On this six-hour snowshoe tour you will discover two winter pearls of the Bernese Oberland: the Engstligenalp plateau and the Ammertenspitz.
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Six hour snowshoe hike through snowy mountain areas
Reach an altitude of over 2,600 meters
Discover the Engstligenalp, the Ammertenpass and the Ammertenspitz
Professional and experienced leadership
Six hour hike on snowshoes
Accompaniment by professional tour guide
This guided snowshoe hike offers you an active and sporty mountain and winter experience. From Engstligenalp you and your companions will hike over the Ammerten pass to the Ammertenspitz, where a fantastic view awaits you!
You undertake this tour together with a competent and experienced hiking and snowshoe tour guide. You meet them at the Engstligenalpbahn valley station at 08:45 in the morning. From there you take the cable car that brings you to the high plateau Engstligenalp (1900 m.a.s.l.). This is where the actual hike begins, using snowshoes, poles, shovels and probes
First of all, there is a gentle ascent of about 400 meters. Once you reach the top of the Ammerten Pass, you will be rewarded with a fabulous alpine panorama: snow-covered peaks as far as the eye can see!
You will also cover the last 200 meters of altitude difference to the Ammertenspitz with ease. Here, another enchanting view of the Swiss Alps reveals itself to you.
On the way back, with the help of the guide, you follow your own tracks back to Engstligenalp. Afterwards, the cable car will take you to the valley station, where your adventure hike on snowshoes will come to an end around 5:00 pm
This unique snowshoe hike offers the majestic silence of the mountains as well as breathtaking views of the Swiss Alps. The sporty tour leads you through the magical winter wonderland of the Bernese Oberland, a true spectacle!
Hiking time: about 6 hours 15 minutes
Length of the hike: 10.5 kilometers,
Ascent or descent of 743 meters
Meeting point: Engstligenalpbahn valley station
Time: 08:45 h, the tour ends at about 17:00 h
Bring warm clothes (onion layer principle!), sunglasses, snowshoes, gloves, sticks
Equipment (e.g. snowshoes) can be rented
Ticket for public transport is not included
Unter dem Birg 1662A, 3715 Adelboden, Switzerland