Walk of Mon 06 Aug 2012 16:56:50 CEST

A Thann walk posted on 06/08/12 by DanielF. Update : 20/05/19
Technical sheet
Calculated time Calculated time: 4h45[?]
Distance Distance : 11.73km
Vertical gain Vertical gain : 572m
Vertical drop Vertical drop : 573m
Highest point Highest point : 780m
Lowest point Lowest point : 334m
Easy Difficulty : Easy
Back to starting point Back to starting point : Yes
Walking Walking
Area Area : Vosges mountains
Location Location : Thann (68800)
Starting point Starting point : N 47.80876° / E 7.106884°
Map IGN Map (Click to buy) : Ref. 3620ET
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Waypoints :
D/A : km 0 - alt. km 0
1 : km 0.95 - alt. km 0.95
2 : km 1.36 - alt. km 1.36 - Château de l'Engelbourg
3 : km 3.23 - alt. km 3.23 - Col du Grumbach
4 : km 5.22 - alt. km 5.22 - Chêne wotan
5 : km 5.25 - alt. km 5.25 - Abri de Rehbrunnel
6 : km 5.56 - alt. km 5.56
7 : km 7.69 - alt. km 7.69
D/A : km 11.73 - alt. km 11.73

Useful Information

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