Snowshoeing

Rossa - Camminata rigenerante con racchette

Snowshoeing · Switzerland
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    Photo: Christian Vigne, Ente Turistico Regionale del Moesano
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    Photo: Christian Vigne, Ente Turistico Regionale del Moesano San Bernardino, Mesolcina, Calanca
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La camminata che attraversa i magnifici paesaggi dell'alta val Calanca è praticabile anche con le ciaspole. 
Distance 7.4 km
2:35 h
166 m
166 m
1,106 m
998 m
Partendo da Rossa, si scende lungo il fiume della Calancasca fino al piccolo villaggio di Santa Domenica. Da qui si torna al punto di partenza seguendo il sentiero che porterà attraverso il paesino di Augio.
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Author
Christian Vigne
Update: February 16, 2021
Highest point
1,106 m
Lowest point
998 m

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Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'729'732E 1'137'323N
DD
46.374739, 9.124855
DMS
46°22'29.1"N 9°07'29.5"E
UTM
32T 509602 5135692
w3w 

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Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'729'732E 1'137'323N
DD
46.374739, 9.124855
DMS
46°22'29.1"N 9°07'29.5"E
UTM
32T 509602 5135692
w3w 
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Equipment

Basic Equipment for Snow Shoe Walking

  • 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 Snow Shoe Walking

  • Hiking poles fitted with snow baskets
  • Snowshoes  
  • 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
7.4 km
Duration
2:35 h
Ascent
166 m
Descent
166 m
Highest point
1,106 m
Lowest point
998 m

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