From Grimsel Pass to Bellwald. 3 days on the Gommer Höhenweg

Day 1:
Distance: 13.8 km. Ascent: 535 m. Descent: 1132 m. Hiking time: 4 h 30 min.
From the Grimselpass 2165 m asl at the Totesee we ascend over the hilly plateau to Triebtenseelicke 2639 m asl.
We enjoy the view to the Unteraar glacier, over the Grimselsee and Triebtensee. The Jostsee 2419 m leads us to the plateau of Nassboden 2168 m and the little lake of the Oberwalder Grimsle. On the gravel path, we reach the Hotel Rhonequelle 1569 m asl via Läger and Hoflüe. With a delicious dinner, we review the day and relax overnight in the hospitable rooms.

Day 2:
Oberwald - Reckingen: Distance: 20 km. Ascent: 1064 m. Descent: 1303 m.Hiking time 6 h 40 min.
After breakfast, we follow the hiking trail towards Oberwald P. 1489 m, where we reach the Gommer Höhenweg. In slight ups and downs, we enjoy the great view over the Goms and the typical Valais houses along the way. We hike through light woods, over flower meadows and streams, via Obergesteln, Ulrichen, Geschinen, and Münster to Reckingen 1326 m asl, where we spend the night and let the host spoil us.

Day 3:
Reckingen - Bellwald. Distance: 14 km. Ascent: 807 m. Descent: 570 m. Hiking time: 4 h 35 min.
After a hearty breakfast we walk along the Rhoneweg to Gluringen 1322 m where we resume the Gommer Höhenweg 1622 m after a short ascent. Rlitzingen, Biel/Bienne, Selkingen, Blitzingen and Niederwald, we will have a look at each of them from above. In steady ups and downs, over the Walibach 1682 m through the Selkingerwald over the Hilpertsbach, down to the Wilerbach 1425 m, to the Wilerlärch 1460 m over the bridge of the Schwarze Brunne 1555 m we master the easy final ascent, past Apollonia 1644 m and Schlettere 1634 m, to Bellwald 1566 m with bravura. On the way, a varied section awaits us, where we can enjoy the varied floral splendour and the unique view of the Valaisan mountains. After the village tour through Bellwald we descend by cable car to Fürgangen, where we can still try out the suspension bridge individually.

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To: October
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Duration: >1 day
Duration details: 3 days
Min. guests: 2
Max. guests: 10
Group size: 10
Minimum age: 7
Activity level: Moderate
Skill level: Beginner
Start times: 9:00 am
Included services: Tour guide by experienced hiking guide. 2x dinner, bed and breakfast, luggage transport
Things to bring: Food and drinks from your rucksack, possibly hiking poles, hiking boots, sunglasses, rain protection.
Requirements: Endurance to complete about 6 h daily stages. Pleasure and interest in nature.
Extra services: 2x luggage transport to the nearest hotel. Packed lunch day 2+3.
Additional information: Exclusive public transport expenses and drinks in the restaurants.
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Meeting point: Grimselpass bus station
Contact me: to check availability and price, or if you want to book for a large group.
Cancellation policy: MODERATE: full refund if you cancel at least 10 days before the experience is scheduled to start, or within 24 hours of purchase.
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Hashtag: Gommer Höhenweg, Goms, Wallis, Oberwald, Bellwald, wandern ohne Gepäck, weitwandern
€360 per person