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Vertatscha 2181 m und Kosiak 2024 m in den Karawanken

· 3 reviews · Mountain Hike · Karavanke and Pohorje
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  • Zeit-Wege-Diagramm im Detail
    / Zeit-Wege-Diagramm im Detail
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  • / Klagenfurter Hütte 1664 m mit Bielschitza
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  • / Schuttkar mit Vertatscha
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  • / Rückblick zu Kosiak und Bielschitza vom Schuttkar
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  • / Diestel am Sattel 1960 m
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  • / Am Grenzkamm Tafel 2115 m
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  • / Vertatscha mit Hochstuhl
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  • / Gipfelzeichen Vertatscha 2181m
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  • / Dohle am Gipfelfelsen
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  • / Vertatscha vom Kosiakaufstieg
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  • / Kosiakkreuz 2024m mit Hochstuhl
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  • / Kosiak 2024 m
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  • / Hochstuhl vom Talabstieg
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m 2000 1500 1000 14 12 10 8 6 4 2 km Kosiak-Geisberg 2024m Vertatscha 2181 m Klagenfurter Hütte
moderate
Distance 15.1 km
4:45 h
1,455 m
1,455 m
2,181 m
1,150 m

Author’s recommendation

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Author
Karl Linecker 
Update: September 19, 2021
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
Vertatscha, 2,181 m
Lowest point
Hüttenparkplatz, 1,150 m
Best time of year
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Cardinal direction
NESW

Rest Stop

Klagenfurter Hütte

Start

Hüttenparkplatz Klagenfurter Hütte 1150 m (1,157 m)
Coordinates:
DD
46.453292, 14.159753
DMS
46°27'11.9"N 14°09'35.1"E
UTM
33T 435471 5144756
w3w 
///sprain.resubmit.bullseye

Destination

Hüttenparkplatz Klagenfurter Hütte 1150 m

Turn-by-turn directions

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Getting there

Parking

Coordinates

DD
46.453292, 14.159753
DMS
46°27'11.9"N 14°09'35.1"E
UTM
33T 435471 5144756
w3w 
///sprain.resubmit.bullseye
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Author’s map recommendations

ÖK50 Blatt 211 oder 4113, Kompass Nr.61: Karawanken West

Equipment

Basic Equipment for Mountain Hikes

  • 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
  • Bivy / survival bag  
  • Survival blanket
  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • Emergency contact details
  • ID

Technical Equipment for Mountain Hikes

  • Climbing helmet as 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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Rating

4.7
(3)
Judit Kowarz
July 07, 2019 · Community
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When did you do this route? July 05, 2019
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Edis Vojnikovic
August 08, 2016 · Community
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Klettern
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Klagenfurt
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Iso Vojnikovic
August 07, 2016 · Community
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Edis
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Kampf zur spitze im hintergrund see bled slowenien
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Ein wenig klettern
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Bros edis & iso
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Die spitze und iso
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Klettern
Klagenfurt
Edis
+ 4

Reviews
Difficulty
moderate
Distance
15.1 km
Duration
4:45 h
Ascent
1,455 m
Descent
1,455 m
Highest point
2,181 m
Lowest point
1,150 m
Out and back Scenic Refreshment stops available Circular route Summit route Exposed sections Ridge traverse

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