Safe Hiking in the mountains | travel

Anyone planning a hike in the mountains, one should pay attention to the weather, the road and its condition. But it still needs more, so the Tour is fun and ev

Safe Hiking in the mountains | travel

Anyone planning a hike in the mountains, one should pay attention to the weather, the road and its condition. But it still needs more, so the Tour is fun and everyone survives them well.

Planegg (dpa/tmn) - The weather in the mountains can change quickly. Before trekkers embark on a Tour, you should check the latest weather forecast for the Region, advises the German ski Federation (DSV).

during the Tour, you should observe the sky and the hike, where appropriate, cancel. Because, for example, in the morning, thick Cumulus clouds that form a Thunderstorm could raise.

condition not overestimate bring

Before you Start, you should the length, the difficulty, and the condition of the trails in the experience. The track should fit to one's own condition. Not a few accidents happen according to the DSV due to overconfidence.

Is a group, it must be oriented to the planners of the Tour at the skill of the weakest member - and the Route will adjust accordingly. If in doubt, better choose a track that can be used to abbreviate the group or individual members.

in summer-warm clothes

The right equipment is just as crucial: On the high Alpine hikes, high mountain shoes are, according to DSV a duty. As it can also be in the summer, suddenly cold, should hikers to pack warm clothing - hat, gloves and a waterproof jacket.

Namely, each kilogram of additional load. However, sun cream, sunglasses, a First-aid kit, sufficient food and liquid in the backpack include. For this purpose, a map or a GPS device, a mobile phone and a pocket or forehead lamp, recommend the experts of the DSV.

Updated Date: 18 June 2020, 11:34

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