Stages

It is easy to plan a hike on the AlpnessTrail based on the stage descriptions. The informative stage sheets to print out provide information on the highlights of each stage, the most important stage data including an elevation profile and a hiking map and, of course, provide the contact details of accommodation providers so you can reserve your sleeping place.

The following stages are suitable for a 1-day or multi-day AlpnessTrail experience:

1-day       Stage 1, Stage 4, Stage 5, Stage 8, Stage 13
2-day

Stage 2&3, Stage 4&5, Stage 6&7,
Stage 9&10, Stage 11&12
3-day

Stage 1-3, Stage 2-4, Stage 5-7, Stage 6-8,
Stage 8-10, Stage 11-13
4-day

Stage 1-4, Stage 2-5, Stage 4-7,
Stage 5-8, Stage 9-12
5-day

Stage 1-5, Stage 4-8, Stage 6-10,
Stage 8-12, Stage 9-13

The starting and end points of these stages are accessible by public transport.

How to get to the starting points and depart from the end points in case of a partial hike:

Boltigen BLS train Timetable
Stierenberg  


Wandertaxi Seebergsee ("hiking taxi") WED and FRI from Zweisimmen. 1h walk from Meienberg (terminus) to Stierenberg. Timetable
Laubbärgli Minibus Lenk – Laubbärgli Timetable
Simmenfälle Bus Lenk – Simmenfälle Timetable
Iffigenalp Bus Lenk – Iffigenalp Timetable
Lauenen Bus Gstaad – Geltenhorn Timetable
Gsteig Bus Gstaad – Gsteig Post Timetable
Chalberhöni 1h walk to Saanen railway station Timetable
Bäder (Jaunpass) Bus Boltigen – Jaunpass Timetable