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Trift Bridge

Trift Glacier, Gadmen, Switzerland
+41 33 982 26 26
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Beautiful spot

Make sure that you take cable gondola from Gadmen (bus 172 from Innertkirchen). That saves a lot of... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2017
Marian W
London, United Kingdom
Great view

Bridge is well engineered and so nice to walk across with family as well as dogs. Very unique... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2017
Kristina B
via mobile
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“cable car” (39 reviews)
“great hike” (6 reviews)
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Trift Glacier, Gadmen, Switzerland
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

Make sure that you take cable gondola from Gadmen (bus 172 from Innertkirchen). That saves a lot of time (2 hours one way at least). Gondola cars fit only 8 people each so buy your tickets online. If you just arrive there hoping that tickets...More

Thank Marian W
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Bridge is well engineered and so nice to walk across with family as well as dogs. Very unique experience I highly recommend. It can be super busy. As you take cable car up to start hike plan in advance (only 8 ppl at a time)...More

Thank Kristina B
Reviewed 27 June 2017

The cable car that brings you to a station, from where you start a hike to the Trift bridge, is located in 15 km from Meiringen. The bridge is built above the Trift lake that is appeared not so long time ago due to glacier...More

3  Thank Shimnik
Reviewed 10 June 2017

At first, there are at least two options how to reach the bridge. You can walk the whole way or you can use the triftbahn (from the triftbahn station to the triftbahn mountain station) and an easy hike. A starting point should be the triftbahn...More

3  Thank Stefan K
Reviewed 29 May 2017

I went the weekend before the Triftbahn opened for the season, so I knew that I would have to hike the whole way from the station up to the bridge. I drove down early in the morning from Germany and easily found the location. Even...More

2  Thank Kreach2002
Reviewed 14 October 2016

We debated doing this hike to the bridge because of all the mixed reviews we read beforehand. I ended up make lift reservations the night before to guarantee our passage to and from the hike. The hike itself was easier than expected. My husband and...More

1  Thank CMC76
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

The funicular ride must be reserved. The hike to get to the bridge awesome !!! Pure mountain air. Wonderful views all the way up. Not to difficult if you are in good shape .I saw children going in the trail without difficulty. But I would...More

1  Thank Carmen D
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

After a 400m climb (from funicular stop) it was a reward to have your lunch at this beautiful spot overlooking the gletcher lake. Keep in mind that the trift funicar has limited capacity (4 every 12 min). We arrived at 10:00am but got a ticket...More

1  Thank alex4777
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Small cable car leaving every 12mins and taking 8 people up the mountain to the start point for the walk to the bridge. Book your tickets in advance to avoid disappointment on the day. Walk is 1hr15-1hr30 to the bridge, quite a tough walk, hiking...More

1  Thank Scotchlynne
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Trift bridge is really a must see place. The trail/hike to get there is very nice with some difficult spots. The surrounding is great. Realize the glacier is only half (!!) of what you see on most pictures. The rest has been gone in only...More

1  Thank Pierre B
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29 July 2017|
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Response from Stefan K | Reviewed this property |
I don´t know, sorry. I only know there is a bus station right at the beginning of a path at Trift bahn station. We had accommodation in Gadmen and a bus went from Gadmen to the Trift bahn station but I don´t know which... More