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Höh

Hiking Trail · Kandersteg
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moderate
Distance 5.3 km
1:30 h
140 m
140 m
1,310 m
1,169 m
An impressive panoramic view of the mountains from Kandersteg.
A number of superb mountain walking routes lead across the Höh.

Panoramic route: Circular tour via Bütschels (edge of woodland), Höhwald to the weir or in reverse.

Moraine route: Turn off at the pedestrian underpass north of the railway station, then climb up the moraine trail as far as the viewing point at Höh.

Duration:
Panoramic route: 2 hours
Moraine route: 45 minutes

Caution!
This area is prone to landslides with massive rocks
which are overgrown with moss; some deep holes in between.
Dangerous for children and dogs.

Author’s recommendation

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Tourismus Adelboden-Lenk-Kandersteg
Update: April 29, 2022
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1,310 m
Lowest point
1,169 m
Best time of year
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Safety information

Auch geöffnete Wanderwege können teilweise noch mit Schnee bedeckt sein. Die Begehung erfolgt auf eigene Verantwortung: Tourismus Adelboden-Lenk-Kandersteg übernimmt keinerlei Haftung bei der Nutzung von lokalen Routen.

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Meteoschweiz

Start

Kandersteg (1,170 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'617'898E 1'149'372N
DD
46.495428, 7.671771
DMS
46°29'43.5"N 7°40'18.4"E
UTM
32T 398074 5149952
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Destination

Kandersteg

Turn-by-turn directions

Kandersteg Bahnhof - Höh - Stauwehr - Kandersteg Bahnhof

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

By train to Kandersteg train station.

Timetable

Getting there

By car to Kandersteg.

Parking

Parkplatz-Liste Kandersteg

Das Reiseziel steht fest, der Abstellplatz ebenso – auf dieser Karte finden Fahrzeuglenker rasch und unkompliziert die passende Parkier-Möglichkeit in der Oberländer Gemeinde. Na dann: Motor aus, Wanderschuh an! 

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'617'898E 1'149'372N
DD
46.495428, 7.671771
DMS
46°29'43.5"N 7°40'18.4"E
UTM
32T 398074 5149952
w3w 
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

Hier braucht’s die schweren Schuhe nicht: Diese leichte Wanderung ist gelb und gut markiert.

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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
5.3 km
Duration
1:30 h
Ascent
140 m
Descent
140 m
Highest point
1,310 m
Lowest point
1,169 m
Public-transport-friendly Circular route Scenic

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