You're traveling a distance of 4 miles on this strenuous trail. The hike is therefore not too long. Average length of all hikes in the Valais is 7 miles.
Elevated between 7871 ft and 10518 ft, the hike is among the 3 highest elevated hikes in Switzerland. You're facing an uphill climb of 839 vertical meters on this hike. This makes the hike one of the 10 hikes with the most ascent in the Valais.
Sturdy hiking boots are recommended on this track. If you get hungry along the way, there are places to rest and get food. Nevertheless it’s recommended to also have enough water and food in your backpack when hiking or biking.