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James-Kwambai-Track

Running · Seiser Alm
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moderate
Distance 8.9 km
2:33 h
272 m
272 m

This medium-length, medium-difficulty route leads through beautiful forest trails on the east of the Seiser Alm.

 

Difficulty
moderate
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Landscape
Highest point
1,816 m
Lowest point
1,594 m
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Start

Coordinates:
DD
46.531270, 11.669787
DMS
46°31'52.6"N 11°40'11.2"E
UTM
32T 704736 5156541
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This gravel trail begins and ends in Saltria. The James-Kwambai-Track offers woodland running at its very best and leads you through beautiful, brightly-lit spruce woods. With a bit of luck you might even spot a capercaillie. This loop route is perfect for runners who want peace, quiet and the healthy mountain air.

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all notes on protected areas

Getting there

The road to the landscape conservation area Seiser Alm is closed to private traffic from 9.00am to 5.00pm. During this time you can get to the Seiser Alm by the Seiser Alm cable car from Seis or by bus from Kastelruth. You can descend from Compatsch at any time.

Coordinates

DD
46.531270, 11.669787
DMS
46°31'52.6"N 11°40'11.2"E
UTM
32T 704736 5156541
w3w 
///juiciest.cape.singed
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Equipment

Basic Equipment for Jogging

  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Comfortable running shoes
  • Trail running socks
  • Vest pack
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket and suitable legwear)
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • Sunglasses
  • Blister kit
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket)
  • Headlamp
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • 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
moderate
Distance
8.9 km
Duration
2:33 h
Ascent
272 m
Descent
272 m

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