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Über den Simplon - Etappe 3

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schweisstreibende, aber aussichtsreise Wanderung von Simplon Dorf zur Simplon Passhöhe

This route passes through an inaccessible area and is therefore closed. Current information

closed
moderate
Distance 11.6 km
4:00 h
793 m
251 m
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
2,151 m
Lowest point
1,460 m
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Tips and hints

Übernachtung auf Passhöhe, div. Unterkünfte (www.simplon.ch)

Start

Simlon Dorf (1,459 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'647'865E 1'116'074N
DD
46.194424, 8.058668
DMS
46°11'39.9"N 8°03'31.2"E
UTM
32T 427366 5116080
w3w 
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Destination

Simplon Passhöhe

Turn-by-turn directions

Ab Simplon Dorf gemütlich nach Egga, dort Wechsel auf andere Talseite und auf Alpstrasse gemütlich hoch nach Homatta, von dort auf Wanderweg durch die steile Flanke von Howeng und anschliessend leicht absteigend über Alpweiden auf den Pass.

Note


all notes on protected areas

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'647'865E 1'116'074N
DD
46.194424, 8.058668
DMS
46°11'39.9"N 8°03'31.2"E
UTM
32T 427366 5116080
w3w 
///remit.acoustics.feasts
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

Basic Equipment for Hiking

  • Sturdy, comfortable and waterproof hiking boots or approach shoes
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Hiking socks  
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket and suitable legwear)
  • Sunglasses
  • Hiking poles
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • First aid kit
  • Blister kit
  • Bivy / survival bag  
  • Survival blanket
  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • Emergency contact details
  • ID
  • 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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Status
closed
Difficulty
moderate
Distance
11.6 km
Duration
4:00 h
Ascent
793 m
Descent
251 m
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