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  • / und die Nacht legt sich übers Oberbergtal
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difficult
Distance 14.7 km
8:30 h
1,585 m
1,585 m

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Author
Eduard Gruber 
Update: August 26, 2020
Difficulty
difficult
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Risk potential
Highest point
Sarner Weisshorn, 2,705 m
Lowest point
Zufahrt Wink Höfe, 1,395 m
Best time of year
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Cardinal direction
NESW

Safety information

Start

Weissenbach (1,395 m)
Coordinates:
DD
46.775287, 11.362912
DMS
46°46'31.0"N 11°21'46.5"E
UTM
32T 680390 5182904
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Destination

Weissenbach

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Public-transport-friendly

Getting there

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Coordinates

DD
46.775287, 11.362912
DMS
46°46'31.0"N 11°21'46.5"E
UTM
32T 680390 5182904
w3w 
///symmetries.wholesome.starting
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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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Difficulty
difficult
Distance
14.7 km
Duration
8:30 h
Ascent
1,585 m
Descent
1,585 m
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