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Winter track: "Wurzelweg"

Winter hiking · Hochpustertal
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    Photo: H.Wisthaler TV Sexten, Sesto
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easy
Distance 6 km
3:00 h
300 m
300 m
1,636 m
1,336 m
From Moos/Moso - Circular track Sexten/Sesto - Ristoro Pollaio/Hennstall hut - Caravan Park Sesto/Sexten - Passo Monte Croce/Kreuzbergpass (1,5 h, Nr. 1, 13a)
Difficulty
easy
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1,636 m
Lowest point
1,336 m
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Coordinates:
DD
46.689830, 12.366566
DMS
46°41'23.4"N 12°21'59.6"E
UTM
33T 298639 5174065
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Getting there

"Wurzelweg" Winter

Coordinates

DD
46.689830, 12.366566
DMS
46°41'23.4"N 12°21'59.6"E
UTM
33T 298639 5174065
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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
  • 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 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
easy
Distance
6 km
Duration
3:00 h
Ascent
300 m
Descent
300 m
Highest point
1,636 m
Lowest point
1,336 m
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Morning
1600 m 1800 m
Afternoon

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