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Kings’ Route
Snowshoe tour up to the Wannihorn summit

A mountaineer’s dream come true: The snowshoe trail from Hannigalp to the Wannihorn is an athletic challenge but rewards you with fantastic scenic views. We have all the info!

Winter summit bliss

Snowshoe trail from Hannigalp to Wannihorn

The Kings’ Route snowshoeing tour in Grächen up to the impressive Wannihorn summit is perfect for true winter fans. The hike boasts magnificent scenic views and requires a good level of fitness. 

It takes just under one and a half hours to climb up to 2,620 metres, where an incomparable mountain panorama presents itself. Look down into the Saas Valley and enjoy an unobstructed view of Bietschhorn, Bishorn, Brunegghorn and Weisshorn!

Winter joyride

How to get to Hannigalp

Are you particularly sporty? Then your adventure already begins down in the town of Grächen. Equipped with snowshoes, you’ll hike from the valley to Hannigalp.

Those who prefer to save their energy for the ascent to Wannihorn can get a ticket for the Hannigalpbahn. The cable car will take you comfortably and safely up the mountain, where you can strap on your snowshoes and get started.

Now it’s getting steep!

Details on the snowshoe tour up to Wannihorn

Once you’ve arrived at the Hannigalpbahn mountain station, you can admire the snow-covered mountains for a moment and then set off in the direction of Wannihorn. You’ll hike steadily uphill through snow-covered forests. The effort is well worthwhile, because the fantastic scenic views are truly a sight to behold: The Valais mountains show themselves from their most impressive side here.

Important: There are no refreshment stops at the top, so make sure you bring enough provisions!

Rent some snowshoes!

The best equipment right in Grächen

Snowshoeing is easy and doesn’t cost a lot. This makes snowshoe tours in Grächen a particularly popular winter holiday activity. All the more convenient that you can get the best equipment right in Grächen: Browse through the sports shops and rent first-rate equipment! 

Après snowshoe hike

Peak culinary joys in Grächen

Inspired by the unique impressions on Wannihorn, you’ll set off again in the direction of Hannigalp. That’s where you will find numerous restaurants that will spoil you with culinary delights. Our tip: the stylish Stafelbar, where you can enjoy a wide variety of delicacies during après-ski. Stop by the unique bar and plan your next snowshoe adventure together!

Discover mountain cuisine
Well-deserved R&R

Pure relaxation in Grächen

Having mastered the Kings’ Route, you deserve treating yourself to some rest and relaxation. In Grächen, you will find numerous wellness and spa offers to help you relax and recuperate. In the local wellness oases, you can recharge your batteries before setting out on your next sporting adventure.

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Glorious weather in Grächen

What could be better for mountain fans than a snowshoe tour on a sunny winter’s day? You can always find out the exact weather conditions with the help of our weather info. Alternatively, you can take a look at the live webcam images from Hannigalp.