Glattwang - Abfahrt Fideris

7.9 km
1:00 h
387 mhd
1488 mhd
Gemse am Glattwang
Easy connoisseur tour with short ascent over alpine pastures to Glattwang and long descent, orientation relatively easy.
Technique 3/6
Fitness 3/6
Highest Point  2375 m
Lowest Point  899 m
Best Season
Start Fideriser Heuberge
Destination Fideris
Coordinates 46.866912, 9.725566



From berghaus Arflina, the route leads up in a northwesterly direction and passes a hollow at Caua. Maintaining the direction, one climbs east of point 2153 (small lake) over the wide southeastern ridge of the Glattwang up into the upper hollow under the summit slope. The last part leads over the south ridge to the summit Glattwang (2376 m above sea level.M.).  Descent along the ascent route and under appropriate conditions over the Alp Nova down to Fideris.

attention! Below the Alp Nova Untersäss is the Wildruhezone Oberwald - the route runs through a narrow corridor. Thank you for respecting the Nature


Use the shuttle buses of the Fideriser Heuberge as an ascent aid. This gives you more time to enjoy the beautiful mountains of the Fideriser Heuberge.


The ski and snowshoe routes are to be understood as general directions. Depending on the conditions, ascent and descent routes must be adapted. No guarantee can be given for the correctness, completeness and timeliness of the information.

The practice of ski touring in open terrain is at your own risk. Every tourer is strongly advised to thoroughly prepare, plan routes and obtain up-to-date information on the snow and avalanche situation. Avalanche situation report and snow info:

For accidents resulting from the use of the published information and the route information, any liability is rejected.

In case of doubt, let yourself be accompanied by experienced tourers or a mountain guide:


Full-blown alpine ski tour in unsecured terrain. Complete safety equipment (avalanche detector, avalanche shovel, avalanche probe, mobile phone) and knowledge of proper handling are indispensable.


Fideriser Heuberge, Berghaus Arflina (2000 m a.s..M l.) - Chopfstein - Caua - Südgrat - Glattwang (2376 m a.s..M.).

Departure: Glattwang - Alp Nova Obersäss - Untersäss - (narrow corridor through Wildruhezone Oberwald) - Valzigg - Versals (1309 m a.M.s.l.) - Plattis - forest road through the Rözenwald - Fideris (896 m above sea level.M.). 


Public Transport

By train to Jenaz or Küblis (910 timetable field), Postbus to Fideris (90.221 timetable field).

Anreise Information

Via the A13 and the A28 to Fideris.


Shortly after the entrance to the village, free parking is available on the sawmill area (bus station Fideriser Heuberge). It is not possible to park vehicles in the village square in winter.

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