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E-Bike & Hike - Chapfensee

E-Bike · Ferienregion Heidiland
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Map / E-Bike & Hike - Chapfensee
m 1400 1200 1000 800 600 400 40 35 30 25 20 15 10 5 km E-Bike Station Bad Ragaz Schloss Sargans, Museum Sarganserland Feuerstelle Chapfensee Chapfensee Burgruine Freudenberg Restaurant Schloss Sargans
The e-bike tour leads from Mels up to the idyllic Chapfensee. The short hike circles the green-blue reservoir. An ideal place for a picnic!
moderate
Distance 43.1 km
4:50 h
1,087 m
1,087 m

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Author
Adrian Stäuble
Update: July 31, 2020
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1,184 m
Lowest point
475 m
Best time of year
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Safety information

Tips and hints

Start

Bad Ragaz (514 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'757'164E 1'207'476N
DD
46.999714, 9.505270
DMS
46°59'59.0"N 9°30'19.0"E
UTM
32T 538413 5205256
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Destination

Bad Ragaz

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Public transport

Getting there

Parking

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'757'164E 1'207'476N
DD
46.999714, 9.505270
DMS
46°59'59.0"N 9°30'19.0"E
UTM
32T 538413 5205256
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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Chapfemser
Am See
Kurzer Aufstieg bei Mels
Idylle am Wegrand
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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
43.1 km
Duration
4:50 h
Ascent
1,087 m
Descent
1,087 m
Circular route Scenic Refreshment stops available Family-friendly Cultural/historical interest Botanical highlights Flora and fauna

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