Theme trail recommended route

Explorer tour

Theme trail · Parc Ela
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Explorer tour
moderate
Distance 12.1 km
5:30 h
528 m
992 m
Traces of the past are to be discovered on the Parc Ela walk from continent into the ocean. There are old cart tracks to be seen in the rocks, souvenirs from the sea and the imposing heaven's gate.

Author’s recommendation

Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
2,714 m
Lowest point
1,764 m
Best time of year
Jan
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Start

Julier Hospiz / La Veduta (2,232 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'775'046E 1'149'107N
DD
46.470408, 9.717990
DMS
46°28'13.5"N 9°43'04.8"E
UTM
32T 555122 5146565
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Destination

Bivio

Turn-by-turn directions

Julierpass/La Veduta 2205 m. - Val d'Agnel 2537 m. - Fuorcla digl Leget 2696 m. - Val Natons 2227 m. - Alp Natons 1963 m. - Bivio 1769 m.

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Postauto bis La Veduta: www.sbb.ch

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'775'046E 1'149'107N
DD
46.470408, 9.717990
DMS
46°28'13.5"N 9°43'04.8"E
UTM
32T 555122 5146565
w3w 
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Author’s map recommendations

Parc Ela Wanderkarte 1:50'000

Equipment

Basic Equipment for Nature Trails

  • Sturdy, comfortable and preferably waterproof footwear
  • Comfortable clothing
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket)
  • Sunglasses
  • Hiking poles
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Umbrella
  • 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
12.1 km
Duration
5:30 h
Ascent
528 m
Descent
992 m
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