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This hike offers spectacular panoramic views of the Alps and the countryside around Basel, extending beyond Switzerland’s borders to the Black Forest in Germany and the Vosges in France.

Description

The hike starts at an altitude of 925 metres above sea level and is easily reached from Reigoldswil by cable car. Enjoy the tranquility of nature as you gradually make your way from Wasserfallen towards Thal Nature Park. The trail leads mostly through sunny woods and meadows as it heads towards Passwang, Schelten Pass and Brunnersberg (1,118 metres above sea level). Dotted along the way are traditional country inns serving mainly local produce. The BusAlpin brings hikers back down to Balsthal.

An enjoyable tour includes the careful planning of the same. Please inform yourself in advance at the local information center about the route and weather conditions. Depending on the season and weather conditions, this route may be blocked or interrupted

Technical information

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Start location
Reigoldswil Wasserfallen
Elevation level - Direction
Before alps, One way
Altitude (meter above sea level)
1201 m
Ascent
863 m
Descent
668 m
Distance
17.5 km
Duration
5 h 15 min
Technical requirements
Easy
Physical requirements
Medium
Season
June - October
Theme
With panoramic view, To an alp, Through a nature conservation area

Map

SwitzerlandMobility Map: This element is not accessible for disabled people.

Contact

Luftseilbahn Reigoldswil-Wasserfallen
Oberbiel 62
Postfach 19
4418 Reigoldswil
Switzerland

Phone +41 (0)61 941 18 20
Mobile phone +41 (0)61 941 18 81
Fax +41 (0)61 943 00 89
info@wasserfallenbahn.ch
wasserfallenbahn.ch

Quick Facts

Route number

Distance

17.5 km

Duration

5 h 15 min

Ascent

863 m

Travel information: Reigoldswil Wasserfallen