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Bear Sanctuary Experience Trail Summer

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  • Erlebnisweg Bärenland
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    Photo: Arosa Tourismus, Arosa Lenzerheide
m 2000 1900 1800 2,0 1,5 1,0 0,5 km Restaurant Erzhorn Brüggerstuba bei der Mittelstation Bergkirchli Innerarosa
The route of the Bear Sanctuary adventure experience trail leads from tge Arosa Bear Sanctuary to the Tschuggenhütte, past the Bergkirchli and to the Kulmwiese.
easy
Distance 2.3 km
0:40 h
10 m
180 m
2,018 m
1,836 m
You simply can't miss the stars of the trail. It is not for nothing that they belong to the family of the big bears. Set out and discover the six big bears, find out where they live and how big they can grow. Once you have found and measured all the bears, you will find out which is the biggest big bear.

Author’s recommendation

Present the complete booklet at the Arosa Tourism guest information desk (sports and congress centre in the village) and receive a big-bear surprise.
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Update: February 03, 2022
Difficulty
easy
Technique
Stamina
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Landscape
Highest point
2,018 m
Lowest point
1,836 m
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Rest stops

Brüggerstuba at the middle station

Safety information

Arosa strives to provide hikers with a well-developed and marked network of hiking trails. Please follow the rules and signposting. You will find further helpful tips under the hiking information.

Tips and hints

Theme trails in Arosa

Arosa All-Inclusive

 

Arosa strives to provide hikers with a well-developed and marked network of hiking trails. Please heed the rules and signposting.

  •  Please keep your dogs on a leash
  • Please take litter and leftovers from picnics home again
  • You will often see game on your walks. Enjoy the sight of these animals and respect their familiar surroundings.
  • Leave trail markings where they are
  • Do not use closed paths (winter sports report)
  • Do not leave the officially marked winter hiking trails

Start

Arosa Bear Sanctuary (2,013 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'769'821E 1'184'088N
DD
46.786295, 9.662902
DMS
46°47'10.7"N 9°39'46.4"E
UTM
32T 550598 5181629
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Destination

Arosa Kulmwiese

Turn-by-turn directions

There are various ways to get to the start of the hike. Enjoy a leisurely ride on the Arosa-Weisshorn aerial cableway to the middle station (free ride with the Arosa All-Inclusive Card) or take the local bus to the Prätschli terminus and enjoy a short hike along the Arlenwaldweg to the LAW (Arosa-Weisshorn aerial cableway) middle station.

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

From Chur with the Rhaetian Railway to Arosa.  From Arosa railway station you can reach the LAW valley station (Arosa-Weisshorn aerial cableway) in a short time. 

Getting there

From Chur, the winding Schanfiggerstrasse leads to Arosa. Let the journey already become an adventure.

Parking

At the entrance to Arosa village you will find a large parking display board. Further information can be found here.

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'769'821E 1'184'088N
DD
46.786295, 9.662902
DMS
46°47'10.7"N 9°39'46.4"E
UTM
32T 550598 5181629
w3w 
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Equipment

Good footwear and weather-dependent clothing

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Difficulty
easy
Distance
2.3 km
Duration
0:40 h
Ascent
10 m
Descent
180 m
Highest point
2,018 m
Lowest point
1,836 m
Public-transport-friendly Linear route Refreshment stops available Family-friendly Insider tip Suitable for strollers Dog-friendly

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