Schanfigger Höhenweg, 6th stage, Hochwang - Chur

Medium
18.2 km
6:00 h
210 mhd
1595 mhd
St. Peter - Pagig unterhalb vom Hochwang
Montalin im Herbst

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Chur aus dem Schanfigg

Unique alpine flora, wild tobel and mountain forests: The last stage of the Schanfigger high-altitude trail is mainly marked by the descent to Chur, which has 1,500 depth metres and 15km in length.

Technique 4/6
Fitness 4/6
Highest Point  1960 m
Lowest Point  580 m
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Start Hochwang
Destination Chur
Coordinates 46.85446, 9.665454

Description

This section of the route is the "wildest" of the long-distance hike. Although Lafet and Balnettis are beautiful, traditional Maiensässe and you pass mountain meadows, you are often in wild gorges. The path here is little done and is not part of alpine access as on other parts of the route. It seems all the more astonishing when you suddenly meet farmers who are hay- again. The meadows are very high and steep and the access from the valley also leads over extremely steep roads, which are now replaced by the – of course sensible – melioration roads.

Geheimtipp

Sehr motivierte und sportliche Wanderer nehmen den Umweg über den Montalin (Hausberg von Chur)

Sicherheitshinweis

Bei Regen und insbesondere Gewittern müssen die Tobel mit erhöhter Vorsicht passiert werden.

Grundsätzlich ist bei schlechtem Wetter gut zu überlegen, ob man die Strecke begehen will, da sie nicht ungefährlich ist.

 

Directions

Hochwang -Triemel - Bargun - Lafet - Hütten - Balnettis - Stroggwald - Maiensäss - Maladers - Chur

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