Schanfigger Höhenweg, 5th route, Fondei - Hochwang
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Hochwang_BlackterFuerggli_Blickrichtung_FondeiPhoto: Marco Hartmann, Graubünden Ferien
Panoramic hike through impressive moorland: From Fondei to Hochwang with fantastic views over Schanfigg.
- Gain additional altitude on the Mattjisch Horn or the Cunggel
- Visit to the Peister Alp
- Overnight stay at the Hochwanghütte
Track typesShow elevation profile
Rest stopsMountain Inn Strassberg
Ski and Mountain Guesthouse Casanna
Safety informationThere are no particular hazards to be aware of on this section of the trail.
Tips and hints
With 300 metres of ascent and 260 metres of descent over a distance of 9 kilometres, this stage is very moderate.
Overnight accommodation: Skihaus Hochwang. Further information arosalenzerheide.swiss
The Rhaetian Railway runs every hour from Chur to Langwies (also in the opposite direction). A footpath leads from Langwies railway station towards the village centre and on via Niggsch Egg to Fondei.
By car to the Alpine town of Chur. From Chur, take the winding Arosastrasse road to Langwies. At the village centre of Langwies, follow the mountain road for a few minutes to the "Niggsch Egg" viewpoint above the village centre. There are a few parking spaces there.
ParkingPay parking at Langwies railway station. There are further parking spaces above the village centre.
EquipmentThere are no particular hazards to be aware of on this section of the trail.
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