Share
Bookmark
Print
Plan a route here
Embed
Dam

Gibidum

Dam · Wallis
Responsible for this content
Valais/Wallis Promotion Verified partner  Explorers Choice 
  • The Gibidum Dam
    / The Gibidum Dam
    Photo: Blatten-Belalp Tourismus, Valais/Wallis Promotion

Gibidum Dam, 1436 metres high, entered service in 1969 after five years of construction. It is one of the most efficient dams in Valais. It dams the Massa River, into which the Aletsch glacier water flows.
outdooractive.com User
Author
Valais/Wallis Promotion
Updated: June 18, 2018

Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Routes through this place

Type
Name
Distance
Duration
Ascent
Descent
3.5 km
4:00 h
100 m
66 m
10.7 km
2:00 h
812 m
10 m
2.6 km
0:50 h
86 m
119 m
3.4 km
4:00 h
126 m
117 m
4.4 km
1:47 h
192 m
192 m
Show in map

Nearby Points of Interest

 These suggestions were created automatically.

Questions & Answers

Ask the first question

Got questions regarding this content? Ask them here.


Reviews

Write your first review

Help others by being the first to add a review.


Photos from others


Special features

Place to visit
  • 2D 3D
  • Contents
  • New Point
  • Show images Hide images
  • 5 Routes nearby
Via Ferrata · Valais

Aletsch via ferrata

September 12, 2016
C moderate
3.5 km
4:00 h
100 m
66 m
The Aletsch Via Ferrata circles the Gibidum lake at the upper Massa Gorge. The 3km long trail consists of some ambitious parts
2
from Valais/Wallis Promotion,   Valais/Wallis Promotion
Cycling · Valais

Gibidum – Trophy of the Dams

May 25, 2018
moderate
10.7 km
2:00 h
812 m
10 m
The Gibidum Dam is perhaps the least known of the Valais dams, but it’s definitely worth the visit for the amazing scenery and a climb full of ...
from Valais/Wallis Promotion,   Valais/Wallis Promotion
June 28, 2018
easy open
2.6 km
0:50 h
86 m
119 m
Rischinen erreichen Sie mit dem Privatfahrzeug von Blatten aus. Hier haben Sie auch in Stalden Parkmöglichkeiten. Zu Fuss sind es 30min.
from Blatten-Belalp Tourismus,   Blatten-Belalp Tourismus
July 13, 2017
C moderate open
3.4 km
4:00 h
126 m
117 m
Der Klettersteig Aletsch führt rund um den Gibidum-Stausee in der oberen Massaschlucht. Neben schwindelerregenden Kletterpassagen. Ein Nervenkitzel ...
1
from Blatten-Belalp Tourismus,   Blatten-Belalp Tourismus
June 24, 2018
easy closed
4.4 km
1:47 h
192 m
192 m
A walk from the cable-car base station in Blatten through the Rischinerwald forest to Stalden and back. It’s well worth making the detour to the ...
from Blatten-Belalp Tourismus,   Blatten-Belalp Tourismus
  • 5 Routes nearby