A mountain hike through wonderful forests at the Rothwald between the Simplon and Brig. The hike can be easily reached by post bus. Restaurants are also available.
Distance 7.9 km
From the post bus stop Schallbett you cross the street and climb up to the gallery north of the former restaurant Schallbett. From here follow the well-marked path through the beautiful Chapfwald forest until you reach the highest point "zur Burst" at 2220 m.a.s.l. From here you descend to the valley station of the upper ski lift. Continue on a good path to Bärenfalle. From here it goes directly down to the path that leads through the Doruwaldji to the mountain inn Wasenalp. Now follow the path towards Rothwald, where you reach the post bus stop again.
Brig Simplon Tourismus AG
Phone: +41 27 921 60 30
The mountain restaurants in Rothwald and Wasenalp invite you to take a break.
AuthorBrig Simplon Tourismus AG
Updated: June 14, 2021
Getting thereBy post bus to Rothwald or Schallbett.
ParkingWe recommend travelling by post bus.
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EquipmentEquipment adapted to the weather is indispensable. For all hikes it is strongly recommended to wear good, sturdy mountain boots.
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