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Hiking Trail Stage 9

55.09 Glarus - Elm, ViaSuworow

Hiking Trail · Switzerland
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    Photo: Romedi Conradin, Graubünden Ferien - normierte Touren
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moderate
Distance 21.1 km
6:30 h
614 m
123 m
965 m
472 m
With the French in pursuit, Suvorov's troops marched southwards in snowfall towards Elm. The easy hike leads to Schwanden alongside the river Linth and then partly above, partly along, the river Sernf via Engi and Matt to Elm.
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Author
Romedi Conradin
Update: February 06, 2017
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
965 m
Lowest point
472 m
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Informationsstelle:

Surselva Tourismus AG 
Meierhof 26 / Postfach 50 
CH-7134 Obersaxen-Meierhof 
Tel. +41 (0)81 920 11 00 
Fax +41 (0)81 920 11 01 
info@surselva.info
http://www.surselva.info

Start

Glarus (471 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'724'008E 1'211'068N
DD
47.039049, 9.070402
DMS
47°02'20.6"N 9°04'13.4"E
UTM
32T 505348 5209505
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Destination

Elm

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all notes on protected areas

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'724'008E 1'211'068N
DD
47.039049, 9.070402
DMS
47°02'20.6"N 9°04'13.4"E
UTM
32T 505348 5209505
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
  • 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
21.1 km
Duration
6:30 h
Ascent
614 m
Descent
123 m
Highest point
965 m
Lowest point
472 m
Multi-stage route Scenic Refreshment stops available

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