You're facing an uphill climb of 416 vertical meters on this hike. The hike takes you to an elevation of 8428 ft.
You're traveling a distance of 6 miles on this moderate trail. The hike is therefore not too long. The average length of all hikes in the Valais is 7 miles.
You shouldn’t forget to bring your hiking boots. There are some sections on the trail where sturdy footwear is required. There are places to buy beverages and food along the track. However it’s always recommended to bring enough water and food along with you.