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Lucky Stone Trail

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The Lucky Stone Trail is an educational tour focusing on flora and stones with an amazing panoramic view across the mountains.
easy
Distance 4.4 km
1:26 h
180 m
109 m
2,005 m
1,839 m

The Lucky-Stone trail starts with the first out of six stages at the Alpine Garden Maran. Next to an amazing view there are also many unique plants and sparkling gems to admire. Every station holds a little quiz that invites young and old to solve the riddle.

 

Author’s recommendation

Interesting hike for the whole family.
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Author
Arosa Tourismus
Update: February 03, 2022
Difficulty
easy
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
2,005 m
Lowest point
1,839 m
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Track types

Asphalt 8.59%Dirt road 12.36%Nature trail 27.31%Path 41.47%Unknown 10.24%
Asphalt
0.4 km
Dirt road
0.5 km
Nature trail
1.2 km
Path
1.8 km
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0.4 km
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Rest stops

Restaurant "isblaatere"
Cheese Making Factory Maran
Prätschalp

Safety information

Arosa strives to provide hikers with a well-developed and marked network of hiking trails. Please follow the rules and signposting. You will find further helpful tips under the hiking information.

Tips and hints

This hike is also possible during the summer sesason.

Arosa strives to provide hikers with a well-developed and marked network of hiking trails. Please heed the rules and signposting.

  • Please keep your dogs on a leash
  • Please take litter and leftovers from picnics home again
  • You will often see game on your walks. Enjoy the sight of these animals and respect their familiar surroundings.
  • Leave trail markings where they are
  • Do not use closed paths (winter sports report)
  • Do not leave the officially marked winter hiking trails

Start

Maran Alpine Garden in Arosa (1,839 m)
Coordinates:
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2'771'741E 1'184'895N
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46.793064, 9.688338
DMS
46°47'35.0"N 9°41'18.0"E
UTM
32T 552532 5182398
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Destination

Maran Alpine Garden in Arosa

Turn-by-turn directions

The Lucky-Stone trail starts with the first out of six stages at the Alpine Garden Maran. Next to an amazing view there are also many unique plants and sparkling gems to admire. Every station holds a little quiz that invites young and old to solve the riddle.

 

 

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Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

The Rhaetian Railway leaves Chur to Arosa and back at hourly intervals. Take the local bus at the train station Arosa. It brings you comfortably to Maran from where the starting point of the Lucky Stone Trails is located nearby.

Getting there

Once you arrive in Chur, follow the sign posts Arosa. At the village entrance, opposite the petrol station, turn right towards the golf course.

Parking

Parking spaces at the golf course (right next to the Lucky Stone Trail) are limited. It is highly recommended to park at the Ochsenbühl car park and to take the local bus to the golf course. Further information can be found here.

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'771'741E 1'184'895N
DD
46.793064, 9.688338
DMS
46°47'35.0"N 9°41'18.0"E
UTM
32T 552532 5182398
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Equipment

Clothing appropriate for the weather conditions is recommended.

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Rating

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Ralf Metz 
August 30, 2021 · Community
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Difficulty
easy
Distance
4.4 km
Duration
1:26 h
Ascent
180 m
Descent
109 m
Highest point
2,005 m
Lowest point
1,839 m
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