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Bosco Gurin and the three magnificent alpine lakes

Get ready to explore the territory where the ancient Walser people used to pasture their cattle. You’ll cross fields and idyllic pastures, and discover alpine ponds and wonderous precipices. You’ll find yourself in an exceptionally beautiful environment where you can admire alpine roses and a multitude of insects. And the finale, the marvellous spectacle of the three glacial lakes: the Ender See, the Schwarzsee and the Üssar See, guaranteed to leave you speechless.

DepartureBosco Gurin
ArrivalBosco Gurin
Suitable for
Adults
Itinerary features
Typology
Circular
Length
10.41 KM
Duration
5H
Difficulty
High
Wednesday 21 February
10° MAX 10° / MIN 2°
rainfall 0%
wind light
Weather forecast for the next days

Thu
8° 2°

Fri
7° 3°

Sat
9° 3°

Sun
8° 3°

Mon
5° 2°
Tips
  • Waterproof clothing, light and warm
  • Hiking boots
  • Gloves, sun cap, change of clothes
  • Backpack maximum 5-8 kg
  • First aid kit with penknife
  • Sleeping bag for overnight in alpine hut
  • Torch, sunglasses, sun cream, water-bottle
  • Hiking map/topographic map
  • Compass
  • Camera
  • Food
  • Raincover for backpacks

 

Montagnepulite: This project was born to promote an effective management and sustainable use of mountain huts in Ticino, and in particular the litter management. The responsible management of litter in the mountains is a matter of common sense. We can all contribute:

https://www.montagnepulite.ch/en/golden-rules

Tourism Organization Addresses

Ascona-Locarno Turismo
Infodesk Maggia

Centro commerciale
CH-6673 Maggia
T +41 91 759 77 26
F +41 91 759 77 40
[email protected]
www.ascona-locarno.com

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