Hiking report in the mountain village Goms

UPDATE 27.10.2017

Wintervorbereitungen auf den Obergommer Wanderwegen

  • Die Brücken auf dem Gommer Höhenweg sind entfernt.
  • Auf dem Waldweg sind die Brücken Moosmattenbach und Merezenbach demontiert. Die Abschnitte Oberwald - Geschinen und Reckingen - Niederwald sind bis auf weiteres begehbar.
  • Derzeit sind Wanderwege über 1800 Metern über Meer schneebedeckt. Ebenso ist an schattigen Stellen in tieferen Lagen mit Schnee zu rechnen.
  • Wegen der bevorstehenden Wintersaison werden ab Mitte Oktober 2017 die Wanderweg-Signalisationen und Brücken oberhalb von 1900 Metern über Meer entfernt.
  • Wanderweg Oberwald-Gletsch: Brücke über den Rotten und Seilhandläufe entfernt.

Rhoneroute Nr 1 - Niederwald-Steinhaus
Die Brücke zwischen Niederwald und Steinhaus wurde entfernt. Die Strasse sowie Veloroute Nr.1 ist für diesen Wegabschnitt nicht mehr offen.

Berg- und Wanderhütten
- Galmihorn-Hütte:   Ab 2.10.2017 geschlossen
- Walibach-Hütte:     Ab 20.10.2017 geschlossen
- Guferschmatte:      geschlossen

Via Sbrinz - Obergesteln-Griespass
Das Gebiet unterhalb des Nufenenstocks ist infolge erheblicher Steinschlaggefahr auf unbestimmte Zeit gesperrt . 
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Herzlichst, Ihr Obergoms

  • Themenpfad
    Pure leisure - adventure guaranteed!
  • Wanderung
    Today you like to fly high! Searching freedom on mountain peak and vastness of broad panorama above the alps. At your feet the young Rhone river flows embedded in beautiful valley bottom of Obergoms. Heavens Blue reflects itself in impressive Distel lake. The effort pays itself off!
  • Wanderung
    You feel like hiking apart from beaten pathways? Then set off for discovering beautiful Stockji-peak! Enormous scenic pleasurable experience as well as a stunning far view on mountains and valleys are guaranteed for you!
  • Wanderung
    This circular hike offers a matchless sight on the Rhone glacier, to lake Grimsel and across the area of Obergoms. It starts at alpine Furkapass and first a gentle pathway that becomes steeper leads upwards to Tällilücke. A short length still further upwards you reach the Tällistock. Then the ...
  • Wanderung
    The more or less even pathway Rottenweg, alongside young Rhone river is perfect to explore Obergoms. At one point across wide meadows, at another point through sparse forest the Rottenweg leads from village to village. This pleasant hiking path therefore really invites to discover gastronomy of ...
  • Wanderung
    The small lake Bru is situated in a secluded part of wild and romantic alpine landscape of Obergoms. After a climbing rich in vertical metres departing from Biel allow yourself an extensive rest at chilly lake Bru before you walk further on along the track. Hiking past the rocky Honeggerhorn you get ...
  • Themenpfad
    At the tourist information Münster (Obergoms Tourismus AG) there is a red information pillar. It serves as starting point of cultural route. In a shelf brochures free of charge are laid out. Therein the buildings are described in more details. On the respective buildings (see village map) there is ...
  • Wanderung
    As convenient one day hike of Gommer Waldweg (forest path) there would be the section from Oberwald to Reckingen. The forest gives shadow and protects the hiker from hot sun rays. Down in the valley sunburnt villages and dreamy hamlets are located.
  • Themenpfad
    A protective forest offers protection for people and infrastructure against natural hazards like e.g. avalanches or falling rocks. In Goms the biggest part of forest area is identified as a protective forest. In the course of time the demands towards a protective forest have gone up. Growing ...
  • Wanderung
    The Gommer Höhenweg, first Premium Trail of Switzerland, leads from Oberwald to Bellwald - along the sunny side of high mountain valley Goms. As a comfortable one day hike of Gommer Höhenweg the section from Oberwald to Münster can be chosen.
  • Themenpfad
    The trail through the life of «Cäsar Ritz» is a bilingual, self-explanatory theme trail with chronological structure. In about 5 kilometres the hiker gets to know what is interesting and worth knowing about life and work of world famous Gommer hotel genius Cäsar Ritz.
  • Wanderung
    The Furka Höhenweg (Swiss Regional Route Nr. 51) leads in two stages of Andermatt over the Furka pass to Oberwald. The stage Andermatt - Furka pass leads past the rocky south-eastern slopes of Urserental and grants keen sights to Hospental and Realp and the historic Furka steam train. Alpine ...