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Laion - Albions - Fraina - Laion

Hiking trail · Eisacktal/Südtirol
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Lajen
  • Center at Laion
    / Center at Laion
    Photo: Tourismusverein Lajen, Lajen
  • Albions
    / Albions
    Photo: Tourismusverein Lajen, Lajen
  • / Church at Fraina
    Photo: Tourismusverein Lajen, Lajen
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moderate
Distance 11.8 km
3:40 h
580 m
580 m
Cozy family hike from Laion through forests and meadows over Albions to Freins and back to Laion
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1,243 m
Lowest point
900 m

Start

Coordinates:
DD
46.609287, 11.564216
DMS
46°36'33.4"N 11°33'51.2"E
UTM
32T 696359 5164941
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Turn-by-turn directions

From Laion, the walk past the Cafe Am Platzl onto the Wasserbühl-Weg until you reach the junction where you take the path nr.5 direction Albion. After arriving in Albion, take route nr. 10 until you reach Fonteklaus. From Fontelklaus, continue along the same path until you reach Freins and later along path nr. 6 through forests and meadows back to Lajen.

Note


all notes on protected areas

Getting there

Coming from the north you will reach our region via Munich - Kufstein - Innsbruck - Brenner - Klausen (exit Chiusa / Val Gardena), the SS Val Gardena - at the roundabout in Novale/Ried-Lajen you turn to Lajen/Laion.  From here you are within a few minutes in your resort Lajen.

Parking: at the football field

Coordinates

DD
46.609287, 11.564216
DMS
46°36'33.4"N 11°33'51.2"E
UTM
32T 696359 5164941
w3w 
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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
11.8 km
Duration
3:40 h
Ascent
580 m
Descent
580 m

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