This demanding hike requires stamina. The ascent from Gondo up to the 3287m high Zwischbergenpass is a good 2500 metres above sea level.
This hike is very demanding in terms of condition. One climbs up to 3300 m.a.s.l. and overcomes almost 2500 m.a.s.l. of ascent. This route is not recommended for inexperienced hikers.
Connection to public transport in Gondo and Saas-Almagell.
Option: From Zwischbergen (Bord) the route is reduced by approx. 2 hours and 500 metres in altitude.
Attention: This is an alpine hike. The hike is at your own risk. Insurance is the responsibility of the hiker.
Equipment adapted to the weather is indispensable. For all hikes it is strongly recommended to wear good, sturdy mountain boots.
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