Discovering the Vorab Glacier area

Flims

Mutta Rodunda

Mutta Rodunda

Caumasee - La Mutta

Caumasee - La Mutta

Talstation Flims

Talstation Flims

Waldhaus Flims Mountain Resort & Spa

Waldhaus Flims Mountain Resort & Spa

Caumasee - Insel

Caumasee - Insel

Vorab Gletscher

Vorab Gletscher

Rheinschlucht

Rheinschlucht

Talstation Flims Panorama

Talstation Flims Panorama

Situated high above the Rhine Valley and Flims, the Vorabgletscher has formed an incredible glacier world. Everywhere you look, glacier melt water flows through meadows and moraines. Behold nature's veritable works of art - bizarre stone formations and rocks polished smooth by the ice.

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Technical information

Begin of tour: Flims, Sport Center
End of tour: Flims, Sports Center
Technical requirements: challenging
Physical fitness: challenging
Distance: 36.6 km
Total altitude meters: 1560 m
Biking time: 03:00 - 04:30 (hours, minutes)
Elevation start and end of tour: 1081 m
Season: June - October
Panorama: Magnificent views.
Gastronomy: Various possibilities
Overnight: Flims
Access starting point: By Postal Car from Chur up to Flims
Access point of arrival: Flims, Sports Center
Literature: Bike-Explorer

Description

This tour, which requires physical fitness and stamina, leads up to the firn of the Vorabgletscher, a place where skiers enjoy their sport even in the summer. To crown it all, a superbly fast and tricky downhill takes you back to Flims.

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The careful planning of a tour will ensure that you also derive the maximum pleasure and enjoyment from it. Please take the time to contact the local information centre and enquire about route and weather conditions before setting off. Your intended trail may be fully or partially closed, depending on the time of year and weather conditions.

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