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025.02 Heidiland Bike Etappe 2 Walenstadt - Sargans

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Passing Gräpplang Castle on its rocky spur in Seeztal, the route heads up to Schilstal with impressive views of the Churfirsten as far as Gonzen. The wide loop to the wine and Heidi village of Maienfeld makes this an ideal tour for beginners and easy ride
Distance 55.5 km
20:34 h
1,600 m
1,550 m
982 m
427 m
Highest point
982 m
Lowest point
427 m

Start

Walenstadt (426 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'742'223E 1'220'644N
DD
47.121495, 9.313015
DMS
47°07'17.4"N 9°18'46.9"E
UTM
32T 523743 5218713
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Destination

Sargans

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Note

Wildlife refuge Matells: December 16 - March 31
all notes on protected areas

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'742'223E 1'220'644N
DD
47.121495, 9.313015
DMS
47°07'17.4"N 9°18'46.9"E
UTM
32T 523743 5218713
w3w 
///fizzle.fiery.airtime
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

Basic Equipment for Mountain Biking

  • 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 Mountain Biking

  • 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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Peter Brunner 
September 30, 2014 · Community
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When did you do this route? September 28, 2014
Weg führt per Stand September 2014 ab km 14.1 neu über die violett markierte Wegstrecke
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Weg führt per Stand September 2014 ab km 14.1 neu über die violett markierte Wegstrecke

Distance
55.5 km
Duration
20:34 h
Ascent
1,600 m
Descent
1,550 m
Highest point
982 m
Lowest point
427 m

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