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  • Der Planetenweg mit zugehöriger Sternwarte macht diese Bikerunde interessant.
    Der Planetenweg mit zugehöriger Sternwarte macht diese Bikerunde interessant.
    Photo: Hannes Riegler
Distance 26.7 km
3:18 h
834 m
833 m
1,377 m
801 m
Past planets.
"On the Planet Trail, leave Mars on the right and past Jupiter on the left behind the bend." What reads like a road book for cosmonauts is merely an orientation guide in the Rosengarten-Latemar area on the way to the observatory in Gummer.

This is where South Tyrol's only public observatory stands, named after the Tyrolean aviation pioneer Max Valier. The Planetary Path is intended to make it possible to experience the relationships in the solar system and runs thematically through the network of hiking trails between Gummer and Steinegg. Even if bikers cannot grasp the entire didactic scope due to their speed, it remains a very interesting tour. With the exception of two short pushing passages, varied trails and idyllic forest paths entice you. At the Wiedenhof snack station you can enjoy biker noodles! Tour description From Steinegg ➊ 830 m, 4 km on the Landesstrasse LS 132 to the crossroads ➋, turn right in the direction of the sports field, shortly before ➌ slightly downhill to the Kaserbild (beautiful chapel) ➌;At the junction ➎ turn left towards Gummer until you cross the LS 132 ➏ at 1290 m, slightly uphill and left into the driveway ➐ to the inn „Vajolet“ ➑, continue to the nänth farmstead ➒ 1380 m and turn


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