73 Sardona-Welterbe-Weg
73 Sardona-Welterbe-Weg

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Sardona-Welterbe-Weg

Stage 4, Weisstannen–Sardonahütte

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Sardona-Welterbe-Weg

From the former Walser settlement of Weisstannen through the wild Flyschtal Lavtina to the four-waterfalls valley basin of Batöni. From the Heidelpass to the stage destination, views sweep to the Glarner main thrust fault between Ringelspitz and Piz Sardona.
From the former Walser settlement of Weisstannen through the wild Flyschtal Lavtina to the four-waterfalls valley basin of Batöni. From the Heidelpass to the stage destination, views sweep to the Glarner main thrust fault between Ringelspitz and Piz Sardona.
16 km
1900 m | 760 m
7 h 10 min
medium (mountain hiking trail) | difficult

Arrival | return travel

Arrival / return travel Weisstannen, Oberdorf
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Season

Season
Please note: snowfields possible into the summer months on high-level sections.
Season
Please note: on warm summer days it’s possible that streams along the trail to the Sardonahütte (hut) become swollen, making crossing difficult. On such days it should not be left until too late to hike this demanding section.

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Consideration
Area with livestock guardian dogs: On the mountain pasture Alp Valtüsch you may encounter livestock guardian dogs from the beginning of July until the middle of September. Respecting certain rules helps avoid problems.
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Batöni
Duration
until further notice
Reason
Path impassable
Status
validated
Data source: Swiss Hiking Federation and Cantonal hiking associations

Contact

Signpost management
Signposting is managed by the cantonal hiking trail organisation on behalf of the canton and the communities.
St. Galler Wanderwege
Sömmerliwaldstrasse 7
9000 St. Gallen
info@sg-wanderwege.ch
www.sg-wanderwege.ch

Services

Accommodation

Hotel Restaurant Gemse
Hotel Restaurant Gemse
Weisstannen
Sardonahütte SAC
Sardonahütte SAC
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Bookable offers

73 Sardona-Welterbe-Weg
73 Sardona-Welterbe-Weg
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Places

Weisstannen
Weisstannen
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Places of interest

Tectonic Arena Sardona (UNESCO site)
Tectonic Arena Sardona (UNESCO site)
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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