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Sanetsch, Reservoir

Sanetsch, Reservoir

Cable car Glacier 3000

Cable car Glacier 3000

Glacier 3000

Glacier 3000

Glacier 3000

Glacier 3000



Tour description

From Col du Pillon (1545 m) you take the cable car Glacier 3000 to the top station Scex Rouge (2940 m). From there you enjoy a beautiful view over the fascinating alpine panorama and the glacier Tsanfleuron which you cross. Follow the well market trail across the glacier that will take you in a south-easterly direction to the Tour St. Martin (2908 m), situated at the edge of the glacier. Take the descending path at the end of the furthest skilift, there are no crevices on the glacier in this aerea. There is an indicatin near the lift station that directs you towards the Cabane de Prarochet (2555 m). At the spring of the Saane you take the right hand side trail to the Barrgae du Sanetsch (restaurant 2062 m). The descent to Gsteig (1184 m) by foot takes you 2 h, or you take the cable car. From the valley station it takes you 30 minutes to Gsteig.


Variante A: Descent to Gsteig (Length: 4.5 km / Height: -853 m)


Operating times Sanetsch: 8.30 am - 17.00 pm

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Places along the route: Col du Pillon - Glacier 3000 - Cab. de Prarochet - Col du Sanetsch - Barrage de Sanetsch - Gsteig


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Tour history (B00820)

First published: Samstag, 15. April 2006

Last updated: Mittwoch, 10. August 2016

Tour published by: Presented by www.gstaad.ch

Tour characteristics

Distance: 18.9 km | Time requirement: 5½ h
Ascent: 80 m | Descent: 955 m
Highest point: 2940 m.a.s.l.

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See also

Gstaad Saanenland Tourismus
CH-3780 Gstaad
Tel: +41 (0)33 748 81 81
Fax: +41 (0)33 748 81 83
Internet: www.gstaad.ch
E-Mail: info@gstaad.ch

Information, application groups:
Talstation Sanetsch
3785 Gsteig
Tel. +41 58 477 85 75