Hiking tour 

The Massa Trail – on the Traces of the Sander

Short info

Starting point
Blatten bei Naters, Post, 1330 m a.s.l.
Endpoint
Ried-Mörel, 1191 m a.s.l.
Track
8 km
Duration
2 h 20 min.
Difficulty
Medium
Ascent
238 m
Descent
378 m
Lowest point
1190 m a.s.l.
Highest Point
1452 m a.s.l.

The tour

This spectacular tour takes you through the wild Massa gorge from Blatten near Naters to Ried-Mörel. The gigantic gorge will make you pictorially aware of the force of the water.

Alternative Route

Descent to Bitsch after leaving the Massa gorge, descent from Ried-Mörel to Mörel

Meals

Meals obtainable only at the start and final destinations

General Tips

Risk of slipping in the wet parts of the forest. The section in the gorge follows exposed places

Note the signage and any information boards on the spot. Further information about the Swiss footpath network and the signposting can be found here.