Hike Along the Suonen in the Baltschieder Valley

Small irrigation channels are alimented by glacier water. They have been in place since the 14th Century. Today there are well-groomed hiking trails which follow them. more

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Gondo Gorge

The hike to the Gondo Gorge begins at Gabi/Gstein on the Simplon Road. The Stockalperweg, an ancient muleteer track, is also found here. more

Gondo Gorge
Schwarzsee (2372 m)

Schwarzsee (2372 m)

22-30 metres deep with a deeply fissured bottom. The lake derives its name from its dark waters.
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Hike Along the Suonen in the Baltschieder Valley

Small irrigation channels are alimented by glacier water. They have been in place since the 14th Century. Today there are well-groomed hiking trails which follow them.

Four narrow valleys run from the Bietschhorn (3934 m.a.sl.) in the Northern Valais Alps towards the Rhone Valley: the Joli Valley, the Gredetsch Valley, the Bietsch Valley and the Baltschieder Valley.

Gondo Gorge

The hike to the Gondo Gorge begins at Gabi/Gstein on the Simplon Road. The Stockalperweg, an ancient muleteer track, is also found here.

The hike to the Gondo Gorge begins at Gabi/Gstein on the Simplon Road. The Stockalperweg, an ancient muleteer track, is also found here.

Schwarzsee (2372 m)

22-30 metres deep with a deeply fissured bottom. The lake derives its name from its dark waters.