Cross-country skiing

Pista Fornas - sci di fondo (facile - notturna)

Cross-country skiing · Switzerland
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Fornas is an easy cross-country ski slope, which measures 1.9 km. It's also illuminated on Monday, Wednesday and Friday evenings as well as daily during Christmas and Carnival holiday.
Distance 1.6 km
0:39 h
61 m
61 m
1,679 m
1,627 m
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Author
Christian Vigne
Update: January 21, 2021
Highest point
1,679 m
Lowest point
1,627 m

Start

Parcheggio Fornas (1,635 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'735'174E 1'146'217N
DD
46.453651, 9.198157
DMS
46°27'13.1"N 9°11'53.4"E
UTM
32T 515217 5144472
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Destination

Parcheggio Fornas

Note


all notes on protected areas

Parking

Parking Fornas available (located within spitting distance from the cross-country ski slope).

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'735'174E 1'146'217N
DD
46.453651, 9.198157
DMS
46°27'13.1"N 9°11'53.4"E
UTM
32T 515217 5144472
w3w 
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Equipment

Basic Equipment for Cross-Country Skiing

  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Lightweight rain and windproof ski jacket
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket and suitable legwear)
  • Lip protection (SPF 30+)
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • Sunglasses
  • Cross-country skiing gloves
  • Neckwear
  • moisture wicking skull / knit cap

Technical Equipment for Cross-Country Skiing

  • Cross-country skis
  • Cross-country ski bindings
  • Cross-country boots
  • Cross-country poles
  • Waxes if required
  • 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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Distance
1.6 km
Duration
0:39 h
Ascent
61 m
Descent
61 m
Highest point
1,679 m
Lowest point
1,627 m

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