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Pilgrim Trail recommended route Stage 3

Rhein-Reuss-Rhôneweg: Realp - Gletsch

Pilgrim Trail · Realp
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  • Grand Hotel Glacier du Rhône
    Grand Hotel Glacier du Rhône
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m 2800 2600 2400 2200 2000 1800 1600 1400 1200 14 12 10 8 6 4 2 km Eisgrotte im Rhonegletscher Furkapass Gemeindehaus Realp Rhonegletscher Tiefenbach DFB Realp
difficult
Distance 15.1 km
5:25 h
969 m
750 m
2,462 m
1,540 m

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Author
Mario Buchwalder 
Update: February 07, 2022
Difficulty
difficult
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
Furkapass, 2,462 m
Lowest point
Realp, 1,540 m
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Track types

Forested/wild trail 22.80%Path 71.53%Road 5.66%
Forested/wild trail
3.4 km
Path
10.8 km
Road
0.9 km
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Rest stops

Realp
Gemeindehaus Realp

Tips and hints

Start

Realp im Zentrum bei der Kirche (1,539 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'681'485E 1'161'387N
DD
46.598782, 8.502086
DMS
46°35'55.6"N 8°30'07.5"E
UTM
32T 461863 5160700
w3w 
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Destination

Gletsch beim Grand Hotel Glacier du Rhône

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Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'681'485E 1'161'387N
DD
46.598782, 8.502086
DMS
46°35'55.6"N 8°30'07.5"E
UTM
32T 461863 5160700
w3w 
///bandaged.grab.giggled
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Difficulty
difficult
Distance
15.1 km
Duration
5:25 h
Ascent
969 m
Descent
750 m
Highest point
2,462 m
Lowest point
1,540 m
Multi-stage route Scenic Refreshment stops available Linear route Cultural/historical interest

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