Via ferrata in the Saas valley


Experienced climbers with a head for heights will welcome the opportunity to experience a “rock-climbing adventure” in the Saas Valley – the Via Ferrata Experience.
Via ferrata are secured with steel ropes and, where needed, ladders. For fit mountain lovers, they offer an intermediate step between hiking and climbing as a sport.

Jägihorn via ferrata, 3,206 m

The panoramic Jegihorn offers a beautiful Alpine via ferrata combined with breathtaking views of Switzerland’s highest mountain.

Mittaghorn via ferrata, 3,143 m

The Mittaghorn via ferrata offers a simple tour with good prospects, which is also suitable for beginners.

Britannia via ferrata 3,130 m

This via ferrata promises thrills and unique views of the Saas mountain world. Its difficulty rating is in the region of K-3 (quite hard) and K-4 (hard), so some experience of climbing is an advatage.

Via Ferrata del Lago

This via ferrata goes from the Almagell valley to the Italian Antrona valley (a two-day trip). In good weather, you can see as far as Lake Maggiore.

Mini via ferrata in Saas-Grund

You don’t always have to be up high to experience the via ferrata feeling. The mini via ferrata is just a few minutes away from the valley station of the mountain railway in Saas-Grund.

Furggstalden climbing practice wall

Recently renovated climbing wall for children and beginners in countryside that is not too steep. This is a fun way of learning about hoists and abseiling.

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