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Rifugio San Bernardo

Private Cabin · Valais Alps · 1,634 m
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Im oberen Valle Bognanco liegt das Rifugio San Bernardo.

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Update: May 28, 2019

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46.151626, 8.193217
46°09'05.9"N 8°11'35.6"E
32T 437699 5111210

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