1 Aare Canoe
1 Aare Canoe
1 Aare Canoe
1 Aare Canoe

Canoeing

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Aare Canoe

Stage 6, Olten–Aarau

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Aare Canoe

Electricity defines the character of the river along this energy-packed stage; where several captures demonstrate monumental engineering achievements. Start and finish of this route are the interesting towns of Olten and Aarau, naturally united through the River Aare.
Electricity defines the character of the river along this energy-packed stage; where several captures demonstrate monumental engineering achievements. Start and finish of this route are the interesting towns of Olten and Aarau, naturally united through the River Aare.
14 km
easy | medium

Arrival | return travel

Arrival / return travel Olten
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Boat entrance point Olten
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Dangerous spot
Between Trimbach and Winznau entrance into the power station canal («Olten-Gösgen power station»).Stay close to left river bank because of current towards weir.
Boat exit point Aarau
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Arrival | return travel

Arrival / return travel Aarau
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Transfer Aarau–Olten
813
Transfer Aarau–Olten
Rail, bus, boat recommendation
Aarau–Olten
Reason: access to Route.
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Transfer Full–Biel/Bienne
812
Transfer Full–Biel/Bienne
Rail, bus, boat recommendation
Full, Fähre–Biel/Bienne
Reason: access to Route.
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Hint
Power plants and weirs can be passed effortlessly with a folding boat trolley.

General safety

Water level Aare
Recommended outward flow: Murgenthal <500 m3/s.
SMS Code (send to number 9234, resp. +41 76 414 12 34): Q 2063.
Daily measurement of outward flow

Services

Accommodation

Hotel Amaris
Hotel Amaris
Olten
Bed and Breakfast Olten
Bed and Breakfast Olten
Olten
Hotel Arte Kongresszentrum
Hotel Arte Kongresszentrum
Olten
Hotel Restaurant Bar Astoria
Hotel Restaurant Bar Astoria
Olten
Schibli’s Bed and Breakfast
Schibli’s Bed and Breakfast
Olten
Hotel Restaurant zur Kapelle
Hotel Restaurant zur Kapelle
Trimbach
Landgasthof Kreuz
Landgasthof Kreuz
Obergösgen
Hotel Kettenbrücke
Hotel Kettenbrücke
Aarau
Bed & Breakfast Tuch & Laube
Bed & Breakfast Tuch & Laube
Aarau
Hotel Aarauerhof
Hotel Aarauerhof
Aarau
zum graf bed & breakfast
zum graf bed & breakfast
Aarau
Hotel Restaurant Ascott
Hotel Restaurant Ascott
Rombach
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Places

Olten
Olten
Aarau
Aarau
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Places of interest

Swiss Writer's Path
Swiss Writer's Path
Aargauer Kunsthaus
Aargauer Kunsthaus
Naturama
Naturama
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Swimming

Olten Lido
Olten Lido
Aarau outdoor swimming pool
Aarau outdoor swimming pool
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