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Alp Griatschouls

Mountainbiking · Engadin St. Moritz
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  • village of Zuoz
    / village of Zuoz
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  • / view over the Inn to Zuoz
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  • / S-chanf
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  • / View from Acla Laret of Zuoz
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First through a beautiful coniferous forest up to Alp Griatschouls and then with a breathtaking view of the Upper Engadin back to Zuoz.
moderate
Distance 14.3 km
2:05 h
600 m
596 m
This round-trip through the lower part of the Upper Engadin begins in the picturesque Engadin village of Zuoz. On the right-hand side of the valley the bike path follows the Inn river to S-chanf. There we switch to the other side of the valley and soon after S-chanf the bike track dips into the forest. Shortly before Chapella we turn left and the steady climb is now in a wonderful ancient forest. Our destination above the tree line is reached at 2165 m, namely Alp Griatschouls. From here there are spectacular views of the whole of the lower part of the Upper Engadin, with the peace and quiet of nature all around us. From Alp Griatschouls we initially follow the same route as on the ascent before turning right towards Zuoz. The downhill run is a biker's dream. In face, extra care is required on some of the sections. We finally reach Zuoz in the vicinity of the Lyceum Alpin.

More information
Engadin St. Moritz Tourismus AG
Via Maistra 1 
CH-7500 St. Moritz
Phone: +41 81 830 00 01
E-mail: allegra@engadin.ch 
Internet: www.engadin.ch 

Author’s recommendation

Take a break at the Acla Laret, one of the most beautiful viewpoints of the Engadin awaits you.
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Engadin St. Moritz
Update: April 28, 2021
Difficulty
S1 moderate
Technique
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Landscape
Highest point
2,163 m
Lowest point
1,657 m
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Start

Zuoz, railway station (1,691 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'793'267E 1'164'076N
DD
46.599980, 9.961360
DMS
46°35'59.9"N 9°57'40.9"E
UTM
32T 573631 5161161
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Destination

Zuoz, railway station

Turn-by-turn directions

Zuoz - S-chanf - Alp Griatschouls - Zuoz

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Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'793'267E 1'164'076N
DD
46.599980, 9.961360
DMS
46°35'59.9"N 9°57'40.9"E
UTM
32T 573631 5161161
w3w 
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Difficulty
S1 moderate
Distance
14.3 km
Duration
2:05 h
Ascent
600 m
Descent
596 m
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