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Vorab - La Siala

Winter hiking · Flims Laax
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    Photo: Nora Beeli, Flims Laax Falera Management AG
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    Photo: Nora Beeli, Flims Laax Falera Management AG
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    Photo: Nora Beeli, Flims Laax Falera Management AG
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    Photo: Nora Beeli, Flims Laax Falera Management AG
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    Photo: Nora Beeli, Flims Laax Falera Management AG
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    Photo: Nora Beeli, Flims Laax Falera Management AG
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    Photo: Nora Beeli, Flims Laax Falera Management AG
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    Photo: Nora Beeli, Flims Laax Falera Management AG
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    Photo: Nora Beeli, Flims Laax Falera Management AG
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    Photo: Nora Beeli, Flims Laax Falera Management AG
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    Photo: Nora Beeli, Flims Laax Falera Management AG
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    Photo: Nora Beeli, Flims Laax Falera Management AG
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    Photo: Nora Beeli, Flims Laax Falera Management AG
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    Photo: Nora Beeli, Flims Laax Falera Management AG
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    Photo: Nora Beeli, Flims Laax Falera Management AG
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    Photo: Nora Beeli, Flims Laax Falera Management AG
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    Photo: Nora Beeli, Flims Laax Falera Management AG
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    Photo: Nora Beeli, Flims Laax Falera Management AG
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Beautiful panoramic hike through the high alpine winter landscape between the ski area Flims Laax Falera and the beautiful Glarnerland.
moderate
2.2 km
1:30 h
263 m
30 m
The approximately one-and-a-half hour hike at this altitude offers a fantastic view over our entire ski area and north to Elm. This hike is the only tightrope walk in winter in the Flims Laax Falera ski area. So a must see promise.

Author’s recommendation

A visit to the restroom on Alp Sogn Martin.
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Author
Jascha Schmid 
Updated: January 27, 2021
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
2,814 m
Lowest point
2,564 m
Best time of year
Jan
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Safety information

Note the operating times of the mountain railways.

Tips, hints and links

Guest information Flims Laax Falera

Via Nova 62

CH-7017 Flims

Phone: +41 (0) 81 920 92 00

Email: info@flimslaaxfalera.ch

Web: www.flims.com/winter-hiking

You can find out whether a tour is open or closed under the following link: https://live.flimslaax.com/hiking-cross-country-skiing

Start

Vorab, mountain station (2,564 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'732'833E 1'192'904N
DD
46.873993, 9.181187
DMS
46°52'26.4"N 9°10'52.3"E
UTM
32T 513807 5191177
w3w 
///tooth.spine.verb

Destination

La Siala, mountain railways

Turn-by-turn directions

The trail starts at the mountain station Vorab on 2570 m above sea level and leads over open winter landscape. Below the Laaxerstöckli over to the mountain station La Siala you can enjoy a wonderful panoramic view. Arriving at La Siala station, you can take the 12-passenger gondola down to Alp Sogn Martin. Enjoy a fine drink at the sunny bar on Alp Sogn Martin. Then continue on the trail no. 110 to the intermediate station Scansinas. From there you can reach the valley with the Arena Express.

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Public transport friendly

By the post bus from Chur, or the public Flims Laax Falera Shuttle.

Stop: Laax Murschetg / Bergbahnen (mountain railways)

Getting there

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

 

Parking

Parking garage Laax valley station

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'732'833E 1'192'904N
DD
46.873993, 9.181187
DMS
46°52'26.4"N 9°10'52.3"E
UTM
32T 513807 5191177
w3w 
///tooth.spine.verb
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Book recommendation by the author

App Inside Laax with all tours and infos: www.flims.com/app

Author’s map recommendations

Winter plan for cross-country skiing, sledding, winter and snowshoe hiking:

To the winter plan (PDF)

Equipment

Wintery footwear

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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
2.2 km
Duration
1:30h
Ascent
263 m
Descent
30 m
Public transport friendly Refreshment stops available Scenic Cableway ascent/descent Insider tip Summit route Groomed snow Point to Point
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Morning
1600 m 1800 m
afternoon

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