Plan a route here Copy route
Hiking Trail recommended route

Beggar's path

Hiking Trail · Ferienregion Heidiland
Responsible for this content
Heidiland Tourismus AG Verified partner  Explorers Choice 
  • Blick auf die Glarner Hauptüberschiebung
    / Blick auf die Glarner Hauptüberschiebung
    Photo: Heidiland Tourismus AG
  • / Alp Branggis
    Photo: Heidiland Tourismus AG
  • / Bettlerweg
    Photo: Heidiland Tourismus AG
m 2200 2000 1800 1600 1400 1200 1000 800 600 12 10 8 6 4 2 km Feuerstelle Oberer Bach Berggasthaus Pizol Feuerstelle Prodkopf Feuerstelle Rafigen
To Pardiel and back.
moderate
Distance 13.6 km
5:09 h
939 m
939 m
1,778 m
858 m

Author’s recommendation

Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1,778 m
Lowest point
858 m
Best time of year
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec

Rest Stop

Berggasthaus Pizol

Safety information

Tips and hints

Start

Valens (914 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'755'348E 1'203'975N
DD
46.968660, 9.480197
DMS
46°58'07.2"N 9°28'48.7"E
UTM
32T 536528 5201793
w3w 
///gear.ghost.mice

Destination

Valens

Turn-by-turn directions

Note

Wildlife refuge Zanuz: December 16 - April 18
all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

Getting there

Parking

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'755'348E 1'203'975N
DD
46.968660, 9.480197
DMS
46°58'07.2"N 9°28'48.7"E
UTM
32T 536528 5201793
w3w 
///gear.ghost.mice
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

Basic Equipment for Hiking

  • Sturdy, comfortable and waterproof hiking boots or approach shoes
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Hiking socks  
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket and suitable legwear)
  • Sunglasses
  • Hiking poles
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • First aid kit
  • Kit para bolhas
  • Bivy / survival bag  
  • Survival blanket
  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • Emergency contact details
  • ID
  • The 'basic' and 'technical' equipment lists are generated based on the selected activity. They are not exhaustive and only serve as suggestions for what you should consider packing.
  • For your safety, you should carefully read all instructions on how to properly use and maintain your equipment.
  • Please ensure that the equipment you bring complies with local laws and does not include restricted items.

Questions and answers

Ask the first question

Would you like to the ask the author a question?


Rating

Write your first review

Help others by being the first to add a review.


Photos from others


Difficulty
moderate
Distance
13.6 km
Duration
5:09 h
Ascent
939 m
Descent
939 m
Highest point
1,778 m
Lowest point
858 m
Public-transport-friendly Circular route Scenic Refreshment stops available

Statistics

  • Content
  • Show images Hide images
Features
2D 3D
Maps and trails
Distance  km
Duration : h
Ascent  m
Descent  m
Highest point  m
Lowest point  m
Push the arrows to change the view