Trottoirs

Grindelwald, Wengen and Mürren

Bernese Oberland

The most difficult freeride route in the First area

Freeride Skiing Severe

Distance
921 m
Ascent
0 m
Descent
348 m
Low Point
2.1 km
High Point
2.5 km
Gradient
35˚
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Description

It means over the naturally occurring terraces, which locals call "Trottoirs", through the steep rocky E flank of Oberjoch. This route requires save snow conditions and a great deal of experience and very good skills. Take care of cornices and cliffs.

Difficulty

Severe

Steep skiing at 38-45 degrees. This requires very good technique and the risk of falling has serious consequences.

High Exposure (E3)

3 out of 4

In case of a fall, death is highly likely.

Remoteness

2 out of 4

Away from help but easily accessed.

Best time to visit

January, February, March

Features

  • Cliffs

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