Braunwald: High above Braunwald, riding towards the sun.

Braunwald

Seblen

Seblen

Braunwald

Braunwald

Braunwald 3

Braunwald 3

Kärpf

Kärpf

Eggstöcke

Eggstöcke

Braunwald 2

Braunwald 2

Ortstock

Ortstock

Tödi

Tödi

Gondelbahn Hüttenberg-Grotzenbüel

Gondelbahn Hüttenberg-Grotzenbüel

Chämistuba

Chämistuba

adrenalin backpackers hostel, braunwald im glarnerland, switzerland

adrenalin backpackers hostel, braunwald im glarnerland, switzerland

Ride towards the mountain ridge at the crack of dawn. Then tarry awhile, until the sun rises above the distant peaks. It's one of those unforgettable impressions of the mountains.

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Technical information

Begin of tour: Braunwald
End of tour: Bergstation Gumen
Technical requirements: easy
Physical fitness: medium
Distance: 7.2 km
Total altitude meters: 645 m
Hiking time: 4:00 (hours, minutes)
Culmination point: 1901 m
Panorama: Linthal, Kärpfmassiv, Piz Sardona, Tödi, Clariden
Gastronomy: Rubschen, Berghaus Gumen
Overnight: Braunwald
Access starting point: Mit der Bahn via Ziegelbrücke bis Linthal (KB 735), von Linthal mit der Braunwaldbahn bis Braunwald (KB 2840)
Access point of arrival: Mit der Bahn via Ziegelbrücke bis Linthal (KB 735), von Linthal mit der Braunwaldbahn bis Braunwald (KB 2840), Sesselbahn Gumen (KB 2841)

Description

Braunwald - Schwettiberg - Rubschen - Grotzenbüel - Kneugrat - Seblengrat - Gumen

Accompanied by a knowledgeable guide, early risers can get the best seat in this natural theater. The ascent at the crack of dawn, the view across the Linthal valley to Mt. Tödi and to the Kärpf group, breakfast in the Gumen mountain inn and the subsequent descent by chairlift, all guarantee a spectacular start to your day!

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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.

1 Comments

  • 1
    Maheedharan

    Hi is this hike open in middle of April?

    Tuesday, Jan 24, 2012 6:33 AM

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