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Engadin La Diagonela

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  • Stazerwald
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  • / La Diagonela
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Engadin La Diagonela is the original course of the cross-country skiing race of the same name in the classic technique "Engadin La Diagonela". The next event will take place on 22.01.2022.
closed
Classic
difficult
Distance 53.1 km
11:15 h
339 m
443 m
The classic cross-country skiing event "Engadin La Diagonela" offers a unique experience across the Upper Engadine for top athletes as well as for amateur athletes. For 2022, the starting location will be adapted. The Engadin La Diagonela will now start from Pontresina. During the event day, in addition to the 55 km long "Engadin La Diagonela", the 27 km long "Engadin La Pachifica" and the 11 km long "Engadin La Cuorta" will be run. The 4-man team event "Engadin La Stafetta" will also be held on the 55 km route.

On the marked route you can train for race day or complete La Pachifica for yourselve.

 

More information
Engadin St. Moritz Tourismus AG
Via Maistra 1
CH-7500 St. Moritz
Phone: +41 81 830 00 01
E-mail: allegra@engadin.ch 
Internet: www.engadin.ch  

Cross-country ski run report: www.engadin.ch/en/slopes-tracks/cross-country-trails/ 

Author’s recommendation

In spite of the couped final section, the finish in the middle of the beautiful Engadin village centre of Zuoz gives every athlete wings. Goose bumps guaranteed!
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Engadin St. Moritz
Update: November 12, 2021
Difficulty
difficult
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1,836 m
Lowest point
1,656 m
Best time of year
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Safety information

Unfortunately, the last section of the route into the village of Zuoz is only open on the race day of the "Engadin La Diagonela".

Tips and hints

Sign up: La Diagonela

Start

Pontresina, cross-country ski centre (1,767 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'788'752E 1'151'799N
DD
46.490893, 9.897449
DMS
46°29'27.2"N 9°53'50.8"E
UTM
32T 568874 5148982
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Destination

Zuoz, village square

Turn-by-turn directions

Pontresina – Samedan – Celerina – Stazerwald – St. Moritz – Stazerwald – Val Roseg – Pontresina – Samedan Flughafen – Bever – La Punt – Zuoz – S-Chanf – Zuoz village square

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'788'752E 1'151'799N
DD
46.490893, 9.897449
DMS
46°29'27.2"N 9°53'50.8"E
UTM
32T 568874 5148982
w3w 
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

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.

Related Events

Winter and Ice Sport · Engadin St.Moritz
La Diagonela
Samedan
1/22/2022
Pre-registration required
Event Organiser: Verein La Diagonela | Source: Engadin St. Moritz

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Status
closed
crosscountry skiing technique
Classic
Difficulty
difficult
Distance
53.1 km
Duration
11:15 h
Ascent
339 m
Descent
443 m
Public-transport-friendly Classic Linear route Scenic Refreshment stops available

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