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Bühlberg trail - Lenk

Short facts

  • start: Bühlberg
  • destination: Bühlberg
  • easy
  • 2,26 km
  • 1 hour
  • 100 m
  • 1656 m
  • 1578 m
  • 60 / 100
  • 20 / 100

best season

Easy snowshoe tour on the Bühlberg

The signposted snowshoe route starts from the Bühlberg bus stop in a north-easterly direction on an almost flat path. Making your way over open snow fields, you will clomp your way towards the light woodland in the direction of Schwandweidli. You will cross snow-covered streams, clomp past snow-covered fir trees and cross remote forest clearings. After passing the Schwandweidlihütte, you will find yourself close to the wildlife conservation area. Despite the inviting virgin powder snow here, you should stay on the signposted route and leave the animals undisturbed in their precious habitat. On your return route in the direction of Loosegg, you will follow the practically flat course of a summer road. Shortly before reaching Loosegg you will turn left and climb up to the Bühlberg through semi-open terrain.

General information

Directions

Bühlberg - Schwandweidli - Loosegg - Bühlberg

Safety Guidelines

This route is signposted as a snowshoe route, however it does not receive additional grooming. Please check the snow and avalanche warnings before you set out!

Equipment

We recommend the following items: Sturdy and waterproof hiking boots, light to medium rucksack, protection against the cold, sun protection, hiking poles, first-aid kit, snacks, tea in a thermos flask, mobile phone.

Getting there

Drive to Lenk via Wimmis - Zweisimmen. In the town centre (at the roundabout), turn left towards Bühlberg. Please note that one-way traffic operates in winter. Uphill traffic always from xx.45 - xx.00 and downhill traffic always from xx.15 - xx.30.

Parking

Free parking provided at the starting point.

Public transit

Getting there and back: By train to Zweisimmen, then continue to Lenk with the MOB. From there, take the Bühlberg bus to the line terminus.

Literature

Gratis Broschüre ''Auf grossem Fuss'' erhältlich bei den Berner Wanderwegen ([email protected])

Maps

Swisstopo Landeskarte 1267 Gemmi 1:25'000, bestellen unter: www.wanderplaner.ch/sommer/web-shop/

Additional Information

Verein Berner Wanderwege, Bern, Tel.: 031 340 01 01, E-Mail: [email protected], Homepage: www.bernerwanderwege.ch

Pavings

  • Unknown (44%)
  • Hiking Trail (47%)
  • Path (7%)
  • Asphalt Coating (2%)

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