|Access/Start||Start Bergstation Eggishorn|
|Arrival/Return||Finish Bergstation Bettmerhorn|
|Degree of difficulty||Medium|
|Total km||2.4 km|
|Difference level||167 m ascent
389 m descent
|Season||July - October|
|Various||Demanding hike with unique views of the great Aletsch glacier and the UNESCO World Heritage Site Jungfrau-Aletsch-Bietschhorn. The UNESCO high trail is an alpine route, and is suitable only for surfooted hikers with a good head for heights.|
State of the hiking trail : Well constructed trail. Some sections have fixed ropes and climbing aids for added safety.
Difficulties on the trail : Route suitable only for sure-footed hikers with a good head for heights.
Panoramic views : Wonderful views of the great Aletsch glacier and the UNESCO World Heritage Site Jungfrau-Aletsch-Bietschhorn. Views of the Rhone Valley, the Binn Valley and the Valaisian Alps to the south.
To discover on your hike : The longest glacier in the Alps - the great Aletsch glacier.
|1||Bergstation Eggishorn||2869 m|
|3||Bergstation Bettmerhorn||2647 m|