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The most beautiful hikes around Kreuzboden - Hohsaas

The Kreuzboden - Hohsaas region offers breathtaking views of 18 four-thousand-metre peaks as well as many top hikes.
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Hiking Route · Switzerland
Almagell High-Altitude Trail
recommended route Difficulty moderate closed
Distance 10.4 km
Duration 3:30 h
Ascent 204 m
Descent 931 m

On this trail above the timberline, you can enjoy unspoilt nature and a fantastic view over the Saas Valley and the Mischabel chain - with the ...

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Hiking Route · Switzerland
Gspon High-Altitude Trail
recommended route Difficulty moderate closed
Distance 17.2 km
Duration 5:00 h
Ascent 740 m
Descent 236 m

The high-altitude trail leads above the tree line from Gspon to Kreuzboden. The Gspon high-level trail offers a wonderful view of the 4,000-metre ...

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Hiking Route · Saas-Fee
Saas Mountain Hut Tour
recommended route Difficulty difficult Multi-stage route closed
Distance 65.3 km
Duration 25:50 h
Ascent 5,186 m
Descent 5,276 m

The multi-day Saas hut tour starts in Gspon and leads along impressive paths to the 4 mountain huts of the Saas Valley. Unique views of the 4,000 ...

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recommended route Difficulty easy closed
Distance 5.8 km
Duration 2:35 h
Ascent 847 m
Descent 0 m

From Saas-Grund, this gentle trail leads you up past the small alp villages, called "Älpini" (=Alp) in the dialect, to Kreuzboden.

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Nature Trail · Saas-Grund
Animal trail to the Weissmieshütte
recommended route Difficulty moderate closed
Distance 1.7 km
Duration 1:00 h
Ascent 326 m
Descent 0 m

Between Kreuzboden and the Weissmieshütte, six local animals are hiding by the wayside. Can you find them?

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recommended route Difficulty moderate closed
Distance 4.7 km
Duration 2:15 h
Ascent 730 m
Descent 0 m

The trail of impressions runs from Kreuzboden via the Weissmieshütte to Hohsaas for long stretches along the slopes the piste and offers stunning ...

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Hiking Route · Saas-Grund
Scenic Trail Saas-Grund - Hohsaas
recommended route Difficulty difficult closed
Distance 9.6 km
Duration 5:15 h
Ascent 1,578 m
Descent 1 m

The path up to the «Chrizbodu» (=Kreuzboden) area takes you over the old but still frequented Triftalp and passes the Weissmieshütte before you ...

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Nature Trail · Saas-Grund
Alpine Flower Trail
recommended route Difficulty moderate closed
Distance 9.6 km
Duration 3:00 h
Ascent 147 m
Descent 986 m

Edelweiss and gentian - these are just two of the approximately 240 species of flowers that can be admired on the alpine flower promenade to Saas ...

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recommended route Difficulty moderate closed
Distance 10.2 km
Duration 3:15 h
Ascent 118 m
Descent 964 m

This trail is also referred to as the “little” Gsponer High-Altitude Trail. It leads from  Kreuzboden (=«Chrizbodu») to «Heimischgarte» and, ...

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Hiking Route · Saas-Grund
Swiss Trail Saas-Grund - Trift
recommended route Difficulty moderate closed
Distance 3.5 km
Duration 1:45 h
Ascent 522 m
Descent 1 m

The Swiss Path above Saas-Grund connects the lower «Furwald» directly with the «Trift» and is one of the more spectacular paths in the Saas Valley.

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Nature Trail · Saas-Grund
Eighteen 4,000-Metre Peaks Trail
recommended route Difficulty easy closed
Distance 1.2 km
Duration 1:30 h
Ascent 94 m
Descent 94 m

Along this 1.2 km circular route starting at Hohsaas (3'142 m a.s.l.), you can admire the 18 magnificent 4,000-metre peaks that surround the Saas ...

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Nature Trail · Saas-Grund
Wellness and Yoga Trail
recommended route Difficulty easy closed
Distance 1.2 km
Duration 1:00 h
Ascent 44 m
Descent 44 m

As the trail's name suggests, wellness and pleasure are at the heart of this hike around Kreuzboden.

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