Via Ferrata's topo
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Departure of a hut at 2' 726 m... 5 ladders with 400 echelons...
You will be in a high-mountain environment at 3'206 m. Be
very careful and take good clothes and equipment. This ferrata
is very long. You must be in a very good shape...
Beginner or kids
2. need a previous experience in a via
3. request physical strength with at least one
4. physical, strong, need a top
3. with deep views
4. maximum giddiness
Plain / Mountain
2. some contacts with the rocks
standard, no problem
2. with bridge or ladder
3. need good knowledge of the use of the gears
4. advanced manipulation of gears (tyrolienne or other)
Office in Saas (027) 957.14.44. Outside Switzerland ++41
Altitude et length:
More than 1'000 m. of cable.
Start: 2'726 m.
Top of Ferrata: 3'206 m.
June to September.
Total from 6 to 7 hours.
Take the road:
Valais Highway towards Brigue. From Brigue to Saas, Zermatt.
One hour from Sion.
Take the Train:
Contact the CFF,
schedule and fair, click HERE
Take the cable car from Saas-Grund to Kreuzboden 2400. Then
walk for one hour 15
The ferrata has several parts. From the Hut
you will climb to Grat 1h30 and 3'150 m, go down to
Lucke at 3'098 m in 1h, and then go up to the Jagihorn at
3'206 m. in less than d'1h
Where to sleep:
Weissmies Hut Tel: (027) 957 25 54.
Outside from Switzerland ++41 27 957 25 54
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