Via ferrata in Engelberg

Via Ferratas in Engelberg

Challenge yourself with a Via Ferrata during your visit to Engelberg! The idea is to move along a track in tough terrain, climbing and hiking while you are strapped into a harness. Prepare yourself for an activity that will get your blood pumping. Beginners as well as the experienced will find a Via Ferrata suited to them in Engelberg. Families as well!

Rigidalstock in Engelberg

Boasting spectacular birds eye views and interesting rock formations, Rigidalstock is a well-liked Via Ferrata in Engelberg. Choose between two tracks suited to different skill levels. The east track is the best alternative for beginners, but some fitness is still a prerequisite. The track towards the west should only be attempted if you are experienced. In total there are six Via Ferratas in Engelberg: the two on Rigidalstock, Fürenwand, Graustock, Brunnistöckli, Zittergrat and Tällistock. Many of them pose a challenge, even if you are well-acquainted with the activity. For example, Fürenwand and Zittergrat. If you are a beginner, we recommend giving Brunnistöckli a try.


Things to know if you want to try a Via Ferrata

Would you like to try this mix of climbing, bouldering and hiking out for yourself? A Via Ferrata in Engelberg’s awe-inspiring landscape is something you will never forget, but for safety it is important to use the right equipment. If you are not used to the activity, we recommend consulting a guide. On location in Engelberg, there are places where you can rent the appropriate gear. You can also book guided tours of Via Ferratas. Contact us if you have any questions about this extraordinary activity!