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From Lidernenhütte SAC Hagelstock 2181 m

  • Difficulty
    PD-
  • Ascent
    1:30–2 h, 450 m
  • Descent
    1000 m
  • Exposure
    NE

This is a pretty, easy ski tour offering a long descent, if there is sufficient snow in the forest below Lidernenhütte. The tour can also be started at Gitschen, the summit station of the Chäppeliberg-Spilau aerial cableway.

Route description

Lidernenhütte - Hagelstock

From Lidernenhütte (1727 m) ascend south-south-westward to Spilauer See via Abedweid. This point can also be reached from Gitschen (1717 m), the summit station of the Chäppeliberg-Spilau aerial cableway, via Spilauhütten. From the southern end of the lake ascend to the col (2139 m) between Siwfass and Hagelstock, passing Alt Stafel (1973 m) on the west. Follow the ridge south-westward to the summit.

Descent

On the ascent until Lidernenhütte; continue through the steep forest to Käppeliberg via Broholz. This descent is recommended only if there is sufficient snow.

Additional information

Departure point
End point

Riemenstalden, Chäppeliberg (1177 m)

Reservation for bus Sisikon - Chäppeliberg necessary. www.riemenstalden.com/wp/

Cable car: www.spilau.ch

Waypoints

Luftseilbahn Chäppeliberg (Lidernen), Bergstation (1717 m)

Information about the Chäppliberg-Spilau aerial cableway: www.lidernenhuette.ch/lage.htm. There are crowds on beautiful days.

Route number

611a

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