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Winter hiking

W5 Skijump Tour

Winter hiking · Vogtland
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  • Sparkasse Vogtland Arena
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Hike via Kottenheide to the Sparkassen Vogtland Arena with a visit to the large ski jump including a guided tour and ascent (costs: € 5 p.p.) Return from the Sparkassen Vogtland Arena by public transport (bus & Vogtlandbahn)
moderate
Distance 10.3 km
2:41 h
40 m
115 m
800 m
686 m
From IFA Ferienpark via Kirchsteig to Kottenheide, to Brunndöbra to the Sparkassen Vogtland Arena, visit to the large ski jump, including a guided tour and ascent (costs: € 5 pp), return from the Sparkassen Vogtland Arena with public transport (bus & Vogtlandbahn), snack at the large ski jump possible or own food
Difficulty
moderate
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
800 m
Lowest point
686 m

Start

Coordinates:
DD
50.389237, 12.344478
DMS
50°23'21.3"N 12°20'40.1"E
UTM
33U 311239 5585280
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Coordinates

DD
50.389237, 12.344478
DMS
50°23'21.3"N 12°20'40.1"E
UTM
33U 311239 5585280
w3w 
///scaring.dissented.championship
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Equipment

Basic Equipment for Winter Hiking

  • 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 Winter Hiking

  • Hiking poles fitted with snow baskets
  • Trail ‘spike’ crampons at minimum and a basic ice axe are recommended when covering steeper terrain
  • 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
10.3 km
Duration
2:41 h
Ascent
40 m
Descent
115 m
Highest point
800 m
Lowest point
686 m
Scenic Linear route Refreshment stops available

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