40 ViaSprinz
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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Saving metres in altitude
There is a chair lift between Trübsee (Jochpass) and Jochpass that saves about 450 metres in altitude.
Saving metres in altitude
There is a chair lift between Jochpass and Engstlensee that saves about 300 metres in altitude.
Saving metres in altitude
There is an aerial cableway between Engelberg (Talstation Titlis) and Trübsee that saves about 800 metres in altitude.

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.
Nidwaldner Wanderwege
6370 Stans
info@nw-wanderwege.ch
www.nw-wanderwege.ch

Services

Accommodation

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

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