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Fürenalp-Trail

Route
Trail Running
Length
9.8 km
Travel time
2 ½ h
Tour details
Tour details
Fürenalp-Trail
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The Fürenalp-Trail leads along the Stierenbach stream to the Stäuber waterfall. Continue past various small alpine huts up to Fürenalp. A breathtaking view of the surrounding mountains awaits you. The trail ends at the mountain station of the Fürenalp cable car, with which you can also have your luggage transported up on request.

Technical details

Tour type
Trail Running
Starting point
Fürenalp valley station
Point of arrival
Fürenalp mountain station
Difficulty
Medium
Condition
3 / 6
Ascent
772 m
Descent
14 m
Safety information

When planning, take note of the summer sports report on https://www.engelberg.ch/en/open-trails/summer/ where it is indicated whether the hiking trails are open. 

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Parking
Parking spaces are available in Engelberg for a fee.
Arrival / Return journey
By car, take the A2 (Basel-Gotthard) to Stans Süd, then take the main road 20 km to Engelberg. Engelberg is 30 minutes from Lucerne, 1 hour and 15 minutes from Basel, Zurich or Bern.
Accessible by bus and train
No
Public transport
National and international connections (from Zurich airport connections every half hour with approx. 1 hour travel time) to Lucerne. Then with the Zentralbahn in 43 minutes through varied landscape and gorges up to Engelberg.
Further information & links

Open Trails: https://www.engelberg.ch/en/open-trails/summer/ 

Gastronomy: https://www.engelberg.ch/en/dining/gastronomy/ 

Accommodations: https://www.engelberg.ch/en/accommodation-online-bookable/#/accommodations