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Gipfelstürmer mit Penser Joch und Jaufenpass

Road biking · Meraner Land
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  • Meran
    / Meran
    Photo: von Southtyrolean (Flickr) [CC-BY-2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
  • / Apfelplantagen im Etschtal
    Photo: Robert Busch, Outdooractive Editors
  • / Sarntal, Heart of South Tyrol
    Photo: Tourismusverein Sarntal/Eduard Weger, Sarntal
  • / Im Sarntal geht es nur leicht bergan
    Photo: Robert Busch, Outdooractive Editors
  • / Blick zurück
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  • / Die Steigung im oberen Teil nimmt zu, nicht selten über 10%
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  • / Bergpanorama am Penser Joch
    Photo: Robert Busch, Outdooractive Editors
  • / Passschild am Penserjoch (passo Pennes)
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  • / Im unteren Teil des Jaufenpasses schütz und der Wald gut vor der knallenden Sonne
    Photo: Robert Busch, Outdooractive Editors
  • / Blick in nördliche Richtung
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  • / Passschild am Jaufenpass (passo Giovo)
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  • / Blick ins Passeier
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m 3000 2500 2000 1500 1000 500 140 120 100 80 60 40 20 km Tourismusverein Sarntal Penser Joch Alpenrosenhof Jaufenpass Sterzing Bahnhof Meran Bozen
difficult
Distance 148.9 km
7:30 h
3,300 m
3,300 m

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Author
Robert Busch
Update: December 20, 2018
Difficulty
difficult
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
Penser Joch, 2,211 m
Lowest point
Bozen, 242 m
Best time of year
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Rest Stop

Alpenrosenhof

Safety information

Tips and hints

Start

Bahnhof Meran (301 m)
Coordinates:
DD
46.673100, 11.149864
DMS
46°40'23.2"N 11°08'59.5"E
UTM
32T 664436 5171082
w3w 
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Destination

Bahnhof Meran

Turn-by-turn directions

Note


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Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

Getting there

Parking

Coordinates

DD
46.673100, 11.149864
DMS
46°40'23.2"N 11°08'59.5"E
UTM
32T 664436 5171082
w3w 
///coached.molars.deaf
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

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Equipment

Basic Equipment for Road Cycling

  • Cycling helmet
  • Cycling gloves
  • Cycling shoes
  • Padded shorts and jersey
  • Sunglasses

roadCyclingTechnical

  • Water bottle and cage
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • Air pump or CO2 pump including cartridges
  • Puncture repair kit
  • Where applicable, the bike must meet requirements for road use by having a bell, front and rear lamps and spoke reflectors
  • 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
148.9 km
Duration
7:30 h
Ascent
3,300 m
Descent
3,300 m
Public-transport-friendly Circular route Scenic Refreshment stops available Geological highlights Botanical highlights

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