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Alpenstadt Rundgang

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  • / Stockalperschloss in Brig
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  • / Stockalperschloss in Brig
    Photo: Silvio Burgener, Brig Simplon Tourismus AG
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Brig has been one of the Alpine towns since 2008. On the hike we discover sights worth seeing from Brig and experience ideas that are planned for the local recreation area in Grindji.
Open
easy
Distance 5.2 km
2:00 h
150 m
150 m
We hike uphill along the Saltina over the Napoleon Bridge to the Grindji recreation area. Then we climb further towards the high plateau at the Brigerberg and finally reach the Lingwurm. Then we descend via Moos back to the Stockalperpalast in Brig.
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Author
Silvio Burgener 
Update: August 16, 2021
Difficulty
easy
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
828 m
Lowest point
679 m

Safety information

Hike carefully.

Start

City square Brig (678 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'642'316E 1'129'612N
DD
46.316583, 7.988020
DMS
46°18'59.7"N 7°59'16.9"E
UTM
32T 422088 5129720
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Destination

City square Brig

Turn-by-turn directions

We hike uphill along the Saltina over the Napoleon Bridge to the Grindji recreation area. Then we climb further towards the high plateau at the Brigerberg and finally reach the Lingwurm. Afterwards we climb via Moos back to the Stockalperpalast in Brig.

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Brig is easily accessible by public transport.

Getting there

By post bus, train or private vehicle to Brig.

Parking

Parking spaces are available at the railway station or in the old town.

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'642'316E 1'129'612N
DD
46.316583, 7.988020
DMS
46°18'59.7"N 7°59'16.9"E
UTM
32T 422088 5129720
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Author’s map recommendations

Wanderkarten sind im Tourismusbüro Brig und Simplon erhältlich.

Equipment

Good footwear and clothes adapted to the weather are indispensable.

Basic Equipment for Hiking

  • 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)
  • Sunglasses
  • Hiking poles
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • First aid kit
  • Blister kit
  • Bivy / survival bag  
  • Survival blanket
  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • Emergency contact details
  • ID
  • 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.

Similar routes nearby

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  • Brig - Simplonpass - Centovalli - Locarno - Nufenen - Brig
  • Trail Running (Brig - Nanztal - Simplon Dorf)
  • Trail Running (Brig - Wasenalp - Simplon Dorf)
  • Kulturweg "Wir Walser"
  • Trail Running (Brig - Simplon Dorf)
  • Brig - Grindji - Ried-Brig - Brig
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Status
Open
Difficulty
easy
Distance
5.2 km
Duration
2:00 h
Ascent
150 m
Descent
150 m
Circular route Refreshment stops available Cultural/historical interest

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