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Tour description

The walk leads from the Albis pass to the Hochwacht observation tower and then further through the wetlands of Waldmatt. Afterwards the ascent follows Albishorn and on to Bürglen - the highest point of the walk - before it then descends to Tüfenbach.


Hochwacht observation tower is always open.
The walk is possible all year round.

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Places along the route: Albispass - Aussichtsturm Hochwacht - Feuchtgebiet Waldmatt - Albishornweiher - Albishorn - Bürglen - Tüfenbach


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Tour history (B04169)

First published: Dienstag, 1. März 2011

Last updated: Mittwoch, 9. Dezember 2015

Tour published by: Presented by www.wildnispark.ch

Tour characteristics

Distance: 7.2 km | Time requirement: 3½ h
Ascent: 396 m | Descent: 396 m
Highest point: 915 m.a.s.l.

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See also

Stiftung Wildnispark Zürich
Alte Sihltalstrasse 38
8135 Sihlwald
+41 44 722 55 22
+41 44 722 55 23 (Fax)
E-mail: info@wildnispark.ch
Internet: www.wildnispark.ch

Netzwerk Schweizer Pärke: www.netzwerk-paerke.ch
«Sie finden mehr Informationen über diese Tour in der «Schweizer Pärke» App.» www.paerke.ch/de/angebote/app.php

Restaurant Albishorn
Opening times under: www.restaurant-albishorn.ch