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.