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Tour description

What a view! On the Raten pass, the Aegeri valley lies at your feet. We start our hike easily direction Gottschankenberg. From there a wonderful panorama hiking path takes us past the Bloodhound Missile base to the Maria Hilf Convent on the Gubel. The different views of all together five lakes make this hike very special. And finally an enticing cup of coffee in the convent village of Menzingen!

Raten pass direction Gottschalkenberg – Abschwändi – Gottschalkenberg – Brändlen, through the wood to Bruustweid – around the hill to Hintertann – steep uphill to the Chnollenweid – down to Füürschwand – right direction Gubel – on the ridge to the Gubel convent – right downhill via Bolzli – Bumbach – to Menzingen.

Places of interest:

- Restaurant Raten
- Restaurant Gottschalkenberg
- Restaurant Gubel, Menzingen
- Bloodhound Missile Base on the Gubel
- Diversion to the «Bellevue» view point at Gottschalkenberg
- Sunset on the Gubel with view of Lake Zug
- Menzingen Convent with Mission Museum


Car-parking on the Raten pass.
Please consult the bus timetable if coming by public transport.

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Places along the route: Zug - Oberägeri (by bus) - Ratenpass (by bus) - Raten - Gottschalkenberg - Gubel - Menzingen - Zug (by bus)


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Tour history (B01811)

First published: Dienstag, 31. März 2009

Last updated: Mittwoch, 15. Januar 2014

Tour published by: Presented by www.zug-tourismus.ch

Tour characteristics

Distance: 14 km | Time requirement: 3 h
Ascent: 304 m | Descent: 304 m
Highest point: 1210 m.a.s.l.

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See also

Reisezentrum Zug
CH-6304 Zug
Tel: +41 (0)41 723 68 00
Fax: +41 (0)41 723 68 10
E-Mail: tourism@zug.ch
Internet: www.zug-tourismus.ch

Bloodhound Missile Base on the Gubel: www.mhsz.ch
Menzingen Convent with Mission Museum: www.kath.ch/kloster-menzingen
bus & train connnections: www.sbb.ch or www.zvb.ch

Restaurant Raten: www.raten.ch
Restaurant Gottschalkenberg: www.gottschalkenberg.ch