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Tellenburg - circular route

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  • Tellenburg
    Tellenburg
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m 850 800 750 5 4 3 2 1 km Spielplatz Engstlige Hotel Simplon Tellenburg Bahnhof Frutigen Bahnhof Frutigen
Tellenburg: the former guardian of the Kander Valley.
easy
Distance 5.3 km
1:15 h
87 m
97 m
841 m
770 m
This varied, one-and-a-half-hour tour starts at the station and leads via Reinisch to the tower of the ruins. On the way back via Kanderbrück, other historic buildings such as the old customs house await.

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Update: May 26, 2022
Difficulty
easy
Technique
Stamina
Highest point
841 m
Lowest point
770 m
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Track types

Asphalt 27.08%Forested/wild trail 27.64%Path 35.89%Road 9.36%
Asphalt
1.4 km
Forested/wild trail
1.5 km
Path
1.9 km
Road
0.5 km
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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

Meteo Swiss

Start

Frutigen train station (779 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'616'277E 1'159'736N
DD
46.588700, 7.651024
DMS
46°35'19.3"N 7°39'03.7"E
UTM
32T 396659 5160343
w3w 
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Destination

Frutigen train station

Turn-by-turn directions

Frutigen railway station - Hotel Simplon - Reinisch - Tellenburg -Kanderbrück - Frutigen railway station

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Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

Arrival at Frutigen train station

The train stops here twice an hour, and this is the starting point for many tours. Just 45 minutes from Berne, the town really lives up to its reputation as the region's transport hub.

Parking

Parkings Frutigen

The destination has been decided, and so has the parking space - on this map, drivers can quickly and easily find the right parking option in the Oberland municipality. Well then: engine off, hiking boots on!

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'616'277E 1'159'736N
DD
46.588700, 7.651024
DMS
46°35'19.3"N 7°39'03.7"E
UTM
32T 396659 5160343
w3w 
///remarked.curtains.reservoir
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

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Equipment

T1-2

No need for heavy boots here – this easy hike is well-marked in either yellow or red-white.


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Difficulty
easy
Distance
5.3 km
Duration
1:15 h
Ascent
87 m
Descent
97 m
Highest point
841 m
Lowest point
770 m
Public-transport-friendly Circular route Scenic Family-friendly Cultural/historical interest Dog-friendly

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