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Via Ferrata recommended route

Alpinisteig über Elferscharte (ohne Sentinellascharte) - A/B

Via Ferrata · Hochpustertal
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Distance 16.8 km
9:10 h
1,140 m
1,702 m
Difficulty
A/B difficult
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
2,648 m
Lowest point
1,356 m
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Safety information

Start

Rotwandbahn Sexten (1,918 m)
Coordinates:
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DMS
UTM
w3w 

Destination

Talschlusshütte

Note


all notes on protected areas

Coordinates

DD
DMS
UTM
w3w 
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

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Equipment

Basic Equipment for Via Ferratas

  • Sturdy, comfortable and waterproof hiking boots or approach shoes
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Hiking socks  
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket and suitable legwear)
  • Sunglasses
  • Hiking poles
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • First aid kit
  • Blister 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 Via Ferratas

  • Via ferrata set
  • Climbing harness
  • Climbing helmet
  • Via ferrata or hard-wearing safety gloves
  • Positioning lanyard / personal anchor system with screwgate carabiners for resting
  • Via ferrata belay kit if required (when accompanying beginners and / or children)
  • 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
A/B difficult
Distance
16.8 km
Duration
9:10 h
Ascent
1,140 m
Descent
1,702 m
Circular route Scenic Refreshment stops available Cultural/historical interest Geological highlights Cableway ascent/descent Insider tip

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