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Schneeschuhwanderung in das Knappengebiet

Snowshoeing · Stubai Alps
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  • Vollmond überm Timmelsjoch
    / Vollmond überm Timmelsjoch
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  • / Abzweigung zur oberen Gostalm
    Photo: OLAV LUTZ, AV-alpenvereinaktiv.com
  • / hinauf zur oberen Gostalm
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  • / auch eine umgefallene Lärche ist für uns kein Hindernis
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easy
Distance 6.3 km
2:39 h
339 m
339 m
2,038 m
1,699 m

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Author
OLAV LUTZ 
Update: September 08, 2018
Difficulty
easy
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
Hang über der oberen Gostalm, 2,038 m
Lowest point
Bad Schönau, 1,699 m
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Safety information

Start

Gasthaus Schönau (1,719 m)
Coordinates:
DD
46.888161, 11.137997
DMS
46°53'17.4"N 11°08'16.8"E
UTM
32T 662878 5194955
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Destination

Gasthaus Schönau

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Public transport

Getting there

Parking

Coordinates

DD
46.888161, 11.137997
DMS
46°53'17.4"N 11°08'16.8"E
UTM
32T 662878 5194955
w3w 
///fiasco.export.inseparable
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Author’s map recommendations

Meran / Merano 1 : 25 000 (KOMPASS-Wanderkarten, Band 53)

Tabacco-Karte 039, Passeiertal

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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
easy
Distance
6.3 km
Duration
2:39 h
Ascent
339 m
Descent
339 m
Highest point
2,038 m
Lowest point
1,699 m
Circular route Refreshment stops available
1600 m 1800 m
Morning
1600 m 1800 m
Afternoon

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