Winter trail Gemmi-Kandersteg
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Naturpark Pfyn-Finges - For a number of years, it is once again possible to cross the Gemmi pass from the top and go as far as Sunnbüel in winter. The walk leads from the Gemmi over the Dauben Lake to Kandersteg.
The trail descends slightly, is well cared for and marked.
- 8.50 km
- Amount untarred route
- 8.50 km
- Vertical heigth
- 600 m
- Altitude difference ascent
- 100 m
- Altitude difference descent
- 500 m
- Time required
- 2 - 4h
- Level technique
- Level condition
To reach the Gemmi, it is best to take the Gemmi cablecar which ascends from Leukerbad up to the Gemmi.
From Sunnbüel you can also take the cablecar down to Kandersteg.
From Kandersteg you can take the SBB railway back into Valais.
Tip: At the ticket office, buy a round trip ticket for all mountain cablecars, buses and trains!
SignalizationThe winter hiking trail is signposted
Possibilities for cateringPanorama restaurant on the Gemmi or the Schwarenbach Hotel along the way.
Price informationGemmi cableway: www.gemmi.ch
Sunnbüel cable railway: www.sunnbuel.ch
Return journey with SBB: www.sbb.ch
Tip: At the ticket office, buy a round trip ticket for all mountain cableways, buses and trains!
You can visit the panorama restaurant on the Gemmi or the Schwarenbach Hotel along the way, where you can eat and drink something.
The offer is suitable for
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In summer you can go walking, rock-climbing or fishing on the Gemmi. In winter you can go tobogganing, walking or cross-country skiing... Enjoy the wonderful view from the Gemmi down into the valley!
In the summer you can fish in the Dauben Lake or even sail. There are also beautiful walks around the Dauben Lake. In winter you can do cross-country skiing or go for a beautiful winter walk.