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Snowshoeing

Ftan – Motta Naluns – Alp Clünas (circular round)

Snowshoeing · Switzerland
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moderate
Distance 12.6 km
5:30 h
844 m
844 m
2,512 m
1,785 m
Attention:
  • Snowshoe trails are NOT prepared
  • Snowshoe trails are NOT signposted
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Author
Scuol Samnaun Val Müstair (mma)
Update: December 17, 2021
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
2,512 m
Lowest point
1,785 m
Best time of year
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Safety information

The trail is groomed after each snowfall. Please note the condition reports in the winter sports report.

The tour was assessed in favourable weather conditions, current snow and weather conditions must be noted before starting.

Emergency call:

144 Emergency call, first aid

1414 Mountain rescue REGA

112 International emergency call

Start

Ftan (1,784 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'813'769E 1'186'722N
DD
46.797318, 10.239303
DMS
46°47'50.3"N 10°14'21.5"E
UTM
32T 594574 5183386
w3w 
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Destination

Ftan

Note


all notes on protected areas

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'813'769E 1'186'722N
DD
46.797318, 10.239303
DMS
46°47'50.3"N 10°14'21.5"E
UTM
32T 594574 5183386
w3w 
///camper.dynamics.surpasses
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

Snowshoe equipment, high and sturdy hiking boots or winter boots, warm clothing, sun protection.

Basic Equipment for Snow Shoe Walking

  • Sturdy, comfortable and waterproof hiking boots appropriate for winter use (B1+ recommended)
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Long, warm technical socks plus liners and spares
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Water- and windproof mountaineering jacket and trousers with ankle adjustment or separate gaiters
  • Lip protection (SPF 30+)
  • Water- and windproof gloves plus thin fleece inner gloves
  • Neckwear
  • moisture wicking skull / knit cap
  • Sunglasses
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • First aid kit
  • Kit para bolhas
  • Bivy / survival bag  
  • Survival blanket
  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • Emergency contact details
  • ID

Technical Equipment for Snow Shoe Walking

  • Hiking poles fitted with snow baskets
  • Snowshoes  
  • 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
moderate
Distance
12.6 km
Duration
5:30 h
Ascent
844 m
Descent
844 m
Highest point
2,512 m
Lowest point
1,785 m
Circular route Scenic Refreshment stops available

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