Gruben Hiking Trails
Distance: 10.9 miles (One Way)
This scenic route between the Val d'Anniviers and Gruben, crossing Forcletta Pass, features panoramic views of the high peaks towering above the head of the Zinal and Turtmann valleys.
Distance: 8.2 miles (One Way)
One of my favorite hikes in the Valais is the steep, scenic climb over Augstbord Pass that leads to an overlook with stunning, panoramic views of the Bernese Alps and the high peaks surrounding the Mattertal (Matter Valley), home of Zermatt.
Distance: 6.8 - 7.8 miles (One Way)
Meidpass features splendid views of the glacier clad peaks of the Turtmann Valley and the summits towering above the Rhone Valley along with distant, panoramic views of a sea of peaks, including the Grand Combin and Mont Blanc, rising to the southwest beyond the Val Anniviers.