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MoCache_CH59 Nufenen

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Hidden : 7/28/2006
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1.5 out of 5

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Geocache Description:

"Drive in Cache" speziell für Motorrad Fahrer (und andere...)
"Drive in Cache" especially for motorcyclists (and others...)

Der Nufenenpass ((2478 müM) ist der 2.höchste schweizer Alpenpass. Er verbindet mit 37 km Länge Ulrichen (Kt. Wallis) mit Airolo (Kt. Tessin). Die 1964 gebaute Strasse ist die einzige direkte Verbindung das Rhonetals mit dem Tessin.
Nahe beim der Passhöhe befinden sich die Quellen des Ticinos.
Überquerst du den Pass Richtung Wallis wirst du sofort den eindrücklichen Griesgletscher, sowie den Griespass und den Griessee (Stausee) vor Augen haben.

Nufenen (2478m) is the 2nd highest Swiss pass. With ist length of 37km it connects Ulrichen (Kt. Wallis) with Airolo (Kt. Ticino). The road was built in 1964. It's the only direct connection from Rhone valley to the Ticino.
Close to the pass are the sources/springs of river Ticino.
Driving towards Ulrichen you'll see Gries glacier (Griesgletscher) and its lake (with dam)

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

[D] Hagre Fgrvara
[E] haqre fgbarf

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