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Guided landslide hike: Flims - Rhine Gorge

Hiking trail · Flims Laax
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  • Blick in die Rheinschlucht von der Aussichtsplattform Il Spir
    Blick in die Rheinschlucht von der Aussichtsplattform Il Spir
    Photo: UNESCO-Welterbe Tektonikarena Sardona
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Fairytale forest, mysterious lakes and gigantic Rhine gorge
moderate
Distance 7.4 km
2:05 h
60 m
303 m
1,111 m
830 m
The Trin-Flims-Laax-Sagogn area is home to the largest landslide area in the Alps. During an easy hike on mainly wide paths, a GeoGuide will give you the latest information about the landslide event and the Rhine Gorge, the Swiss Grand Canyon with the Ruinaulta, the formation of the fairytale lakes, the enchanting forests above landslide boulders and the cultural landscape.

Meeting point: 09:15h Flims Waldhaus Caumasee (post bus and shuttle bus stop)End point: 15:00h Felsbach Crestasee (Post bus stop)Route: Flims Waldhaus-Caumasee-Viewing platform Spir-Conn-Crestasee-Stn. FelsbachCost: CHF 80.00 per person, from 4 persons; flat rate for larger groups on request

Inquiries to GeoGuide Team Bergsturz Flims:

Ruedi Zuber: 079 302 64 29, ruedi.zuber@spin.ch

Fritz Graber: 079 333 95 01, geoguide@flims.ch

Karl Koller: 079 305 73 11, wohnplan@bluewin.ch

Thomas Roth: 078 665 39 93, info@thomas-online.ch

Christian Suter: 079 824 06 17, suter-christian@gmx.ch

Martin Tschirky: 071 890 00 09, fun4fit@hotmail.com

 

Author’s recommendation

Enjoy regional specialties in the restaurant Conn
Difficulty
moderate
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Highest point
1,111 m
Lowest point
830 m
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Track types

Asphalt 18.15%Dirt road 0.08%Nature trail 57.76%Path 17.29%Road 6.69%
Asphalt
1.3 km
Dirt road
0 km
Nature trail
4.3 km
Path
1.3 km
Road
0.5 km
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Flims Waldhaus (1,101 m)
Coordinates:
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2'741'107E 1'187'960N
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46.827824, 9.288157
DMS
46°49'40.2"N 9°17'17.4"E
UTM
32T 521977 5186071
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Destination

Postausto-Haltestelle Felsbach

Turn-by-turn directions

Flims Waldhaus – Caumasee – Aussichtsplattform Spir – Conn – Crestasee – Stn. Felsbach

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Public transport

From Chur train station by post bus to Flims Waldhaus/Cauma Lake

Getting there

Freeway A3 from Zurich in the direction of Chur, then take the exit Reichenau/Flims and continue in the direction of Flims/Disentis, paid parking at the Waldhaus

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'741'107E 1'187'960N
DD
46.827824, 9.288157
DMS
46°49'40.2"N 9°17'17.4"E
UTM
32T 521977 5186071
w3w 
///compelled.tell.courage
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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
7.4 km
Duration
2:05 h
Ascent
60 m
Descent
303 m
Highest point
1,111 m
Lowest point
830 m
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