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  • Rating: the rating goes from one to five stars. We tend to give higher rates to hikes that are unpopular rather than popular and offer unexpected sightseeing. We also tend to give a higher rating to hikes that include some challenging parts.
  • Vertigo: something we acknowledge when reading guidebooks is that the information of how a track is dangerous is often missing. Of course, we are talking about trekking, not hiking.
  • Ground: dividing the proportions between forest, grass, rock and urban is not an easy thing to do, so we roughly estimate those proportions.
  • GPS related: provided by (more and less sophisticated) GPS tools.
  • Notes:
    • Technical level
      •  Easy walk, literally for everyone.
      • climbing-adventure-silhouette-256 Easy path, never requires you to use extra tools or your hands. For (almost) everyone.
      • man-in-hike-256 Relatively easy path, you might be required to use your hands. For trained hikers.
      • climbing-silhouette-512 You are required, in some parts, to use your hands. For adventure hikers.
      • rope-256 There are some portion of the track where you must use your hands and there is a fixed rope to help you (e.g. Via Ferrata). For experienced hikers.
      • climbing-silhouette2-256 Some parts of the track requires you to climb on a very basic level. For expert hikers.
    • Tools
      • worker-helmet-256 Climbing helmet is strongly recommended.
      • sport-shoe-256 Any pair of shoes can be used (except slippers).
      • Hiking boots Hiking shoes protecting your ankles are recommended.
      • boot-256 Mountaineering boots are recommended.
    • Extra
      • cable-car-cabin-256 Presence of cable car as part of the hike.
      • falling-rocks-256 Gravel that might require extra awareness.
      • Map recommended Do not forget a map at home.
      • mountain-bike-256 The track can be done by bike.
      • running-256 The track can be done by runners.
      • Dog A dog can follow you along the track.
      • walking-with-snowshoes-256 The track is also suggested during the Winter with snowshoes.
      • pine-256 The track is fully in the forest.