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Guided snowshoe hike to Eggberg, St. Antönien

Join us for this beautiful snowshoeing day above the Walsersdorf St. Antönien in Graubünden!

The circular tour to the 2200m high Eggberg, a promising and famous peak in the Prättigau, offers you stunning views of the surrounding peaks and a gorgeous wild winter atmosphere.

This snowshoe hike is led by Otto van Andel, International Mountain Leader.

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What’s the plan

Meet Otto at St. Antönien, Platz at 09:40. From there we start our beautiful day hike in the snow and return to St. Antönien in the afternoon.

Technical information

Distance: approx. 12km
Ascent: 650m
Descent: 650m

Requirements

To join this snowshoe hike, you need to be a fit hiker. No previous snowshoeing experience needed.

How to get there

If you are traveling from Zurich by public transport, we recommend you to take the following:

-Zurich HB 07:38 – 09:40 St. Antönien, Platz (via Landquart and Küblis)
-Return from St. Antönien, Platz in the afternoon

The snowshoe hike is adapted to the avalanche danger / subject to change. Therefore we recommend you book your train ticket the day before, once we can confirm the exact destination.

Kit list

Clothing Essentials

-Winter hiking boots
-Base layers
-Hiking or skiing trousers
-Fleece
-Down jacket
-Waterproof jacket
-Sun hat
-Sun glasses
-Warm hat
-Buff
-Thin gloves
-Thick gloves

Technical gear

-Hiking backpack (20-30L)
-Waterproof backpack cover
-Waterproof inner bags or bin bags
-Snowshoes and poles (can be rented out – see “Equipment rental”)
-Avalanche transceiver (can be rented out – see “Equipment rental”)

F&B

-Water (min. 2L)
-Thermal bottle with tea
-Snacks
-Packed lunch

Pharmacy

-Sun screen and lip protector
-Plasters and basic medicine

Equipment rental

You have the possibility to rent the following items directly from the guide:

-Snowshoes and poles: CHF 15
-Avalanche transceiver: CHF 15

Pricing

The price for this event is CHF 80.

Included in price

-Guided snowshoe hike with a certified mountain leader

Not included in price

-Transport
-Equipment rental
-Packed lunch
-Drinks and snacks

Group size

Min. 4 participants
Max. 10 participants


By signing up for this event, you agree that you have read, understood and will adhere to our Terms and Conditions.

The event is finished.

Date

02 Jan 2022
Expired!

Time

9:40 am - 4:00 pm

Cost

CHF 80.00

Location

St. Antönien

Location 2

Platz

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