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Mountain Tour to the Klockerkarkopf

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Map / Mountain Tour to the Klockerkarkopf
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difficult
Distance 22 km
7:57 h
1,888 m
1,888 m
2,892 m
1,594 m

THE KLOCKERKARKOPF SUMMIT EXPERIENCE

Excursion to the presumably northernmost point of Italy. 

This hike requires sure footedness and physical fitness. You need also to bring good equipment, a rain shieldand a hat. 

 

Difficulty
difficult
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
2,892 m
Lowest point
1,594 m
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Start

Coordinates:
DD
47.050148, 12.127825
DMS
47°03'00.5"N 12°07'40.2"E
UTM
33T 281851 5214740
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Turn-by-turn directions

Starting from the public car park Casere-Kasern, we will ascend on trail nr. 13 passing the Kehrer- and Lahner Alm huts, heading towards the Birnlückenhütte refuge (2,441 m); along trail nr. 13 (Lausitzer trail) until we will finally climb the peak of the Klockerkarkopf (2,912 m). The descend will again be on the Lausitzer trail, passing the former Neugersdorferhütte refuge (2,560 m) and the Tauernweg to the point of departure.

Note


all notes on protected areas

Getting there

Brunico-Bruneck - Casere-Kasern 40 km

Coordinates

DD
47.050148, 12.127825
DMS
47°03'00.5"N 12°07'40.2"E
UTM
33T 281851 5214740
w3w 
///atomic.idly.groom
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

Basic Equipment for Mountain Hikes

  • 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
  • Bivy / survival bag  
  • Survival blanket
  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • Emergency contact details
  • ID

Technical Equipment for Mountain Hikes

  • Climbing helmet as 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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Difficulty
difficult
Distance
22 km
Duration
7:57 h
Ascent
1,888 m
Descent
1,888 m
Highest point
2,892 m
Lowest point
1,594 m

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