Arrival in Davos, followed by a hike to the Walserhuus Sertig (1858m). The first stage can be adapted as desired. Various hiking routes are available, the hiking stages can be shortened by bus.
Distance 10.2 km
You start the Kesch Trek in Davos. The hiking stages can be adapted as you wish, whether you start in Davos Frauenkirch, Davos Glaris, take the Rinerhorn cable car or travel directly by bus to the door of the Walserhuus. There is probably something for everyone. At the Walserhuus Sertig you have reached your first stage destination and here you spend the night in a multi-bed room.
Whole tour: Kesch-Trek
Stage 2: Walserhuus Sertig - Kesch hut SAC
Do you fancy a ride on the Rinerhorn cable car. The gondola takes you to the Jatzmeder mountain station. From here, a beautiful hiking trail leads along the right side of the valley to the far end of Sertig. If you like, you can make a detour to the Rinerhorn at the beginning of the hike.
Update: March 13, 2021
Safety informationThe Kesch Trek is an alpine mountain hike. The potential dangers in the high mountains must be correctly assessed. The hiking stages require a good condition.
Tips and hintsWalserhuus Sertig www.walserhuus.ch
Bergün Filisur Tourismus www.berguen-filisur.ch
Fahrplan SBB/ RhB www.sbb.ch
Getting thereBy car to Davos Platz.
ParkingParking is free of charge at the Jakobshorn car park in Davos Platz.
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Author’s map recommendations
EquipmentGood mountain boots, weatherproof and warm clothing, rain protection, food for the hiking stages (packed lunches can also be obtained in the huts), enough water, sun and head protection, medicine chest, maps for orientation and hiking poles.
Basic Equipment for Mountain Hikes
- 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)
- Hiking poles
- Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
- First aid kit
- Bivy / survival bag
- Survival blanket
- Pocket knife
- Cell phone
- Navigation equipment / map and compass
- Emergency contact details
Technical Equipment for Mountain Hikes
- Climbing helmet as required
- 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.
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