Begin of tour: Wengen station
End of tour: Kleine Scheidegg station
Access starting point: By train from Interlaken Ost to Lauterbrunnen and on to Wengen
Access point of arrival: By train back to Wengen or Grindelwald
Technical requirements: Easy
Physical fitness: Average
Total altitude meters: Approx. 800 m
Hiking time: 2 hrs. 45 min.
Season: June to October
Gastronomy: Wengen, Allmend, Kleine Scheidegg
Overnight: Wengen, Kleine Scheidegg
Various: Views of the Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau and down into the Lauterbrunnen valley
This route winds along on wide but sometime steep paths from the resort of Wengen up to the Wengernalp and on to the Kleine Scheidegg, with the world-famous outline of the Eiger, the Mönch and the Jungfrau in front of you all the way. However, it is only on the stretch between the Wengernalp and the Kleine Scheidegg that the whole panorama of the three mountain giants unfolds before you. During the first part of the climb, your gaze is drawn to the glittering peak of the Silberhorn. Down below are the imposing steep cliffs of the Lauterbrunnen valley.
Wengen - Wengernalp - Kleine Scheidegg
A wide path climbs more or less steadily from the resort of Wengen over the Wengernalp and up to the Kleine Scheidegg.
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.