8h hike across the one-of-a-kind MACUN National Park/lakes with highest hiking point 2.945 meters.
Meetup under the Angel ZH-HB at 06:20
ZH/HB at 06:37 to Landquart (07:41)
Landquart (07:49) to Sagliains (08:53)
Sagliains (08:56) to Zernez (09:06) (train to Pontresina)
•Start: Zernez (option of Taxi up to 2300m)
•End: Lavin (trains to ZH HB every hour at XX:56 until 20:56, approximately return to ZH HB: not later than 21:48)
•highest hiking point: Munt Baseglia (2945m)
•long hike upwards (ca. 4h) from Zernez, medium difficult ascent.
•Additional option depending on time and weather of 30 minutes walk around the lake area of Macun (very recommendable).
•Hiking down (ca. 3h) pretty steep scree slopes!
Height difference: ca. 1500m
Hiking time: ca. 8h (without the "30 minutes round Macun")
Hike well marked
Good condition necessary.
Hiking sticks recommended
Excellent chance to "meetup" with rare capricorns!
Marmots will be everywhere (and watch us)
Absolutely unique Alp-flora!
* The organizer is not responsible for any bodily injury or other accidents that might happen during the hike. By signing up on this activity, the participants agree that the organizer will not be held responsible in any way. Although the hike is not complicated, it is each individual responsibility to ensure that they can do the hike and check out the trail.
* To bring along : hiking boots, rain gear, binoculars, water, snack, lunch ( I suggest we take lunch on the trails), smile, positive attitude, suncream
* In case there is lots of rain, storm etc. then of course this hike does not take place and will be skipped to another day.