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  • Käse
    / Käse
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  • / Gailtaler Almkäse
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  • / Gailtaler Almkäse-Jause
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  • / Gailtaler Speck und Gailtaler Almkäse
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  • / Die Kühe genießen das Panorama
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  • / Kleinkordinalm mit Hochwipfel
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  • / Kühe auf der Alm
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  • / Gailtaler Almkäse mit Nüssen
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  • / Rattendorfer Alm
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  • / Rattendorfer Alm
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  • / Rattendorfer Alm
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  • / Im Käsekeller
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Experience the meeting of two cultures on a leisurely hike in the Carnic Alps. A mixture of traditional products from Carinthia and Carniola can be tasted. You can take your time, because there are also overnight accommodations
moderate
Distance 31.7 km
10:22 h
1,706 m
1,736 m
The Cheese Trail connects the alpine pastures Straniger Alm, Kleinkordin Alm and Rattendorfer Alm on the Carinthian side and the alpine pastures Cordin Grande, Valbertat alta, Valbertat bassa, Meledis, Casera Ramaz and Cason di Lanza on the other side of Carnia.It can also be ridden on horseback and mountain bikes.
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Update: May 04, 2021
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
2,014 m
Lowest point
603 m
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Rest Stop

Straniger Alm
Rattendorfer Alm

Safety information

Do not enter fenced grazing areas and observe warning notices!

Start

Rattendorfer Alm (632 m)
Coordinates:
DD
46.633156, 13.160110
DMS
46°37'59.4"N 13°09'36.4"E
UTM
33T 359168 5166043
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Destination

Rattendorf

Turn-by-turn directions

 The cross-border circular route can be reached from Carinthia either via Rattendorf (Rattendorfer Alm), via Stranig (Straniger Alm) or via Carnia via Paularo (Cason di Lanza).The individual stations are marked with information boards and the path is additionally marked with yellow markings.

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Arrival to Tröpolach by public transport possible!

www.nassfeld.at/mobilitaet

Getting there

By car to the Rattendorfer Alm

Parking

Parking on the Rattendorfer Alm

Coordinates

DD
46.633156, 13.160110
DMS
46°37'59.4"N 13°09'36.4"E
UTM
33T 359168 5166043
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

Basic Equipment for Hiking

  • Sturdy, comfortable and waterproof hiking boots or approach shoes
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Hiking socks  
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket and suitable legwear)
  • Sunglasses
  • Hiking poles
  • 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
  • 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
31.7 km
Duration
10:22 h
Ascent
1,706 m
Descent
1,736 m
Circular route Scenic Refreshment stops available Family-friendly

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