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
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