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Leukerbad - Gemmi Pass

Hiking trail
Time required: 2 - 4hLength: 4.70 km


All season


Naturpark Pfyn-Finges
Kirchstrasse 6
3970 Salgesch
Tel. +41 (0)27 452 60 60

Naturpark Pfyn-Finges - The mule track was constructed by the Tyroleans in 1739/41 and leads through the Daubenwand, which even today seems insurmountable, and up to the Gemmi Pass. With a bit of luck you might see bearded vultures.



4.70 km
Amount untarred route
4.50 km
Altitude difference ascent
950 m
Time required
2 - 4h
Level technique
Level condition
Height profile view map


Possibilities for catering

Accommodation in Leukerbad:
- Hotel Residenz Paradis, + 41 (0)27 470 12 33,


Starting point
Leukerbad (Altitude: 1400 m)
Arrival by public transport
Leukerbad, Bahnhof Timetable SBB
Gemmi (Altitude: 2350 m)
Arrival by public transport
Leukerbad, Gemmi-Bahnen Timetable SBB

Suitable for

The offer is suitable for

  • Adults
  • Children >12 years
  • 50+

Discovering underway

Naturpark Pfyn-Finges

Bearded vulture

The bearded vulture with a wing-span of over 2.6 metres is the largest bird in the Alps. There are numerous stories about this bird from the past, which are evidenced by old trivial names such as "chamois vulture" or "lamb vulture".

Naturpark Pfyn-Finges


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!

Infrastructure SummerInfrastructure WinterFunicular
Naturpark Pfyn-Finges

Dauben Lake

A lake in summer - cross-country skiing in winter. There are also beautiful walks around the Dauben Lake. In winter you can do cross-country skiing or go for a beautiful winter walk.

Naturpark Pfyn-Finges

Hotel Residenz Paradis

The family-friendly Hotel Paradis is based in a peaceful and central location in Leukerbad. The B&B hotel offers a very friendly service with 1-6 beds, a generous breakfast buffet and a wide range of holiday apartments.

HotelGuest houseRoom / Holiday flat