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Unter dem Birg - Engstligenalp

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In less than two hours, hikers can experience on this well-preserved mule track towards Engstligenalp how cows, goats and dairymen feel each time they go up to the alp. But the nearby roaring waters of the Engstligen Falls also make this route unique.
Open
moderate
Distance 3.2 km
1:50 h
600 m
34 m
1,974 m
1,398 m

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Update: June 15, 2022
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1,974 m
Lowest point
1,398 m
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Rest stops

Restaurant Bergbach
Restaurant Steinbock
Berghaus Bärtschi
Fondue-Igloo Engstligenalp

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

www.engstligenalp.ch
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Start

Unter dem Birg (1,398 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'609'824E 1'145'313N
DD
46.459079, 7.566512
DMS
46°27'32.7"N 7°33'59.4"E
UTM
32T 389923 5146054
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Destination

Engstligenalp

Note


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Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

From Frutigen by bus to Adelboden, Unter dem Birg.

Getting there

By car via Frutigen to Adelboden, Engstligenalp valley station.

Parking

Free parking is available at the Engstligenalp valley station.

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'609'824E 1'145'313N
DD
46.459079, 7.566512
DMS
46°27'32.7"N 7°33'59.4"E
UTM
32T 389923 5146054
w3w 
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Status
Open
Difficulty
moderate
Distance
3.2 km
Duration
1:50 h
Ascent
600 m
Descent
34 m
Highest point
1,974 m
Lowest point
1,398 m
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