Nullisch - Leidbachalp - Rinerhorn Talstation

Davos Klosters

Backcountry route for experienced riders through Leidbach valley

Ski Touring Difficult

Distance
2.2 km
Ascent
5 m
Descent
647 m
Duration
0-1 hrs
Low Point
1.8 km
High Point
2.4 km
Gradient
36˚
Nullisch - Leidbachalp - Rinerhorn Talstation Map

Follow Nüllisch Grat ridge form slope nº9 till the slope corner, you are almost the the ridge level from there go to the top of the ridge and enjoy the views from Leidbach valley and Leidbachhorn standing on the left. Ride down to the creek at the end you will have to follow the creek line till Leidbachalp (1793m), few houses remain from the town just before the tree line. Keep riding down the creek till you will find few farms and a trail which you can follow to get bach to slope nº10 and ride down to Rinerhorn base station. Just be aware of the snowconditions at lower altitude, which will be the key to succes through this backcountry route.

Difficulty

Difficult

Serious gradient of 30-38 degrees where a real risk of slipping exists.

Medium Exposure (E2)

2 out of 4

As well as the slope itself, there are some obstacles (such as rock outcrops) which could aggravate injury.

Remoteness

4 out of 4

In the high mountains or remote conditions, all individuals must be completely autonomous in every situation.

Best time to visit

January, February, March

Features

  • Trees
  • Cliffs
  • Walk Required