Vita Parcours RandaJogging

The Vita Parcours fitness trail leads through the forest area along the Wildibach river between Täsch and Randa. The route is shady.

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Description

The Vita Parcours is an enjoyable fitness circuit for jogging enthusiasts. The lush forest on either side of the Wildibach river offers a beautiful setting for exercise. The route is varied, leading over grass, tree roots and around boulders, stopping at fitness stations at the prettiest locations in the mixed mountain woodland.

  • Grippy trail surface, slippery only in very few places
  • Pleasantly shady
Leads through the forest near the Attermenzen campsite. Starting point is north of the sports field.

Effective distance: approx. 3.1 km
We recommend:
  • Suitable footwear
  • Clothing suitable for the weather (always carry a waterproof)
  • Plenty to drink
Additional information and recommendations are available from the guest information centre at Randa station.
  • Weather conditions can change quickly in the mountains. Appropriate clothing is therefore essential, along with adequate supplies of food and water. In uncertain weather, turn back in good time.
  • Inform others of planned route, and whenever possible avoid going alone.
  • Please be considerate to other walkers and to plants and animals.
  • Take note of the warning signs drawing attention to the constant danger in river beds and along watercourses below dams and reservoirs.
The drive from Visp to Randa takes about 30–40 min. The road leads through the wild and beautiful Mattertal valley.
There is a public multi-storey car park by the railway station in Randa; simply follow the signs.
By train to Randa: less than 3½ hours from Zürich airport or 4 hours from Geneva airport. Change at Visp onto the Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn (Matterhorn Gotthard Railway). From Visp, the railway leads through the Mattertal valley past idyllic small villages to Randa.

Map and arrival

Condition 

Technique 

Experience 

Landscape 

Difficulty easy
Distance 2.50 km
Ascent 93 m
Descent 93 m
Duration 40,0 h
Lowest point 1427 m
Highest point 1466 m

Starting point of the tour:

Randa (1'439 m)

Destination of the tour:

Randa (1'439 m)

Properties:

  • Nice views
  • Faunistic highlights
  • Round tour
  • Suitable for families and children
  • Botanical highlights

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