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Schacherseppli Trail

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Obwalden Tourismus
  • Wegweiser Schacherseppli Erlebnisweg
    / Wegweiser Schacherseppli Erlebnisweg
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  • / Holzfigur Schacherseppli
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  • / Brücke über die Laui
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Explore the Schacherseppli Trail in Giswil, which commemorates the late yodeller Ruedi Rymann.
easy
9.7 km
2:32 h
114 m
115 m
Ruedi Rymann became Giswil's most famous son through his work. The Schacherseppli trail was created to honour him and his famous hit "Dr Schacherseppli". It presents the work of Ruedi Rymann amidst wonderful natural surroundings.

The trail begins at Giswil station, where a tall wooden Schacherseppli figure marks the starting point. Special signposts lead to Bahnhofweg, where the first post is located at the old railway station stables.

In addition to the 10 km circular walk, a shorter trail 4 km trail is dedicated to the song "Dr Schacherseppli". This is marked in blue and branches off at the bridge over the Laui. It is suitable for strollers and wheelchairs. Take care: the bridge over the Laui is only 80 cm wide.

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Obwalden Tourismus
Updated: January 14, 2021
Difficulty
easy
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
597 m
Lowest point
482 m
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Start

Giswil station (482 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'656'983E 1'187'519N
DD
46.836375, 8.185584
DMS
46°50'10.9"N 8°11'08.1"E
UTM
32T 437894 5187303
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Destination

Giswil station

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Public transport

Ab Luzern oder Interlaken mit dem Luzern-Interlaken-Express nach Giswil.

Getting there

Auf der A2 von Luzern her im Tunnel auf die A8 Richtung Interlaken, Sarnen wechseln und dem Strassenverlauf bis nach Giswil folgen.

Von Interlaken via Brünig auf der A8 bis zur Ausfahrt Giswil.

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'656'983E 1'187'519N
DD
46.836375, 8.185584
DMS
46°50'10.9"N 8°11'08.1"E
UTM
32T 437894 5187303
w3w 
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Difficulty
easy
Distance
9.7 km
Duration
2:32 h
Ascent
114 m
Descent
115 m
Loop Family friendly Suitable for strollers

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