In summer

Volunteer guardians

All guardians of the Binntal hut are volunteers, members of the Delémont section of the Swiss Alpine Club. Every week of the summer season another guardian mans the hut.

Booking will ensure that a bed and a meal are available for you during stay.

GUARDIANS 2019

  • Week 27 – 29.06-06.07 : J-Philippe Chollet & Albert Saner
  • Week 28 – 06.07-13.07 : J-Philippe Chollet & Richard Chèvre
  • Week 29 – 13.07-20.07 : Jean Aschwanden
  • Week 30 – 20.07-27.07 : Pascal Perrin & Christiane Rais
  • Week 31 – 27.07-03.08 : Bernadette Ackermann
  • Week 32 – 03.08-10.08 : Bernadette Ackermann
  • Week 33 – 10.08-17.08 : Ruth Henz
  • Week 34 – 17.08-24.08 : Dominique Beuchat
  • Week 35 – 24.08-31.08 : Urs Joseph & H-Ruedi Burri
  • Week 36 – 31.08-07.09 : Thomas Hügli & H-Ruedi Burri
  • Week 37 – 07.09-14.09 : Robert Gerster
  • Week 38 – 14.09-21.09 : Gertrude Kämpf
  • Week 39 – 21.09-28.09 : René Hiltbrunner
  • Week 40 – 28.09-05.10 : Laurence Ozmen & Albert Saner

Suggestions for hikes

Below some suggestions for hikes in the valley of Binn.

HIKES IN THE VALLEY OF BINN

– Binntal hut – Binn via Binnergale (T3, 4-5h)
– Binntal hut – Binn via Halsesee (T3, 3-3.5h)
– Fäld – Binntal hut – Fäld (T3, 5-6h)
– Eggerhorn from the Binntal hut (T4, 7-8h)

ALPINISM

– Ofenhorn / Punta d’Arbola (F1, 2.5-3h)

FROM HUT TO HUT  
(starting from Binntal hut)

– Mittlenberghütte (T2, 1.5h)
– Rifugio Castiglioni (T3, 3-4h)
– Rifugio Margaroli (T3, 3.5h)
– Rifugio Claudio e Bruno (4.5h)
– Rifugio Citta di Busto (5.5h)
– Rifugio Mores (5h)
– Bivacco Conti (4h)

MULTI-DAY HIKES

– Binntal hut – Nufenenpass (2 days, T3)
– Binntal hut – Binn via Geisspfad (2 days, T3-T4)
– Circular tour, starting from Heiligkreuz (3 to 5 days, T2-T5)

TRAVERSES

– Traverse from Wallis to the Piemonte (Italy): Fürgangen – Crovéo (3 days, T2-T3)
– Traverse from Wallsi to Ticino, hike (3 days, T2-T3)
– Traverse from Wallis to Ticino, alpinism (2 days, T3 and PD-)

THEME HIKES

– The Tour of the Walser (5 to 7 days or 34h)
– Le The Path of the Romans from Binn to Grengiols (6.5h)

BIG ALPINE CROSSINGS

– Via Alpina: blue itinerary (61 steps)
– Via Alpina: red itinerary (161 steps)
– Grande Traversata delle Alpi (65 steps)

Binntal_Randonnees-ete.pdf

Supplemantary information

MAPS

– Binntal 1270 1:25’000
– Nufenenpass 265T 1:50’000
– Valle Antigorio 275T 1:50’000

GUIDES AND ENQUIRIES

– Bergsteigzentrum Altesch / Fiesch
   Tel: +41 (0)27 971 17 76

REFERENCES

– Binntal Veglia Devero
   Andreas Weissen, ISBN 978-3-85869-650-2
– Randonnées à saute-frontière
   Annick Monod, ISBN 978-2-88355-114-5
Landschaftspark BInntal