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Transalp Bodensee - Gardasee

MTB Transalp · Bodensee
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  • Aufstieg zur Biberacher Hütte
    / Aufstieg zur Biberacher Hütte
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  • Auenfeldjet
    / Auenfeldjet
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  • / Flexenpass
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  • / Kurz vor der Heilbronner Hütte
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  • / Verwalltal
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  • / Fimberpass
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  • / Fimberpass
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  • / Fimberpass
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  • / Val d' Uina
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  • / Val d' Uina
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  • / Alte Pforzheimer Hütte
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  • / Bormio
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  • / Goldseetrail ist nur zwischen 9-16 Uhr Geöffnet
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  • / Blick auf den Ortler
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  • / Goldseetrail
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Distance 503.7 km
68:40 h
12,035 m
12,311 m
2,856 m
66 m
Difficulty
difficult
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
2,856 m
Lowest point
66 m
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Start

Friedrichshafen (401 m)
Coordinates:
DD
47.653323, 9.473878
DMS
47°39'12.0"N 9°28'26.0"E
UTM
32T 535585 5277878
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Destination

Torbole

Note

Wildlife refuge Panas-ch: December 20 - April 20
all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

Coordinates

DD
47.653323, 9.473878
DMS
47°39'12.0"N 9°28'26.0"E
UTM
32T 535585 5277878
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

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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.

Questions and answers

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Difficulty
difficult
Distance
503.7 km
Duration
68:40 h
Ascent
12,035 m
Descent
12,311 m
Highest point
2,856 m
Lowest point
66 m
Public-transport-friendly Scenic Refreshment stops available Singletrail/Free ride

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