6 Alpine Passes Trail
6 Alpine Passes Trail
6 Alpine Passes Trail
6 Alpine Passes Trail
6 Alpine Passes Trail
6 Alpine Passes Trail

Hiking

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Alpine Passes Trail

Stage 9, Cap. Corno-Gries–Ulrichen

Route report
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Alpine Passes Trail

The Val Corno stretching up from Cap. Gorno-Gries to Passo del Corno is very interesting in landscape and geological terms. Garnet inclusions in slate on the Griesspass, picturesque Griessee on the edge of a glacier world. Long descent to Goms.
The Val Corno stretching up from Cap. Gorno-Gries to Passo del Corno is very interesting in landscape and geological terms. Garnet inclusions in slate on the Griesspass, picturesque Griessee on the edge of a glacier world. Long descent to Goms.
14 km
300 m | 1300 m
4 h 10 min
medium (mountain hiking trail) | difficult

Season

Season
Beware: snowfields possible into summer months on high-level sections.

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Hint
Rail/bus/boat: long section, please note postbus recommendation No. 269 Griespass Abzweigung–Ulrichen.
Ascent Nufenenpass (from Ulrichen)
269
Ascent Nufenenpass (from Ulrichen)
Rail, bus, boat recommendation
Ulrichen, Bahnhof–Griespass, Abzw.
or
Griespass, Abzw.–Ulrichen, Bahnhof
Reason: metres in height saved approx. 1100m.
SBB Timetable

Arrival | return travel

Arrival / return travel Ulrichen
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Contact

Signpost management
Signposting is managed by the cantonal hiking trail organisation on behalf of the communities. Lend a hand by becoming a member in your canton.
Become a member
Valrando
Rue Pré-Fleuri 6
1951 Sion
info@valrando.ch
www.valrando.ch

Services

Accommodation

Capanna Corno-Gries CAS
Capanna Corno-Gries CAS
All'Acqua
Hotel Nufenen
Hotel Nufenen
Ulrichen
Hotel Astoria
Hotel Astoria
Ulrichen
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Bookable offers

6 Alpine Passes Trail: Olivone - Ulrichen
6 Alpine Passes Trail: Olivone - Ulrichen
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Places

Ulrichen
Ulrichen
Obergesteln
Obergesteln
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Places of interest

Obergesteln–Griespass
Obergesteln–Griespass
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Signalization

Signalization
For hiking, follow the logo indicated on the yellow signposts. Take a printout of our web map on your hike for safety's sake.
Signalization