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Seetal: Orchard Tour

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Seetal Tourismus
  • Baldeggersee
    / Baldeggersee
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  • / Bluescht im Seetal
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  • / Hochstammbäume im Seetal
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  • / Hochstammbäume im Frühling, Blick vom Eichberg Seengen
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  • / Hochstammbäume
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Open
moderate
Distance 58.2 km
4:18 h
636 m
640 m
753 m
396 m

This tour leads you past traditional orchards in Gelfingen via Richensee up to Herlisberg. The route then follows the range of hills via Römerswil to Rain. From Rain you follow the Heart Route to Hünenberg. You continue via Sins to Abtwil and return to Gelfingen via Hochdorf.

 

Also see

Seetaltourismus
Kronenplatz 24
CH-5600 Lenzburg
Tel: +41 (0)62 886 45 46
Fax: +41 (0)62 886 45 35
E-Mail: seetaltourismus@lenzburg.ch
Internet: www.seetaltourismus.ch

Author’s recommendation

Probieren Sie die regionalen Produkte der Hochstamm Produkte GmbH: www.hochstamm.ch

Die Tour ist im Frühling während der «Bluescht» (Blütezeit) besonders schön!

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Seetal Tourismus
Update: May 27, 2021
Difficulty
moderate
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
753 m
Lowest point
396 m
Best time of year
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Tips and hints

Seetal Tourismus
Kronenplatz 24
5600 Lenzburg
+41 (0)41 920 45 29
info@seetaltourismus.ch  
www.seetaltourismus.ch

Start

Gelfingen (468 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'661'550E 1'230'400N
DD
47.221666, 8.251267
DMS
47°13'18.0"N 8°15'04.6"E
UTM
32T 443313 5230069
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Destination

Gelfingen

Turn-by-turn directions

Gelfingen - Richensee - Herlisberg - Römerswil - Traselingen - Rain - Urswil - Eschenbach - Dietwil - Hünenberg - Sins - Abtwil - Ottenhusen - Hochdorf - Nunwil - Retschwil - Richensee - Gelfingen

 

Follow the waymarking of SwitzerlandMobility routes 56, 84, 94

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

With S9 from Lucerne or Lenzburg to Gelfingen.

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'661'550E 1'230'400N
DD
47.221666, 8.251267
DMS
47°13'18.0"N 8°15'04.6"E
UTM
32T 443313 5230069
w3w 
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

Basic Equipment for Bike Riding

  • Cycling helmet
  • Cycling gloves
  • Sturdy, comfortable and preferably waterproof footwear
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket)
  • Sunglasses
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass

Technical Equipment for Bike Riding

  • Air pump or CO2 pump including cartridges
  • Puncture repair kit
  • Replacement inner tube
  • Tire levers
  • Chain tool
  • Hex keys
  • Phone / device holder as required  
  • Bike lock as required
  • Where applicable, the bike must meet requirements for road use by having a bell, front and rear lamps and spoke reflectors
  • 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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Status
Open
Difficulty
moderate
Distance
58.2 km
Duration
4:18 h
Ascent
636 m
Descent
640 m
Highest point
753 m
Lowest point
396 m
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