The obligation to book in advance also applies to any overnight stay in a winter quarter or SAC shelter. The website of each hut will provide you with information on how to book your berth.


Hiking or climbing on routes in alpine terrain requires good physical health, meticulous preparation and technical skills in mountain sports. The routes presented here are undertaken at one’s own risk. If you want to safely practice mountain sports, taking training courses run by experts is highly recommended by the SAC. All the contents of the SAC Route Portal are put together with utmost diligence. However, the Swiss Alpine Club and the authors cannot guarantee that the information provided here is up-do-date, correct and complete. Therefore, the SAC and the authors cannot be held liable for possible errors.

Erroneous route description Grosser Piz Buin / Piz Buin Grond

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