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To the Kraxentrager summit

Mountain tour · Eisacktal/Südtirol
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Map / To the Kraxentrager summit
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difficult
Distance 17.1 km
7:00 h
1,662 m
1,662 m
2,992 m
1,799 m
Start by the parking lot at the 4th turn on the forrestal road to the Pfitscherjoch joke. On the trail 4A over the Grieplalm pasture (no service) to the Landshuter Höhenweg trail (mark 3) and furtheron to the Europahütte mountain hut. By the hut following trail 3A along the Italian and Austrain border crest to the Kraxentrager summit (2999m). The last part is exposed, but fixe with a steel rope. Lunch possibility: Europahütte mountain hut
Difficulty
difficult
Technique
Stamina
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Landscape
Highest point
2,992 m
Lowest point
1,799 m
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Coordinates:
DD
46.987227, 11.645988
DMS
46°59'14.0"N 11°38'45.6"E
UTM
32T 701205 5207143
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Coordinates

DD
46.987227, 11.645988
DMS
46°59'14.0"N 11°38'45.6"E
UTM
32T 701205 5207143
w3w 
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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
17.1 km
Duration
7:00 h
Ascent
1,662 m
Descent
1,662 m
Highest point
2,992 m
Lowest point
1,799 m

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