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  • / Stockalperschloss in Brig
    Photo: Silvio Burgener, Brig Simplon Tourismus AG
  • / Stockalperschloss in Brig
    Photo: Silvio Burgener, Brig Simplon Tourismus AG
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Brig has been one of the Alpine towns since 2008. On the hike we discover sights worth seeing from Brig and experience ideas that are planned for the local recreation area in Grindji.
Open
easy
Distance 5.2 km
2:00 h
150 m
150 m
828 m
679 m
We hike uphill along the Saltina over the Napoleon Bridge to the Grindji recreation area. Then we climb further towards the high plateau at the Brigerberg and finally reach the Lingwurm. Then we descend via Moos back to the Stockalperpalast in Brig.
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Author
Silvio Burgener 
Update: August 16, 2021
Difficulty
easy
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
828 m
Lowest point
679 m

Safety information

Hike carefully.

Start

City square Brig (678 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'642'316E 1'129'612N
DD
46.316583, 7.988020
DMS
46°18'59.7"N 7°59'16.9"E
UTM
32T 422088 5129720
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Destination

City square Brig

Turn-by-turn directions

We hike uphill along the Saltina over the Napoleon Bridge to the Grindji recreation area. Then we climb further towards the high plateau at the Brigerberg and finally reach the Lingwurm. Afterwards we climb via Moos back to the Stockalperpalast in Brig.

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Brig is easily accessible by public transport.

Getting there

By post bus, train or private vehicle to Brig.

Parking

Parking spaces are available at the railway station or in the old town.

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'642'316E 1'129'612N
DD
46.316583, 7.988020
DMS
46°18'59.7"N 7°59'16.9"E
UTM
32T 422088 5129720
w3w 
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Author’s map recommendations

Wanderkarten sind im Tourismusbüro Brig und Simplon erhältlich.

Equipment

Good footwear and clothes adapted to the weather are indispensable.

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Status
Open
Difficulty
easy
Distance
5.2 km
Duration
2:00 h
Ascent
150 m
Descent
150 m
Highest point
828 m
Lowest point
679 m
Circular route Refreshment stops available Cultural/historical interest

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