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Hike to the Holy Cross chapel on Resciesa

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  • Cruzifix / Resciesa outside
    / Cruzifix / Resciesa outside
    Photo: Dolomites Val Gardena - Harald Whisthaler, Ortisei – DOLOMITES Val Gardena
  • / Resciesa outside
    Photo: Dolomites Val Gardena - Harald Whisthaler, Ortisei – DOLOMITES Val Gardena
  • / Cruzifix / Resciesa outside
    Photo: Dolomites Val Gardena - Harald Whisthaler, Ortisei – DOLOMITES Val Gardena
  • / Panorama view - Resciesa outside
    Photo: Dolomites Val Gardena - Harald Whisthaler, Ortisei – DOLOMITES Val Gardena
  • / Resciesa outside
    Photo: Dolomites Val Gardena - Harald Whisthaler, Ortisei – DOLOMITES Val Gardena
  • / with the family
    Photo: Dolomites Val Gardena, Ortisei – DOLOMITES Val Gardena
  • / The Odle in the backround
    Photo: Dolomites Val Gardena, Ortisei – DOLOMITES Val Gardena
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Distance 5.2 km
1:32 h
191 m
191 m
From the funicular station Resciesa walk north-east to the „Costa dl Cason“. Than follow the trail 31 to the crossroad Resciesa di Fuori. Arrived at the crucifix (2281 m) the path continues to the Holy Cross Chapel. Take the path 35 to the Rasciesa Hut and back to the Chalet Rasciesa at the funicular station (return back to Ortisei possible by funicular or by walking).
Difficulty
easy
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Stamina
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Highest point
2,281 m
Lowest point
2,090 m
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Start

Coordinates:
DD
46.597775, 11.679650
DMS
46°35'52.0"N 11°40'46.7"E
UTM
32T 705241 5163956
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Turn-by-turn directions

From the funicular station Resciesa walk north-east to the „Costa dl Cason“. Than follow the trail 31 to the crossroad Resciesa di Fuori. Arrived at the crucifix (2281 m) the path continues to the Holy Cross Chapel. Take the path 35 to the Rasciesa Hut and back to the Chalet Rasciesa at the funicular station (return back to Ortisei possible by funicular or by walking).

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Getting there

By funicular from the valley station to the Resciesa mountain station

Coordinates

DD
46.597775, 11.679650
DMS
46°35'52.0"N 11°40'46.7"E
UTM
32T 705241 5163956
w3w 
///unmarried.slopes.restates
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

Basic Equipment for Hiking

  • Sturdy, comfortable and waterproof hiking boots or approach shoes
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Hiking socks  
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket and suitable legwear)
  • Sunglasses
  • Hiking poles
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • First aid kit
  • Blister kit
  • Bivy / survival bag  
  • Survival blanket
  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • Emergency contact details
  • ID
  • 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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Rating

4.7
(3)
Matteo Fabbri
July 27, 2018 · Community
Molto bello il panorama e il percorso è alla portata di tutti o quasi
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Andrea Doratiotto
August 10, 2017 · Community
giovedì 10 agosto 2017, 14:05
Photo: Andrea Doratiotto, Community

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giovedì 10 agosto 2017, 14:05

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Difficulty
easy
Distance
5.2 km
Duration
1:32 h
Ascent
191 m
Descent
191 m
Family-friendly

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