Hiking without luggage - follow
the call of the mountains
An adventurous "summit
meeting" - forget the time
Grimsel World Trail
6 days from the Grimsel pass to the Engstlenalp
of Grimsel World Trail
Start at the
the Grimselpass. After six wonderful days of hiking,
you will find yourself on the Engstlenalp. In between
lies the highlights of the Grimsel world.
as much as you like up to the "energy hotspot"
Engstlenalp. Unburdened, you climb up to an exhilarating
high altitude experience, while your luggage rushes
on ahead of you, in order to be ready for you when you
arrive in the evening in your room at the hotel or cabin.
What you will still carry with you, however, is a collection
of unforgettable experiences which will continue to
INDIVIDUALLY ON YOUR WAY
AND, NEVERTHELESS, PERFECTLY LOOKED AFTER
DAY 1: Welcome
to the Grimsel Pass
Individual arrival on the Grimselpass by the post bus.
As required: Luggage delivery in the Hotel Alpenrösli,
the next leg of the journey will be by post bus to Oberwald.
Ascent on the old freight hauler's route to the Grimsel-summit.
Hiking time approx. 4 hours
DAY 2: On
the trail of Nature's wonders
Onwards to the summit experience. The trail to the Sidelhorn
is a mountain hike with views of the barren and magnificent
natural landscape of the Grimsel territory. Whoever
stands on the summit, enjoys an impressive view of the
Goms and of the Bernese High Alps, and on the masses
of ice of the Rhone and the Oberaar glaciers.
Accommodation in the Grimsel Hospiz. Hiking time approx.
DAY 3: Adventure
in the nearly vertical
On the trail of the old freight haulers and a hike around
the Gelmer Lake. Descent with the steepest funicular
railway in the world from Gelmer Lake to the Handegg.
Evening Odyssey in the underwater world of the Oberhäsli
Accommodation in Hotel Handeck. Hiking time approx.
DAY 4: To
Transfer to Guttannen and towards Fahrloui, steep ascent
to the Furtwangsattel.
Overpowering view into the Hasli Valley und into the
Grimsel territory. Descent to Windegghütte and
settling into your room. Hiking time approx. 5 hours
DAY 5: At
Descent from Windegghütte to the new hanging rope
bridge over the Trift Gorge. A golden opportunity to
marvel at the unique, glacier world. With the Trift
railway in to Gadmer Valley and then up again with the
Tälli railway to the Tälli Hut. Enjoy the
sunset on the panorama terrasse. Hiking time approx.
DAY 6: Hiking
into the Horizon
From the Tälli Hut over the Sätteli to the
high energy "hotspot" Engstlenalp. Superb
high alpine hike through the varied alpine flora.
Transfer to Meiringen. Hiking time approx. 4 hours
Included in the price:
2 nights hotel accommodation with
1 night mountain hotel with half-board
2 night's cabin accommodation with half-board
5 bag lunches
Luggage transport - except Windegghütte
Visit to the hydro-electric plant - Pionier guides
Ticket Gelmer railway one-way
Ticket Trift railway one-way
Ticket Tälli railway one-way
Ticket Post bus Engstlenalp-Meiringen
Hiking map Grimsel World
Start: Sunday and
Price per Person: CHF
Single room surcharge: CHF
Alpavia Jrène Stähli
phone +41 33 650 16 02
fax +41 33 650 17 02
of Grimsel World Trail