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.

Sustenhorn 3502 m Please select a discipline

Thanks to its height, the Sustenhorn is one of the most outstanding viewpoints of Central Switzerland. The normal climbs are easy and are often done in the spring with skis and snowboards. For an impressive and varied alpine tour check out the East Ridge.

Huts in the Region