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Churfirsten Panoramabike No. 479

Mountain Bike · Ferienregion Heidiland
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  • Oberhalb Säls mit Panorama auf Walensee
    / Oberhalb Säls mit Panorama auf Walensee
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  • / Im Aufstieg
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  • / Ausflugsrestaurant kurz vor dem höchsten Punkt
    Photo: Heidiland Tourismus AG
  • / Abzweigung zur Gocht
    Photo: Heidiland Tourismus AG
  • / Technisch anspruchsvoller Trail zur Laubegg
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  • / soviel zum Thema Ausgesetztheit
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  • / Freude herrscht!
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  • / Laubegg und weit unten der Walensee
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  • / nach so einer Abfahrt noch ein passender Abschluss
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m 1500 1000 500 25 20 15 10 5 km Alp Schrina, mit Moränenhügel davor Hotel Restaurant Hirschen Seerenbachfälle und Rinquelle Hotel Restaurant Churfirsten Hotel Restaurant Flyhof Suso Bike Brasserie du Lac
This challenging panoramic tour is only for technically experienced riders. It is under the spell of the Churfirsten and Lake Walen.
difficult
Distance 28.3 km
5:30 h
1,244 m
1,246 m

Author’s recommendation

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Author
Adrian Pfiffner 
Update: April 30, 2020
Difficulty
S2 difficult
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1,540 m
Lowest point
420 m
Best time of year
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Rest Stop

Hotel Restaurant Churfirsten
Hotel Restaurant Flyhof
Hotel Restaurant Hirschen
Brasserie du Lac

Safety information

Tips and hints

Start

Walenstadt, Bahnhof (425 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'742'180E 1'220'463N
DD
47.119879, 9.312391
DMS
47°07'11.6"N 9°18'44.6"E
UTM
32T 523696 5218533
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Destination

Ziegelbrücke, Bahnhof

Turn-by-turn directions

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

Getting there

Parking

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'742'180E 1'220'463N
DD
47.119879, 9.312391
DMS
47°07'11.6"N 9°18'44.6"E
UTM
32T 523696 5218533
w3w 
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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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Difficulty
S2 difficult
Distance
28.3 km
Duration
5:30 h
Ascent
1,244 m
Descent
1,246 m
Public-transport-friendly Refreshment stops available Scenic

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