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40 ViaSprinz

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ViaSbrinz

Stage 2, Engelberg–Engstlenalp

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ViaSbrinz

A challenging mountain stage over the 2207-metre-high Jochpass, the boundary between Inner Switzerland and the Bernese Oberland. The hike is enhanced by magnificent landscapes with mountain meadows, lakes and impressive peaks, above all the snow-capped Titlis.
A challenging mountain stage over the 2207-metre-high Jochpass, the boundary between Inner Switzerland and the Bernese Oberland. The hike is enhanced by magnificent landscapes with mountain meadows, lakes and impressive peaks, above all the snow-capped Titlis.
13 km
1300 m | 440 m
5 h 10 min
medium (mountain hiking trail) | difficult

Arrival | return travel

Arrival / return travel Engelberg
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Season

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

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Ascent Jochpass
206
Ascent Jochpass
Rail, bus, boat recommendation
Engstlensee–Jochpass
or
Jochpass–Engstlensee
Reason: metres in height saved approx. 350m.
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Ascent Trübsee
207
Ascent Trübsee
Rail, bus, boat recommendation
Engelberg (Talstation Titlis)–Trübsee
or
Trübsee–Engelberg (Talstation Titlis)
Reason: metres in height saved approx. 700m.
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Ascent Jochpass
208
Ascent Jochpass
Rail, bus, boat recommendation
Trübsee (Jochpass)–Jochpass
or
Jochpass–Trübsee (Jochpass)
Reason: metres in height saved approx. 600m.
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Arrival | return travel

Arrival / return travel Engstlenalp
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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
Nidwaldner Wanderwege
6370 Stans
info@nw-wanderwege.ch
www.nw-wanderwege.ch

Services

Accommodation

Bärghuis Jochpass
Bärghuis Jochpass
Engelberg
Jugendherberge Engelberg
Jugendherberge Engelberg
Engelberg
Hotel Bellevue-Terminus
Hotel Bellevue-Terminus
Engelberg
Berglodge Ristis
Berglodge Ristis
Engelberg
Hotel Crystal Engelberg
Hotel Crystal Engelberg
Engelberg
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Bookable offers

Sbrinz-Route: 3 Pässe - ein Erlebnis
Sbrinz-Route: 3 Pässe - ein Erlebnis
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Places

Engelberg - Titlis
Engelberg - Titlis
Engstlenalp
Engstlenalp
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Places of interest

Trudy Trail
Trudy Trail
Jochpass Trail
Jochpass Trail
Benedictine Monastery Engelberg
Benedictine Monastery Engelberg
Cheese Factory
Cheese Factory
Folk Museum
Folk Museum
Hells Bells Trail
Hells Bells Trail
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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