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Nordic walking · Switzerland
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  • Near Ftan in the Lower Engadine.
    Near Ftan in the Lower Engadine.
    Photo: Andrea Badrutt, Chur, Engadin Samnaun Val Müstair
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Beautiful loop from Ftan Grond, up to the High Alpine Institute, through the Ftan forests and back to Ftan Grond again.
Distance 7.9 km
2:00 h
250 m
250 m
1,843 m
1,601 m
Enjoy a Nordic Walking tour around Ftan. You start your tour in Ftan Grond, in the centre. From here, with the best view of the valley, you walk out to the Hotel Paradies, past a playground and on up to the High Alpine Institute. From here you dive into the Ftan forest, also called God Chauols. You make a loop here and finally reach the village of Ftan again. 
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Tourismus Engadin Scuol Samnaun Val Müstair AG
Update: September 28, 2021
Highest point
1,843 m
Lowest point
1,601 m

Track types

Asphalt 13.14%Dirt road 14.41%Forested/wild trail 55.02%Path 9.25%Road 8.15%
Asphalt
1 km
Dirt road
1.1 km
Forested/wild trail
4.3 km
Path
0.7 km
Road
0.6 km
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Safety information

Emergency call:
  • 144 Emergency call, first aid
  • 1414 Mountain rescue REGA
  • 112 International emergency call

Start

PostBus stop Ftan, Cumün (1,635 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'814'387E 1'186'255N
DD
46.792921, 10.247177
DMS
46°47'34.5"N 10°14'49.8"E
UTM
32T 595182 5182907
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Destination

PostBus stop Ftan, cumün

Turn-by-turn directions

  • Ftan Grond
  • Hotel Paradise
  • Playground
  • High Alpine Institute
  • Ftan forest, God Chauols
  • Loop around Ftan
  • Ftan village

Note


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Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

  • By Rhaetian Railway (from Chur, Prättigau or Oberengadin) hourly to Scuol-Tarasp, direct PostBus connection to Ftan, cumün
  • By PostBus (from Tarasp or Martina) hourly to Scuol-Tarasp, direct PostBus connection to Ftan, cumün

Getting there

  • From the north: via Landquart - Klosters by car transport through the Vereina Tunnel (Selfranga - Sagliains) or via the Flüela Pass into the Lower Engadine on H27.
  • From the east: via Landeck / Austria in the direction of St. Moritz on H27
  • From the south: via Reschenpass (Nauders-Martina) or Ofenpass (Val Müstair-Zernez) on H27
  • Ftan is situated on a sunny terrace and can be reached in 10 minutes by car from Ardez or Scuol on the Engadine road H27.

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'814'387E 1'186'255N
DD
46.792921, 10.247177
DMS
46°47'34.5"N 10°14'49.8"E
UTM
32T 595182 5182907
w3w 
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Sturdy shoes

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Distance
7.9 km
Duration
2:00 h
Ascent
250 m
Descent
250 m
Highest point
1,843 m
Lowest point
1,601 m
Public-transport-friendly

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