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AX_BODENSEE - OSSIACHER SEE

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Map / AX_BODENSEE - OSSIACHER SEE
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Distance 915.9 km
197:36 h
32,497 m
33,711 m
3,123 m
241 m
Difficulty
difficult
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
Madritsch Joch, 3,123 m
Lowest point
Bozen, 241 m
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Start

Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'776'165E 1'267'549N
DD
47.535031, 9.778543
DMS
47°32'06.1"N 9°46'42.8"E
UTM
32T 558595 5264916
w3w 
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Note

Wildlife protection area Gschlief: November 01 - April 30
all notes on protected areas

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'776'165E 1'267'549N
DD
47.535031, 9.778543
DMS
47°32'06.1"N 9°46'42.8"E
UTM
32T 558595 5264916
w3w 
///routs.practically.sidewalk
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Equipment

Basic Equipment for Long-Distance Mountain Biking

  • Cycling helmet
  • Cycling gloves
  • Sturdy, comfortable and preferably waterproof footwear
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket)
  • Sunglasses
  • 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 Long Distance Mountain Biking

  • Air pump or CO2 pump including cartridges
  • Puncture repair kit
  • Replacement inner tube
  • Tire levers
  • Chain tool
  • Hex keys
  • Spoke wrench
  • Zip ties
  • Lubricant
  • Screwdrivers
  • Phone / device holder as required  
  • Bike lock as required
  • Where applicable, the bike must meet requirements for road use by having a bell, front and rear lamps and spoke reflectors
  • Luggage system as required for length of journey: panniers with racks
  • Handlebar / frame / saddle bags   
  • Mudguards recommended

longDistanceMountainBikingCamping

  • Tent (3- or 4-season)
  • Stove (including fuel and utensils)
  • Sleeping mat. Sleeping bag with suitable temperature rating.
  • Food
  • Toiletries and medication
  • Toilet paper

Things to Bring if Staying in a Mountain Hut

  • Toiletries and medication
  • Quick-drying towel  
  • Ear plugs
  • Sleeping bag liner
  • Sleepwear
  • Alpine club membership card if applicable / ID
  • Coronavirus mask and hand sanitizer
  • 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
915.9 km
Duration
197:36 h
Ascent
32,497 m
Descent
33,711 m
Highest point
3,123 m
Lowest point
241 m
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