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Pfattenspitz (2432 m)

Snowshoeing · Südtirols Süden
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Map / Pfattenspitz (2432 m)
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moderate
Distance 8.7 km
4:45 h
915 m
915 m
2,432 m
1,541 m
Difficulty
moderate
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
Pfattenspitz, 2,432 m
Lowest point
Durnholz, 1,541 m
Cardinal direction
NESW

Safety information

Tips and hints

Start

Durnholz (1,565 m)
Coordinates:
DD
46.739094, 11.438222
DMS
46°44'20.7"N 11°26'17.6"E
UTM
32T 686264 5179058
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Destination

Durnholz

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all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

Getting there

Parking

Coordinates

DD
46.739094, 11.438222
DMS
46°44'20.7"N 11°26'17.6"E
UTM
32T 686264 5179058
w3w 
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Book recommendation by the author

Kössler, Ulrich, Skitouren Sarntaler Alpen und westliche Dolomiten, Bozen, 2014, S.70f.

Author’s map recommendations

Tabacco Nr. 040 (Sarntaler Alpen)

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Equipment

Basic Equipment for Snow Shoe Walking

  • Sturdy, comfortable and waterproof hiking boots appropriate for winter use (B1+ recommended)
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Long, warm technical socks plus liners and spares
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Water- and windproof mountaineering jacket and trousers with ankle adjustment or separate gaiters
  • Lip protection (SPF 30+)
  • Water- and windproof gloves plus thin fleece inner gloves
  • Neckwear
  • moisture wicking skull / knit cap
  • Sunglasses
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • First aid kit
  • Kit para bolhas
  • Bivy / survival bag  
  • Survival blanket
  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • Emergency contact details
  • ID

Technical Equipment for Snow Shoe Walking

  • Hiking poles fitted with snow baskets
  • Snowshoes  
  • 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
8.7 km
Duration
4:45 h
Ascent
915 m
Descent
915 m
Highest point
2,432 m
Lowest point
1,541 m
Public-transport-friendly Out and back Scenic Summit route Clear area Forest
1600 m 1800 m
Morning
1600 m 1800 m
Afternoon

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