Circular tour of sunny Braunwald

Tödi

Tödi

Braunwald

Braunwald

Seblen

Seblen

Kärpf

Kärpf

Braunwald 2

Braunwald 2

Braunwald 3

Braunwald 3

Eggstöcke

Eggstöcke

adrenalin backpackers hostel, braunwald im glarnerland, switzerland

adrenalin backpackers hostel, braunwald im glarnerland, switzerland

Chämistuba

Chämistuba

Ortstock

Ortstock

Gondelbahn Hüttenberg-Grotzenbüel

Gondelbahn Hüttenberg-Grotzenbüel

Grotzenbüel

Grotzenbüel

The holiday resort of Braunwald is situated high above the Linth valley, surrounded by the mighty Glarner Alps. Because it faces south, Braunwald is wonderfully sunny even in the winter months.

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Technical information

Begin of tour: Braunwald station
End of tour: Braunwald station
Access starting point: Funicular to Braunwald
Access point of arrival: Funicular from Braunwald
Technical requirements: easy
Physical fitness easy
Hiking time: 2 h
Length: 7 km
Gastronomy: Restaurants in Braunwald, Schwettiberg und Grotzenbüel

Description

Time and again on this hike through the sprawling village of Braunwald, you will find yourself stopping to admire the superb views – whether of the Tödi, the Clariden or the very distinctive peaks of the Ortstock. During your ascent, you will see dozens of toboggan fans whizzing past you in the opposite direction on their way from Grotzenbüel down to Braunwald – a real spectacle that is sure to delight the whole family.

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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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