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Allmenalp

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moderate
Distance 7.5 km
2:40 h
618 m
62 m
First, follow the signs to Üschenetal. Head for the Allmenalp by following the relatively easy mountain trail with panoramic views from the end of the northbound Alpstrasse in Ueschinental. Take the Kandersteg-Allmenalp cable car for a relaxed return to Kandersteg.


Gastronomy:

- Village Restaurants
- Restaurant Lohner Üschene
- Restaurant Allmenalp

Allmenalpbahn timetable & prices

Author’s recommendation

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Update: August 23, 2021
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Highest point
1,789 m
Lowest point
1,170 m
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Rest Stop

Bahnhof Kandersteg
Bergrestaurant Allmenalp

Safety information

Open hiking trails may also still be partially covered with snow. Hiking is at your own risk: Tourism Adelboden-Lenk-Kandersteg accepts no liability whatsoever when using local routes.

Tips and hints

Technikskala SAC
Snow Maps SLF
Meteo Swiss

Start

train station Kandersteg (1,174 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'617'875E 1'149'359N
DD
46.495307, 7.671471
DMS
46°29'43.1"N 7°40'17.3"E
UTM
32T 398051 5149939
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Destination

Allmenalp

Turn-by-turn directions

Allmenalp - Ryharts - Usser Üschene - Eggeschwand - Kandersteg

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

Arrival at Kandersteg train station
South of the Lötschberg, north of the Kander Valley. For this point between Brig (38 min.)and Bern (67 min.), an hourly train service is in operation. The train station is an ideal meeting point for many tours.

Mountain railway: timetable

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'617'875E 1'149'359N
DD
46.495307, 7.671471
DMS
46°29'43.1"N 7°40'17.3"E
UTM
32T 398051 5149939
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

T1-2

No need for heavy boots here this easy hike is well marked in either yellow or red white. Ofcourse, it can be steep at times, but there are also numerous mountain restaurants along the way.


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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
7.5 km
Duration
2:40 h
Ascent
618 m
Descent
62 m
Public-transport-friendly Linear route Refreshment stops available Family-friendly Cableway ascent/descent Dog-friendly

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