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Excursions & TravelsPublished on 16 June 2024

Geological excursion Helvetic

Event Date

16
Jun
2024
  • Sunday 09:45 - 16:00
9658 Wildhaus

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Event Details

Language of the event

German

Contact

Division Swiss Geological Survey
Seftigenstrasse 264
3084 Wabern

Useful information

  • Meeting point:Lower station chair lift Gamplüt, 9658 Wildhaus (Wildhaus Post; Ankunft Bus von Buchs SG: 9:28, von Wattwil: 9:21) (map.geo.admin.ch). The participants bear the costs of the chair lift Wildhaus to Gamplüt (only cash (15.-, to be paid at the upper station), no discounts on AG and half-price travelcards).
  • Finish point:  Bus stop Unterwasser Post, 9657 Unterwasser (map.geo.admin.ch). Bus Richtung Buchs: 16:12, Richtung Wattwil: 16:12.
  • Time: 9:45 am to 4:00 pm.
  • Walking time: 4 hours. 250 m. ascent, 600 m. descent. Distance 9 km.
  • Language: German
  • Guide: Adrian Pfiffner (Co-author Tectonic Map of Switzerland 1:500'000)
  • Equipment: Good walking shoes, clothing suitable for cold, wet and/or sunny weather. Take along a picnic lunch in your backpack.

Sign up for the excursion on June 16, 2024 (fully booked)