Saas Fee

Location: Valais

Saas Fee Hiking Trails

Mischabel panorama
Gspon to Kreuzboden (Gspon Hohenweg)

Distance: 8.6 miles (One Way)

Another of the Saas Valley’s great high walks, this scenic trail traversing high above the east side of the valley features wonderful panoramic views of the 13,000-ft/4,000-meter peaks of the Mischabel Range.

View of the peaks across the Saas Fee valley
Grachen to Saas Fee (Hohenweg Saas Fee)

Distance: 10.8 miles (One Way)

The Saas Fee Hohenweg is one of the great hikes in the Valais. The challenging trail follows a high route along the west side of the Saastal with stunning views of the peaks towering above the Saas Valley and the Bernese Alps to the north.

View down the Ofen valley on the climb to Jatzilicku
Mattmark to Heidbodme via Jazzilucke

Distance: 9.6 - 10.8 miles (One Way)

A scenic hike traversing two beautiful valleys connected by a challenging exposed trail traveling between the Jazzilucke and Antrona Passes on the Swiss-Italian border.

Beautiful meadows along the trail
Antrona Pass via Furggstalden

Distance: 10.4 miles (Round Trip)

A delightful walk up a pretty valley leads to a remote and wild saddle on the Swiss-Italian border, offering a degree of solitude not available on many hikes around the Saas Fee area.

View of the Allainhorn, Alphubel and the Fee Glacier from Hannig
Hannig to Saas Fee (Gemsweg Part 1)

Distance: 4.0 miles (One Way)

Few hikes in the Saas Fee area feature the scenic bang for the buck found along the path from Hannig to Saas Fee. A glacial lake, glistening waterfalls and ever changing views of the high peaks surrounding Saas Fee are a few of the highlights along this delightful trail.

Terrific view of the 4,000-meter peaks rising to the west of Saas Fee
Plattjen to Saas Fee (Gemsweg Part 2)

Distance: 3.9 miles (One Way)

Great views of the Mischabel peaks towering above Saas Fee and the Saas Valley are the highlights of this short trail descending from Plattjen to Saas Fee along the Gemsweg.

View of the Strahlhorn, Rimpfischhorn, Allalinhorn, Alphubel, Taschhorn and Dom
Antrona Pass via Heidbodme

Distance: 10.4 miles (Round Trip)

This trail starts at the scenic lookout at Heidbodme, with panoramic views of the peaks towering above the west side of the Saastal, and then follows a high route along the northeastern slopes of the Furggtal to Antrona Pass, a remote and wild saddle on a ridge on the Swiss-Italian border.

The Hohbalm Glacier
Mellig, Gibidum and the Bieder Glacier

Distance: 2.7 - 6.4 miles (Round Trip)

Two lofty overlooks offer impressive bird’s-eye views of the glacial cirque surrounding Saas Fee, the Hohblam Glacier and the Fletschorn-Weissmies group. The return to Saas Fee features views of the Bider Glacier and a walk through a pretty forest.

Great views of the Saas Fee Valley
Kreuzboden to Saas Almagell (Hohenweg Kreuzboden)

Distance: 6.0 - 6.3 miles (One Way)

This scenic walk, with panoramic views of the Mischabel Range, traverses high above the east side of the Saas Valley before entering the beautiful Almageller Valley. End the hike by descending to Saas Almagell or take the challenging Adventure Trail to Furggstalden.