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Skiwanderweg -Stützerbach - Bahnhof Rennsteig - Thüringer Wald

Cross-Country Skiing · Thuringian Forest
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  • Gaststätte Auerhahn"
    / Gaststätte Auerhahn"
    Photo: Eckhardt Oehmigen, Thüringer Wald
  • / WPP Gaststätte "Auerhahn"
    Photo: Eckhardt Oehmigen, Thüringer Wald
  • / Bahnhof Rennsteig
    Photo: Eckhardt Oehmigen, Thüringer Wald
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    Photo: Eckhardt Oehmigen, Thüringer Wald
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    Photo: Eckhardt Oehmigen, Thüringer Wald
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    Photo: Eckhardt Oehmigen, Thüringer Wald
  • / Historischer Eisenbahnwagen
    Photo: Eckhardt Oehmigen, Thüringer Wald
  • / Bahnhof Rennsteig am Skiwanderweg
    Photo: Paul Hentschel, Thüringer Wald
  • / Bahnhof Rennsteig 1
    Photo: Eckhardt Oehmigen, Thüringer Wald
m 750 700 650 600 5 4 3 2 1 km Rodelhang am Präzeptorgrund Gasthof Auerbach Bahnhof Rennsteig Aussichtspunkt Busselbach
Classic
moderate
Distance 5.3 km
1:15 h
153 m
115 m
749 m
636 m

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Author
Eckhardt Oehmigen
Update: January 20, 2022
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
749 m
Lowest point
636 m
Best time of year
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Rest Stop

Gasthof Auerbach
Bahnhof Rennsteig

Safety information

Tips and hints

Start

Wanderparkplatz Gaststätte "Auerhahn" (710 m)
Coordinates:
DD
50.636617, 10.875077
DMS
50°38'11.8"N 10°52'30.3"E
UTM
32U 632593 5611094
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Destination

Bahnhof "Rennsteig" Gaststätte mit Eisenbahnromantik

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Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

Getting there

Parking

Coordinates

DD
50.636617, 10.875077
DMS
50°38'11.8"N 10°52'30.3"E
UTM
32U 632593 5611094
w3w 
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Equipment

Basic Equipment for Cross-Country Skiing

  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Lightweight rain and windproof ski jacket
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket and suitable legwear)
  • Lip protection (SPF 30+)
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • Sunglasses
  • Cross-country skiing gloves
  • Neckwear
  • moisture wicking skull / knit cap

Technical Equipment for Cross-Country Skiing

  • Cross-country skis
  • Cross-country ski bindings
  • Cross-country boots
  • Cross-country poles
  • Waxes if required
  • 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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cross-country skiing technique
Classic
Difficulty
moderate
Distance
5.3 km
Duration
1:15 h
Ascent
153 m
Descent
115 m
Highest point
749 m
Lowest point
636 m
Public-transport-friendly Classic Linear route Scenic Flora and fauna Refreshment stops available Cultural/historical interest Botanical highlights

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