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Long Distance Hiking recommended route Stage 2

Alpenkranz 2. Etappe: Gitschenen – St. Jakob - Biwaldalp

Long Distance Hiking · Urner Alps
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moderate
Distance 12.1 km
4:30 h
836 m
670 m
1,727 m
966 m

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Sanna Laurén 
Update: August 25, 2021
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1,727 m
Lowest point
966 m
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Track types

Asphalt 1.83%Forested/wild trail 70.69%Path 23.23%Unknown 4.23%
Asphalt
0.2 km
Forested/wild trail
8.6 km
Path
2.8 km
Unknown
0.5 km
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Start

Gitschenen/ St. Jakob (Gemeinde Isenthal) (1,538 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'680'892E 1'194'891N
DD
46.900212, 8.500266
DMS
46°54'00.8"N 8°30'01.0"E
UTM
32T 461936 5194196
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Destination

Biwaldalp

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Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'680'892E 1'194'891N
DD
46.900212, 8.500266
DMS
46°54'00.8"N 8°30'01.0"E
UTM
32T 461936 5194196
w3w 
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Die Wander- und Bikekarte des Kantons Uri, Blatt Urnersee

Das Blatt "Urnersee" ist auf dem Web Shop der Urner Wanderwege erhältlich: www.urnerwanderwege.ch/de/shop

 

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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
12.1 km
Duration
4:30 h
Ascent
836 m
Descent
670 m
Highest point
1,727 m
Lowest point
966 m
Multi-stage route Scenic Refreshment stops available Geological highlights Family-friendly Botanical highlights Flora and fauna Summit route

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