The Eiger Trail above Grindelwald is as iconic as the Eiger North Face looming high above it. This path is a must-do for every mountaineering or hiking fanatic as it's the classic route for access to the many climbing routes on the notorious sheer rock face. This trail runs mostly downhill, will offer incredible and awe-inspiring views, and is suitable for most hikers.

Statistics

1 - 2

hrs

252

m

698

m

11

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Difficulty

FATMAP difficulty grade

Moderate

Description

The Eiger Trail above Grindelwald is as iconic as the Eiger North Face looming high above it.

This path is a must-do for every mountaineering or hiking fanatic as it's the classic route for access to the many climbing routes on the notorious sheer rock face.

This trail runs mostly downhill, will offer incredible and awe-inspiring views, and is suitable for most hikers.