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Sächsisch-Bayerisches Städtenetz: Zwickau - Chemnitz 4/4

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  • Marktplatz Zwickau
    / Marktplatz Zwickau
    Photo: © Oliver Göhler, Tourismusregion Zwickau e.V.
  • / Zwickau Hauptmarkt Dom St. Marien
    Photo: © Kultour Z.
  • / Schloss Osterstein Zwickau
    Photo: © Oliver Göhler, Tourismusregion Zwickau e.V.
  • / Schwanenteich Zwickau
    Photo: © Oliver Göhler, Tourismusregion Zwickau e.V.
  • / Mulderadweg Zwickau
    Photo: © Oliver Göhler, Tourismusregion Zwickau e.V.
  • / Bismarckturm Glauchau
    Photo: © Oliver Göhler, Tourismusregion Zwickau e.V.
  • / Stausee Glauchau
    Photo: © Oliver Göhler, Tourismusregion Zwickau e.V.
  • / Marktplatz Hohenstein
    Photo: © Oliver Göhler, Tourismusregion Zwickau e.V.
  • / Pfaffenberg bei Hohenstein-Ernstthal
    Photo: © Oliver Göhler, Tourismusregion Zwickau e.V.
  • / Burg Rabenstein
    Photo: CC BY
  • / Chemnitzer Markt von oben
    Photo: CC BY, CWE mbH
  • / Sächsisches Industriemuseum Chemnitz
    Photo: CC BY, CWE mbH
  • / Stadtpark Chemnitz
    Photo: © Ulf Dahl, CWE Chemnitz
  • / Kaßberg in Chemnitz
    Photo: © Ernesto Uhlmann, CWE Chemnitz
  • / Theaterplatz
    Photo: CC BY, CWE mbH
  • / Kunstsammlungen Chemnitz
    Photo: CC BY, CWE mbH
  • / Kosmonautenzentrum Chemnitz
    Photo: CC BY, CWE mbH
m 500 400 300 200 50 40 30 20 10 km Hüttengrundbrücke Burg Rabenstein dasTietz August Horch Museum Karl-May-Haus Stadtpark Bahnhof Glauchau Bismarckturm Villa Esche Johannisbad Zwickau Schloss / Burg
difficult
Distance 54.9 km
3:35 h
389 m
366 m

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Joris Schofenberg
Update: December 08, 2020
Difficulty
difficult
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
Pfaffenberg (Hohenstein-Ernstthal), 478 m
Lowest point
Am Reslner Eck (Glauchau), 233 m
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Start

Bahnhof Zwickau (287 m)
Coordinates:
DD
50.717199, 12.479329
DMS
50°43'01.9"N 12°28'45.6"E
UTM
33U 322063 5621407
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Destination

Bahnhof Chemnitz

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Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

Parking

Coordinates

DD
50.717199, 12.479329
DMS
50°43'01.9"N 12°28'45.6"E
UTM
33U 322063 5621407
w3w 
///full.jetted.adding
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Equipment

Basic Equipment for Bike Riding

  • 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 Bike Riding

  • 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
difficult
Distance
54.9 km
Duration
3:35 h
Ascent
389 m
Descent
366 m
Public-transport-friendly Multi-stage route Refreshment stops available Cultural/historical interest Linear route

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