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Hiking Trail recommended route Stage 15

ViaBerna. Etappe 15: Schynige Platte – First

Hiking Trail · Bernese Oberland
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  • Auf dem Höhenweg von der Schynige Platte zum Faulhorn.
    Auf dem Höhenweg von der Schynige Platte zum Faulhorn.
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m 2800 2600 2400 2200 2000 1800 16 14 12 10 8 6 4 2 km Berghotel Faulhorn First Cliff Walk Berghaus Männdlenen Bachseen Schynige-Platte-Bahn
difficult
Distance 16.7 km
6:00 h
900 m
701 m
2,618 m
1,930 m

Author’s recommendation

Difficulty
difficult
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
2,618 m
Lowest point
1,930 m
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Track types

Asphalt 0.58%Forested/wild trail 31.05%Path 68.36%
Asphalt
0.1 km
Forested/wild trail
5.2 km
Path
11.4 km
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Rest stops

Berghaus Männdlenen
Berghotel Faulhorn

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Schynige Platte (1,967 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'636'147E 1'166'861N
DD
46.652008, 7.910840
DMS
46°39'07.2"N 7°54'39.0"E
UTM
32T 416660 5167070
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First

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Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'636'147E 1'166'861N
DD
46.652008, 7.910840
DMS
46°39'07.2"N 7°54'39.0"E
UTM
32T 416660 5167070
w3w 
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Book recommendation by the author

Jochen Ihle / Toni Kaiser: Die 101 schönsten Wanderungen der Schweiz. ISBN 978-3-03865-041-6, Rothus Medien, Solothurn, www.wandershop-schweiz.ch

Wandermagazin SCHWEIZ, Spezialausgabe 1/2022: ViaBerna. Rothus Medien, Solothurn, www.wandermagazin-schweiz.ch

Author’s map recommendations

LK 1:50.000, 254T Interlaken.

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Difficulty
difficult
Distance
16.7 km
Duration
6:00 h
Ascent
900 m
Descent
701 m
Highest point
2,618 m
Lowest point
1,930 m
Public-transport-friendly Dog-friendly Linear route Multi-stage route Scenic Geological highlights Flora and fauna Summit route Refreshment stops available Cultural/historical interest Botanical highlights Cableway ascent/descent

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