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Tour description

You start the beautiful tour to Furka pass in Oberwald. Past the mountain village Gere, that once has been autonomous and even had an own jurisdiction, you reach alp Lenges, where the cattle from Oberwald spends the summer. From mountain ridge Bidmer you can enjoy magnificent mountain panorama with the Rhone glacier and its spacious valley.
Leisurely you then take the pathway through the gallery Hirschplatten to the top of Furka pass.


Depending on the weather conditions the passage at Hirschplatten may be blocked until the beginning of July through snowfields. Inform yourself previously.

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Places along the route: Oberwald - Gere - Lenges - Bidmer - Hirschplatten - Furkapass


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Tour history (B04423)

First published: Dienstag, 23. April 2013

Last updated: Mittwoch, 21. September 2016

Tour published by: Presented by www.obergoms.ch

Tour characteristics

Distance: 12.7 km | Time requirement: 5 h
Ascent: 1182 m | Descent: 123 m
Highest point: 2519 m.a.s.l.

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Obergoms Tourismus AG
Furkastrasse 53
CH-3985 Münster
Tel.: +41 27 974 68 68
Fax: +41 27 974 68 69
E-Mail: tourismus@obergoms.ch
Internet: www.obergoms.ch