This via ferrata is equipped with rungs and stakes/nails. Not always very nice.
No escape routes. If you start, you finish!
It's possible to rent equipment from the Gurnigel hut.
This region is full of hikers. Leave early if you want peace.
Office du Tourisme du Lac Noir
End: 2'175 m.
Altitude gain: 340 m.
46°43'20.6 N 7°26'44.6 E
From mid-June to end of October (snow)
Approach: 45 minVia Ferrata: 2hWay back: 45 minTotal: 3h30 - 4h
It's a bit of a mess to get to this via ferrata but the car seems to be the most reliable option.
Go to the Wasserscheide parking
Contact the SBB.
Look for the via ferrata via the trail that leads to the Leiterepass. You will get to the base of the cliff and from here you can see the via ferrata scrambling up the wall.
This via ferrata goes up rather steeply and you will discover some sections that are fairly demanding for your arms. But it's doable and the void envelops you. From the top you can see the starting point, imagine the presence of the void!
The climb to the top of the Gantrisch ends with several grassy sections.
You can go towards the Leiterpass on the alpine (as it is designated) trail.
Check with the Tourism Office.
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