The most popular hike in the Vals Valley. You can reach the open country after Zervreila without too much effort and accompanied by wonderful alpine scenery.
On the route from Gadastatt to Zervreila enjoy the impressive panoramic views over the opposite side of the valley. Hike through snow-covered moorland and over an alpine region blanketed in white. Above you is the Dachberg where skiers and free-riders can find the perfect conditions. In Frunt (1,990 m), the St. Anna chapel built in 1754 is situated right at the front on a rock face. From here you can enjoy views over the Zervreila dam. The 2,821 m high Zervreilahorn ("Grisons' Matterhorn") sits enthroned above the lake at the far end.
At the start you can relax on the sun terrace of the mountain restaurant Gadastatt with a beautiful view and strengthen for the hike. Arriving in Zerfreila you can recharge at restaurant Zervreila with a refreshing drink and a piece of blueberry pie (specialty). In winter rent a sledge for the 7 km long distance to Vals. It is an unforgettable experience. The sledge can be rented at Restaurant Zervreila. Alternative: With the Zervreila Shuttle to Vals. Timetable see www.zervreila.ch. Tel 081 935 11 66; or www.vals.ch
Updated: June 01, 2019
Best time of year
Surefootedness required. Always observe avalanche and snow conditions. More informations at the Touristoffice Visit Vals. In Winter: When the gondola Vals - Gadastatt is in operation and the winter hiking trail Gadastatt - Frunt -Zervreila is open.
The path from Gadastatt to Zervreila leads through protected moorland at the crystal hole. Along the path you can find beautifully located resting benches and hike past snow-covered mountain streams. After the gentle climbs and slopes up to Frunt there is a short steep descent to Zervreila dam wall. You cross the wall and follow the route to the Zervreila restaurant car park. Sledging down the roughly 7 km long route to Vals Valley is an unforgettable experience. Sledges can be hired at Zervreila restaurant.
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Bis nach Vals (Haltestelle Valé) mit dem PostAuto von Ilanz kommend.
Um zum Ausgangspunkt der Wanderung zu gelangen, haben Sie die Möglichkeit, mit der Gondelbahn der Sportbahnen Vals AG nach Gadastatt zu fahren. Dauer der Fahrt ca. 6 Min