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Kanderfirn Kandersteg

Mountain Hike · Kandersteg
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Distance 13.7 km
6:10 h
886 m
886 m
2,438 m
1,551 m
The chance to see the Kander glacier close up.From Selden in Gasterntal continue into the valley on the marked route as far as Heimritz and carry on to the edge of the glacier.You can only cross the glacier to Mutthorn mountain hut accompanied by a mountain guide or local Alpine guide (danger due to rock crevices).

Duration:Selden - Kanderfirn: 3 hoursSelden - Kanderfirn - Selden: 5 hours

GastronomyBerghotel Steinbock, Berghotel Gasterntal-Selden, Berghaus Heimritz

Best seasonSummer, autumnunsuitable in snow

Caution!Patches of snow still cover the steeper sections and summit!

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Update: June 01, 2021
Difficulty
moderate
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Highest point
2,438 m
Lowest point
1,551 m
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Selden (1,551 m)
Coordinates:
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2'622'111E 1'143'749N
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46.444717, 7.726380
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46°26'41.0"N 7°43'35.0"E
UTM
32T 402174 5144248
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Selden

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2'622'111E 1'143'749N
DD
46.444717, 7.726380
DMS
46°26'41.0"N 7°43'35.0"E
UTM
32T 402174 5144248
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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
13.7 km
Duration
6:10 h
Ascent
886 m
Descent
886 m
Highest point
2,438 m
Lowest point
1,551 m
Out and back Refreshment stops available Geological highlights Insider tip

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