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From Göschenen (Normal route) Voralphütte SAC 2126 m

  • Difficulty
    PD+
  • Ascent
    4–4:30 h, 1020 m
  • Descent
    1020 m
  • Exposure
    SE, S, SW

Route description

Göschenen - Voralphütte

From Göschenen train station (1107 m) follow the Gotthardstrasse into the village then continue straight past the power station and into Göschenertal. At Bitzi cross to the N side of the stream. Continue along the Göschenertal road to Wiggen (1317 m). Then follow the line of the summer path northwards trough rough forest beside the Voralpreuss and on to Alp Horenfelli (1796 m). Soon after, cross to the west of the stream and continue up along the valley floor via Flachensteinen (1990 m) to reach the hut.

Additional information

Departure and arrival point

Göschenen, train station (1106 m)

Route number

78

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