Salbitbrücke Hiking Trail

Nepal-style trekking...over a 90-meter long and 64-cenimeter wide hanging bridge by Salbitschijen, which unites the two Salbit and Voralp (pre-Alp) SAC mountain huts. Talk is of a an unbelievably spectacular mountain trail at 2380-meter altitude, amid the wild and rugged scenery of the towering Salbitschijen granite rocks, together with views of the Dammakette glacial world and Sustenhorn. You can’t get much closer to that thrilling Himalayan-bridge feeling than this ...

Mammut Packing List iPhone App

Mammut Packing List iPhone App

Nature Sports – Nature Protection

Sports activities and nature conservancy are not always and everywhere reconcilable. Conflicts arise frequently: Climbing activities during the breeding times of the peregrine falcon and the eagle owl, or paragliding in areas where chamois make their home, are disturbing influences in pristine nature.

Sports activities and nature conservancy are not always and everywhere reconcilable. Conflicts arise frequently: Climbing activities during the breeding times of the peregrine falcon and the eagle owl, or paragliding in areas where chamois make their home, are disturbing influences in pristine nature.

Nature Sports – Nature Protection

Planning a Tour. Climbing the Mountains.

Before preparing a memorable tour it is important to plan ahead, take weather reports and the condition of the routes into consideration, collect all information on the chosen tour and, of course, to acquire a complete set of mountain gear.

Climbers are particularly prudent and thoughtful. Planning and preparing a climb are as important as the execution. Taking into account other climbers on the same mountain is as much a concern for them as the protection of untouched nature.

Planning a Tour. Climbing the Mountains.