Plan a route here Copy route
Snowshoeing recommended route

Gampergalt Trail

Snowshoeing · Ferienregion Heidiland
Responsible for this content
Heidiland Tourismus AG Verified partner  Explorers Choice 
  • Fühle die Stille
    / Fühle die Stille
    Photo: Thomas Kessler, Heidiland Tourismus AG
  • / Der signalisierte Schneeschuh-Trail Gampergalt
    Photo: Thomas Kessler, Heidiland Tourismus AG
  • / Gemütlich unterwegs mit den Schneeschuhen
    Photo: Thomas Kessler, Heidiland Tourismus AG
  • / Aussicht Berghotel Schönhalden zu den Churfirsten
    Photo: Berghotel Schönhalden, Heidiland Tourismus AG
  • / Gampergalt Trail
    Photo: Berghotel Schönhalden, Heidiland Tourismus AG
  • / Aussicht auf der Schönhalde geniessen
    Photo: Thomas Kessler, Heidiland Tourismus AG
  • / Gampergalt Trail
    Photo: Berghotel Schönhalden, Heidiland Tourismus AG
  • / Gampergalt Trail
    Photo: Berghotel Schönhalden, Heidiland Tourismus AG
  • / Schneeschuhtrail Gampergalt auf Schönhalden
    Photo: Thomas Kessler, Heidiland Tourismus AG
m 1650 1600 1550 1500 1450 3,0 2,5 2,0 1,5 1,0 0,5 km Berghotel Schönhalden Berghotel Schönhalden
Round trip through quiet forests and open landscapes at the foot of the Guscha summit with numerous view to the impressive Churfirsten peaks and towards Flumserberg.
moderate
Distance 3.1 km
1:55 h
220 m
220 m

Author’s recommendation

Profile picture of Robin Bless
Author
Robin Bless
Update: January 18, 2021
Difficulty
moderate
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1,633 m
Lowest point
1,486 m
Best time of year
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec

Rest Stop

Berghotel Schönhalden

Safety information

Tips and hints

Start

Berghotel Schönhalden (1,488 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'743'719E 1'214'136N
DD
47.062653, 9.330660
DMS
47°03'45.6"N 9°19'50.4"E
UTM
32T 525109 5212179
w3w 
///width.rattled.green

Destination

Berghotel Schönhalden

Turn-by-turn directions

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

Getting there

Parking

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'743'719E 1'214'136N
DD
47.062653, 9.330660
DMS
47°03'45.6"N 9°19'50.4"E
UTM
32T 525109 5212179
w3w 
///width.rattled.green
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

Basic Equipment for Snow Shoe Walking

  • Sturdy, comfortable and waterproof hiking boots appropriate for winter use (B1+ recommended)
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Long, warm technical socks plus liners and spares
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Water- and windproof mountaineering jacket and trousers with ankle adjustment or separate gaiters
  • Lip protection (SPF 30+)
  • Water- and windproof gloves plus thin fleece inner gloves
  • Neckwear
  • moisture wicking skull / knit cap
  • Sunglasses
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • First aid kit
  • Blister kit
  • Bivy / survival bag  
  • Survival blanket
  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • Emergency contact details
  • ID

Technical Equipment for Snow Shoe Walking

  • Hiking poles fitted with snow baskets
  • Snowshoes  
  • 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.

Similar routes nearby

 These suggestions were created automatically.

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
3.1 km
Duration
1:55 h
Ascent
220 m
Descent
220 m
Public-transport-friendly Circular route Scenic Refreshment stops available Cableway ascent/descent Insider tip Clear area Forest
1600 m 1800 m
Morning
1600 m 1800 m
Afternoon

Avalanche conditions

·

Statistics

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