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Hiking Trail Stage 10

55.10 Elm - Pigniu, ViaSuworow

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moderate
Distance 22.3 km
6:05 h
1,554 m
1,206 m
2,404 m
961 m

From Elm the ViaSuworow continues over the Panixer pass, which led to Suvorov's troops suffering disastrous losses in the snow. The route leads through the Jetzbachschlucht gorge up to the pass and then over alp Mer and alp Ranasca down to Pigniu.

 

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Author
Romedi Conradin
Update: February 06, 2017
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
2,404 m
Lowest point
961 m
Best time of year
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Track types

Asphalt 9.51%Dirt road 19.42%Forested/wild trail 12.69%Path 57.17%Road 1.34%
Asphalt
2.1 km
Dirt road
4.3 km
Forested/wild trail
2.8 km
Path
12.8 km
Road
0.3 km
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Tips and hints

  • surefootedness and a head for heights required
  • snowfields possible into summer months on high-level sections

Start

Elm (960 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'732'085E 1'198'208N
DD
46.921841, 9.172911
DMS
46°55'18.6"N 9°10'22.5"E
UTM
32T 513164 5196493
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Destination

Pigniu

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Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'732'085E 1'198'208N
DD
46.921841, 9.172911
DMS
46°55'18.6"N 9°10'22.5"E
UTM
32T 513164 5196493
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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
22.3 km
Duration
6:05 h
Ascent
1,554 m
Descent
1,206 m
Highest point
2,404 m
Lowest point
961 m
Multi-stage route Scenic Refreshment stops available

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