Saas Almagell

A trail runner running up a steep rocky ridge line, above Saas Almagell, Switzerland

Jazzilücke Loop: Into Italy from Saas Almagell

A loop connecting two valleys in a remote corner along the Swiss-Italian  border

This Run is featured in Run the Alps Switzerland:  30 Must-Do Trail Runs

→ 21km     

↑ 1361m

Δ 3083M 

♦ Medium

Θ Clockwise

"Now this is a run worthy of being in a guidebook!" Dan shouts as we’re speeding through the Ofental valley. The trail has a little bit of everything...

For other runs in the region, see Saas Fee's Glacier Trail.

LOCATION
Town:  Saas Almagell
Canton:  Valais
Country:  Switzerland

TIPS

  • Don't miss this run, see previous tip 😉


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Running up the rocky Furggtalli.

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Reaching higher ground in the Furggtalli.

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Cables protect a short exposed section between the Antronapass and Jazzilücke.

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Descending the wild Ofental.

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