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Albispass–Albishorn–Albispass

Hikingroute
Time required: 2 - 4hLength: 8.80 km

Season

All season

Contact

Stiftung Wildnispark Zürich
Alte Sihltalstrasse 38
8135 Sihlwald
Tel. +41 (0)44 722 55 22

www.wildnispark.ch

Wildnispark Zürich Sihlwald - A scenic hike with distant views. In addition there are great views of the Sihlwald wilderness, the first nature discovery park of Switzerland.

Route-information

Route-information

Length
8.80 km
Altitude difference ascent
405 m
Altitude difference descent
405 m
Time required
2 - 4h
Level technique
Easy
Level condition
Easy
Height profile view map

Details

  • child-friendly

Infrastructure

  • Fireplace

Arrival

Starting point
Albispasshöhe (Altitude: 790 m)
Arrival by public transport
Langnau a.A., Albispasshöhe Timetable SBB
Destination
Albispasshöhe (Altitude: 790 m)
Arrival by public transport
Langnau a.A., Albispasshöhe Timetable SBB

Suitable for

The offer is suitable for

  • Adults
  • Children < 6 years
  • Children from 7-12 years
  • Children >12 years
  • 50+

Discovering underway

Wildnispark Zürich Sihlwald

Aussichtspunkt Albispass

Blick über Uetliberg, Zürich und Zürichsee.

Point of view
Wildnispark Zürich Sihlwald

Feuerstelle Albisboden

Die Feuerstelle Albisboden liegt auf dem Weg zum Hochwachtturm. Es sind drei Bänke, sowie zwei Tisch-Bankgarnituren vorhanden.

Fireplace
Wildnispark Zürich Sihlwald

Albis observation tower

153 Steps up to an unlimited panorama over the whole wilderness park of Zurich and beyond: from the Black Forest to the Säntis, the Glarus Alps, Lake of Zug, Rigi, Pilatus, and the Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau.

Point of view
Wildnispark Zürich Sihlwald

Albishochwacht

Zwischen 1624 und 1798 war die Albishochwacht Teil des Zürcher Alarmsystems bestehend aus 23 Hochwachten. Im Jahre 1792 wurde von hier eines der ersten Alpenpanoramen gezeichnet.

Historical place
Wildnispark Zürich Sihlwald

Hochwacht barbecue area

Directly next the the Hochwacht observation tower there are two barbecue areas with various seating facilities as well as a table and bench combination.

Fireplace
Wildnispark Zürich Sihlwald

Albishorn mountain restaurant

Mountain restaurant with a panorama

RestaurantCafe
Wildnispark Zürich Sihlwald

Albishorn viewpoint

View from the Uetliberg over the Lake of Zurich as far as Säntis and from the Lake of Zug to the Rigi.

Point of view
Wildnispark Zürich Sihlwald

Albis restaurant

Albis restaurant

RestaurantCafe
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Wildnispark Zürich Sihlwald

Hotel Windegg am Albispass

Hotel Restaurant Panorama Windegg am Albispass

RestaurantCafe