icn_wandern Furka Höhenweg: Andermatt - Furka pass


Furka Höhenweg: Andermatt - Furka pass

The Furka Höhenweg (Swiss Regional Route Nr. 51) leads in two stages of Andermatt over the Furka pass to Oberwald. The stage Andermatt - Furka pass leads past the rocky south-eastern slopes of Urserental and grants keen sights to Hospental and Realp and the historic Furka steam train. Alpine flowers, moors and mountain streams lining the path on Tiefenbach up to the top of the pass. The Valais section of the Furka Höhenweg (Furkapass-Oberwald) is also part of the Four Headwaters Trail.

Tour data

Tour length:22 km
Time requirement:7.25 h
Ascent:1666 m
Descent:672 m
Highest point:2461 m.o.s
Starting point:Andermatt, station
Places along the route:Andermatt - Planggen - Lutersee - Blauseeli - Lochberg - Tiefenbach - Furka pass

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