72 Praettigau High Trail Stage 1: Klosters - St. Antönien

Medium
12.7 km
5:00 h
515 mhd
985 mhd
Prättigauer Höhenweg auf dem Jägglischhorn mit Sicht Richtung St. Antönien
Prättigauer Höhenweg auf dem Jägglischhorn mit Sicht Richtung Klosters

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Prättigauer Höhenweg - Etappe 1 (Klosters - St. Antönien)

The first stage of the popular long-distance hike in Graubünden starts from Klosters Dorf with the ascent of the Madrisabahn. With a view back into the majestic Silvretta Group, the hike leads in the direction of Rätikon to the Walser village of St. Antönien.

Technique 3/6
Fitness 4/6
Highest Point  2256 m
Lowest Point  1410 m
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Start
Klosters Dorf station
Destination
St. Antönien
Coordinates
46.902276, 9.864219

Details

Description

The tour starts in Klosters Dorf with the ascent of the Madrisabahn to the Saaser Alp. Via Matten you continue hiking past picturesque stables to the Jägglischhorn. Here the view sweeps over the entire Rätikon and the Prättigauer Höhenweg. This is followed by a longer descent along mountain paths and alpine roads to St. Antönien, an originally preserved Walser village and the first mountaineering village in Switzerland.

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Geheimtipp

A short detour from fürggli to the Jägglisch Horn is worthwhile. Magnificent mountain panorama!

Sicherheitshinweis

The trail is classified as T2 (mountain hiking) according to the hiking scale SAC. Definition of path/terrain: Path with a continuous route and balanced gradients. If marked: white-red-white. Terrain partly steep, risk of falling not excluded. Definition Requirement: some sure-footedness. Trekking shoes are recommended. Elementary orientation ability.

Ausrüstung

Good footwear, mountain hiking clothing adapted to the season (don't forget to change spare linen!) and a map in your backpack are just as recommended as headgear, sunglasses and cream, water bottle and tour provisions. Touring poles increase sure-footedness and relieve the joints.

Directions

Public Transport

To Landquart with the Swiss Federal Railways (SBB), then change to the Rhaetian Railway (RhB) in the direction of Davos. Get off at Klosters-Platz. If you want to use the Madrisabahn, it is advisable to get off in Klosters-Dorf. Attention: The trains from Landquart in the direction of Scuol-Tarasp do not stop in Klosters-Dorf.

Anreise Information

Coming from Zurich / St. Margrethen, leave the A13/E43 motorway in Landquart in the direction of Landquart, Davos, Vereina. Take the A28 national road to Klosters.  

Parken

It is recommended to use the parking spaces at Landquart station and then take the Rhaetian Railway to Klosters.

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