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Pilgrim Trail Stage 5

Birgittaleden, Björkhällakyrkan i Borensberg till Ekebyborna kyrka

Pilgrim Trail · Östergötland
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m 200 150 100 10 8 6 4 2 km Björkhällakyrkan Birgittagården i Ekebyborna Böneplats vid … Borensberg STF Borensberg/Göta kanal Vandrarhem Ekebyborna kyrka Turistbyrån Borensbergs hamn Böner vid Ekebyborna kyrka
moderate
Distance 11.2 km
2:46 h
24 m
28 m
103 m
75 m
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Author
Ulf Sighede
Update: October 26, 2016
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
103 m
Lowest point
75 m
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Coordinates:
DD
58.564593, 15.276242
DMS
58°33'52.5"N 15°16'34.5"E
UTM
33V 516070 6491603
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Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

Coordinates

DD
58.564593, 15.276242
DMS
58°33'52.5"N 15°16'34.5"E
UTM
33V 516070 6491603
w3w 
///stops.encounters.unfed
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

Basic Equipment for Pilgrim Walks

  • 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
  • Kit para bolhas
  • Bivy / survival bag  
  • Survival blanket
  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • Emergency contact details
  • ID
  • Religious objects and material as required

Things to Bring if Staying in a Hostel

  • Toiletries and medication
  • Quick-drying towel  
  • Ear plugs
  • Sleeping bag liner
  • Sleepwear
  • Pilgrim ID card
  • Coronavirus mask and hand sanitizer
  • 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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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
11.2 km
Duration
2:46 h
Ascent
24 m
Descent
28 m
Highest point
103 m
Lowest point
75 m
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