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Villnöss-Halslhütte im Aferertal

Winter hiking · Eisacktal/Südtirol
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  • Winterwanderung im Eisacktal/Südtirol: Villnöss-Halslhütte im Aferertal
    / Winterwanderung im Eisacktal/Südtirol: Villnöss-Halslhütte im Aferertal
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  • / Am Almboden
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  • / Die Halshütte neben der Langlaufloipe
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  • / die geschlossene Edelweiss Hütte neben der Langlaufloipe
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  • / Blick zwischen den tief verschneiten Bäumen auf die Geislergruppe
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  • / Tolles Winterpanorama auf die Geislergruppe
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  • / Auf dem Rückweg, nochmals kurz aufwärts
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  • / Verschneite Almhütten
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  • / Herrliche Blicke, im tiefen Winterwonderland
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  • / Geisler Panorama
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  • / Winterwonderland
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  • / Weit oberhalb der Halslhütte
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  • / Panoramablick
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  • / Im mittleren Atück überquert man den Afererbach
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  • / Die ersten Almen
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moderate
Distance 5.4 km
2:45 h
258 m
258 m

Author’s recommendation

Difficulty
moderate
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1,902 m
Lowest point
1,644 m
Best time of year
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Safety information

Start

Parkplatz Fistilböden (1,644 m)
Coordinates:
DD
46.664392, 11.748908
DMS
46°39'51.8"N 11°44'56.1"E
UTM
32T 710287 5171540
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Destination

Halsl Hütte

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Getting there

Parking

Coordinates

DD
46.664392, 11.748908
DMS
46°39'51.8"N 11°44'56.1"E
UTM
32T 710287 5171540
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

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Equipment

Basic Equipment for Winter Hiking

  • 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
  • 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 Winter Hiking

  • Hiking poles fitted with snow baskets
  • Trail ‘spike’ crampons at minimum and a basic ice axe are recommended when covering steeper terrain
  • 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
5.4 km
Duration
2:45 h
Ascent
258 m
Descent
258 m
Circular route Scenic Refreshment stops available Family-friendly Way cleared
1600 m 1800 m
Morning
1600 m 1800 m
Afternoon

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