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High valley Bargis - Potholes Alp Mora

· 2 reviews · Mountain Hike · Flims Laax
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  • / Bergtour in Graubünden: Studeltöpfe Alp Mora : Bargis - Trin
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Beautiful Alpine walk, with great views of the Cresta and the Signinagruppe. On the Alp Mora lie like a string of pearls strung the glacier mills. These are filled with crystal clear water.
difficult
18 km
7:40 h
873 m
1549 m
The glacier mills on the Alp Mora are among the most beautiful and extraordinary natural formations in Flims. Here, the Maliensbach, which has its origins on the Alp Mora in Trin, has for centuries washed out large tubs that string together like pearls. Crystal clear, turquoise water fills the nearly 20 glacier mills after the snow melts and invites you to bathe in the summer months. Strung together and with the Safiental as a view, the glacier mills offer a spectacular photo opportunity.

Author’s recommendation

Please take enough water with you, as there is no drinking water well on Alp Mora.

Pack your swimming trunks, refresh in the glacier mills on Alp Mora.

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Author
Jascha Schmid 
Updated: June 17, 2020

Difficulty
difficult
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Risk potential
Highest point
2143 m
Lowest point
874 m
Best time of year
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Exposition / cardinal direction
NESW

Rest Stop

Restaurant Berghaus Bargis
*[d] Casa Alva

Safety information

This route requires some surefootedness. It is only suitable for people without vertigo. 1535 vertical meters are to be covered.

Children always supervise.

First Drive Flims Laax Falera Shuttle: Flims 8.30.

Tips, hints and links

Gästeinformation Flims Laax Falera

Via Nova 62

CH-7017 Flims

Tel: +41 (0)81 920 92 00

E-Mail: info@flims.com

Internet: www.flims.com

 

Start

Flims, Bargis high valley (1549 m)
Coordinates:
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46.854245, 9.326362
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46°51'15.3"N 9°19'34.9"E
UTM
32T 524879 5189018
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Destination

Trin

Turn-by-turn directions

The Flims Laax Falera Shuttle takes us to Bargis, the starting point of the full-day hike. The beautiful high valley enchanted by the large flood plain and the outward character of the Flembaches. After a first ascent we reach the Alp Lavadignas. Thereafter, the path nestles against the cliffs at the foot of the Chep with wildly romantic rocky outcrops.At the viewpoint Plaunca Dira, the effort is generously rewarded with a wide-angle view from the Silvretta to the Oberalp Pass. At our feet lies Flims with the Grosswald, Crestasee and Lake Cauma. Beyond, the view sweeps into the Lugnez with the white-backed Piz Terri and Piz Aul. Opposite is the high altitude terrace of the Crap da Flem or Flimserstein. Here we cross the high valley Muletg and continue past the avalanche dam Platt 'Alva, to Val Maliens. Primal ice masses polished the limestone rocks during centuries of work. More recently, the Maliensbach has sought a way in the rock and thereby grind out käsekesselgrosse wells, so-called whirlpool, out. In the dozen, they lie one behind the other, almost white, the rock and turquoise-clear, the water in the funnel. If the brook has little water, it can be used on hot days in the troughs at 2100 m above sea level. After this refreshment, it goes downhill on the old alpine path, where the forest provides soothing shade and yet always free the view to the Safiental and Piz Beverin, to Trin.

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all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Public transport friendly

Stop: Flims Dorf Post

With the Postbus from Chur, or the public Flims Laax Falera Shuttle. From the Post Arena shuttle to Bargis.

Getting there

Is a private road - must not be traveled.

By car Motorway A13 from Zurich, exit 18 to Disentis/Mustér/Ilanz/Flims.

Parking

750 parking spaces in parking garage Flims Bergbahnen.

Coordinates

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46.854245, 9.326362
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46°51'15.3"N 9°19'34.9"E
UTM
32T 524879 5189018
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Book recommendation by the author

Web: https://www.flimslaax.com/wandern-schweiz

App: https://www.flimslaax.com/inside-laax-app

Hiking guide at the guest information in Flims / Laax / Falera available for free.

Author’s map recommendations

Hiking map of the region Flims, Laax, Falera; 1: 25,000; available at the guest information offices in Flims

Equipment

Good mountain boots are highly recommended.

Always wear rain gear with you.

There are no catering options along the route. A packed lunch on the go is definitely advisable, as well as a cooling drink from the backpack.


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Wolge
September 15, 2019 · Community
Marlene Weise
April 23, 2019 · Community
ich habe diese wunderbare Tageswanderung schon 2 mal gemacht und werde sie wahrscheinlich nochmal gehen. mit pausen bin ich wirklich 10h unterwegs. eine herrliche Sommertour.
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Difficulty
difficult
Distance
18 km
Duration
7:40h
Ascent
873 m
Descent
1549 m
Public transport friendly Scenic Point-to-point Cableway ascent/descent Refreshment stops available Geological highlights Faunistic highlights Insider tip

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