Approach to Hochflueplatten Rigi Hochflue 1698 m
- 1–1:15 h, 360 m
- 90 m
Exposed Appraoch to Hochflueplatten
Firstly on a marked path, then following faint tracks through forest and scree to a steep wall secured with a fixed rope.
From the the cable car station, follow the marked footpath direction Rigi Hochflue, bypass the Gottertli, and arrive at the ridge by Egg.
Descend westwards from Alp Egg, horizontally through forest and over scree towards the cliff. A ledge leads round and up to a steep 20 m wall with a fixed rope (abseiled in descent). Continue along the cliff base to the start of the route.
- Departure point
Urmiberg, Bergstation (1128 m)
Informationen zur Seilbahn Brunnen–Urmiberg: www.urmiberg.ch/bergbahn/
- Difficulty / Material
The steep wall is exposed. Children and beginners should be roped up.