Opening times

Info via ferrata Engelberg

Engelberg – the Swiss Eldorado for via ferrata lovers

The five fixed rope routes in Engelberg are open as follows:

Name Season
Brunnistöckli | K2 Mid-May to mid-October
Zittergrat | K4 Mid-May to mid-October
Rigidalstock | K2 From the beginning of June to mid-October
Gray stick | K3 End of June to beginning of October
Formwork | K4- K5 Mid-May to mid-October
  • The use of the via ferrata is at your own risk. The manufacturers of the via ferrata backrests accept no liability whatsoever.
  • Climbing routes should only be undertaken by hikers who are free from giddiness, sure-footed and suitable for mountain climbing.
  • Children should be at least 8 years old.
  • Weather and weather conditions must be taken into account; in case of rain, snow, fog, thunderstorm risk and strong wind, via ferrata should not be used.
  • In order to avoid damage, the safety ropes are cleared out over the winter.

You will find all information about the via ferrata in Engelberger in the via ferrata brochure.