blue Hüswäg Trail

Status Please use contact address on the right side to get information
updated on: 17.12.2020 11:27
Time 2.0 h   Distance 4.0 km
Altitude at the start 1368 m ü. M.   Altitude at the end 1563 m ü. M.
lowest point 1368 m ü. M.   highest point 1563 m ü. M.
Ascent 196 m   Difference in altitude 155 m
Location 3999 Oberwald (VS)

Trail details
Description Right behind the church of Oberwald the romantic snow-shoe trail leads from everyday hustle away to the seclusion of the snowy mountain forests. Reaching the highest point of the tour in the midst of a silent clearing you are invited to a refreshing break at the Hotel / Restaurant Rhonequelle. Before passing the “Pischewald” as a gateway back to civilization, take a breather at the legendary Chapel St. Niklaus, with sweeping views across the Rhone Valley.
How to get there by public transport The regional trains of the Matterhorn Gotthard Railway take you from Brig to Oberwald in 1h 23 min. The Goms valley is also easily accessible from the Zurich / Lucerne via Andermatt and the Furka base tunnel.

The timetables for all trains and busses can be found at
How to get there by car From Brig follow cantonal road No 19 (Furkastrasse) for 40 km to Oberwald.

The Goms valley is also easily accessible from direction Zurich / Lucerne via Andermatt – car transport Furka



Zeit: Abfahrt Ankunft
» Bahnverkehrsinformation
Use SBB's online train timetable, as nothing is more convenient than travelling by train.

You can get further information about this Global Trail at the following address:

NameObergoms Tourismus AG
Furkastrasse 617
3985 Münster
Telephone+41 27 974 68 68
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