WTF Schnebelhorn Hike

For our newest WTF (Walking Through Fellowship) Hike, we recommend good hiking shoes/boots, sunscreen and a love for wide open alpine space for this moderately difficult (T2) hike to the gipfel of Schnebelhorn (1292 m), the highest point in canton Zurich. 

When: (Mothers Day) Sunday 09 May 2021       09:00 – 15:00

Hosts:  Bruce W. +41 78 680 09 13, IG Zoom Hosts’ Coordinator
Marika R. +41 79 474 15 40, GSR, Tuesday 11th Steppers Group

Joel B. +41 79 703 8003, IG Activities Coordinator

Features: Fantastic views from the Schnebelhorn include the striking Säntis (2502 m) to the east, the majestic Grosser Mythen (1898 m) to the southwest.

Route: 14 km loop from Steg im Tösstal to Schnebelhorn and back to Steg.

Difficulty: T2: moderate. 800 meter elevation ascent/descent

Cost: Free. Pay own travel costs to-from meeting and end points

Weather: Rain or shine – there’s no bad weather, just bring the right gear

Meeting pt: From Winterthur BH with Marika (09:00) or parking lot in Steg with Joel (10:00)

End point: Finish where you began in Steg or Winterthur

Lunch: Bring your own food, drinks and a burning desire for fun and fellowship

More route details https://wegwandern.ch/listing/schnebelhorn-hoechster-gipfel-zuerich-wanderung-wandern or (in EN) https://www.alltrails.com/trail/switzerland/zurich/round-trip-steg-to-schnebelhorn