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View of Amden to the Walensee

View of Amden to the Walensee



Tour description

This geological history path shows hikers in 15 locations the dramatic processes that led to the creation of today's landscape.

In addition, visitors learn about the affects of glaciers and how flooding reshaped entire regions.


Variante A: Ziegelbrücke - Rittersberg
Variante B: Rittersberg - Weesen - Lago Mio (Betlis)


There ist a broschure available (CHF 7.00):
Tourismus Amden-Weesen +41 (0)58 228 28 30
Train Station Schänis +41 (0)55 615 11 15
Train Station Ziegelbrücke +41 (0)55 610 11 31

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Places along the route: Schänis - Schäner Berg - Rittersberg - Gufler - Brand - Amden


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Tour history (B01054)

First published: Freitag, 6. April 2007

Last updated: Freitag, 27. Juni 2014

Tour published by: Presented by www.heidiland.com

Tour characteristics

Distance: 12.8 km | Time requirement: 4 h
Ascent: 891 m | Descent: 891 m
Highest point: 1007 m.a.s.l.

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See also

Heidiland Tourismus AG
Infostelle Walensee-Unterterzen
Walenseestrasse 18
CH-8882 Unterterzen
Tel: +41 (0)81 720 17 17
Fax: +41 (0)81 720 17 18
E-Mail: unterterzen@heidiland.com
Internet: www.heidiland.com

Hiking map HEIDILAND:

Herr David Imper
Untergasse 19
8888 Heiligkreiz/Mels
Tel: +41 (0)81 723 59 13
Fax: +41 (0)81 723 59 16
E-Mail: impergeologie@spin.ch
Internet: www.geopark.ch