49 Vier-Quellen-Weg
49 Vier-Quellen-Weg

Hiking

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Vier-Quellen-Weg

Stage 4, Capanna Piansecco CAS–Obergesteln

Route report
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Vier-Quellen-Weg

The route leads to the source area of the River Ticino below the Nufenenpass, home to many marmots. It then continues over the Nufenenpass, crossing magnificent Alpine meadows through the Ägenetal valley, over a hanging bridge and finally along the Rhone to Obergesteln.
The route leads to the source area of the River Ticino below the Nufenenpass, home to many marmots. It then continues over the Nufenenpass, crossing magnificent Alpine meadows through the Ägenetal valley, over a hanging bridge and finally along the Rhone to Obergesteln.
19 km
820 m | 1450 m
6 h 15 min
medium (mountain hiking trail) | difficult

Season

Season
Please note: Snow fields are possible on the upper sections right through to the summer months.

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Winter closure Gommer Waldweg
Duration
04.11.2021 - 01.06.2022
Reason
Path impassable
The bridges over the streams were dismantled
Status
validated
Data source: Swiss Hiking Federation and Cantonal hiking associations

Arrival | return travel

Arrival / return travel Obergesteln
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Contact

Signpost management
Signposting is managed by the cantonal hiking trail organisation on behalf of the canton. Lend a hand by becoming a member in your canton.
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Ticino Sentieri
Via A. Giovannini 3
6710 Biasca
info@ticinosentieri.ch
www.ticinosentieri.ch

Services

Accommodation

Capanna Piansecco CAS
Capanna Piansecco CAS
All'Acqua
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

49 Four Headwaters Trail
49 Four Headwaters Trail
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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