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Hiking trail

From St. Jakob to the Europahütte

Hiking trail · Eisacktal/Südtirol
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  • Landshuter Höhenweg
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Map / From St. Jakob to the Europahütte
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moderate
Distance 14 km
6:00 h
1,379 m
1,379 m
2,693 m
1,441 m
Start by the parking lot in St. Jakob in direction village centre, passing by the parrish church and afterwards on the right side. Behind the Rainhof farm turn left on trail 3B along the stream and on a steep trail through the wood to the Beilsteinalm mountain hut. Furtheron along the pastures to the Landshuter Höhenweg trail (mark 3) and on the left to the Europahütte (2693m). Lunch possibilities: Europahütte, Restaurant Hofer, Restaurant Neuwirt
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
2,693 m
Lowest point
1,441 m
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Coordinates:
DD
46.967578, 11.602281
DMS
46°58'03.3"N 11°36'08.2"E
UTM
32T 697955 5204848
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Coordinates

DD
46.967578, 11.602281
DMS
46°58'03.3"N 11°36'08.2"E
UTM
32T 697955 5204848
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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
  • Kit para bolhas
  • 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
14 km
Duration
6:00 h
Ascent
1,379 m
Descent
1,379 m
Highest point
2,693 m
Lowest point
1,441 m

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