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Hiking trail

The walk over Fuorcla Val dal Botsch leads from the Pass dal Fuorn region to Val Mingèr, via a 2676 m high pass. It is normally passable from end of June to end of September.

The flora on the ascent through Val dal Botsch is among the finest to be seen in the whole of the National Park.

Many species of alpine flora, view from Fuorcla Val dal Botsch, inner Plavna valley with alluvial fans, witch’s head rock, red deer sightings in Mingèr. In S-charl bear exhibition and bear trail.

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Difficulty: white-red-white / medium
Steep scree field on the descent from Fuorcla towards Val Plavna. Snow is expected here in spring and autumn. Surefootedness required.

Starting and end point can be reached by post bus (bus stops: Il Fuorn/P6, S-charl or Scuol, Val Mingèr).


June, July, August, September, October


17.50 km
Vertical heigth
1000 m
Time required
6 hours 45 minutes
Level technique
Level condition


Starting point
Il Fuorn (Altitude: 1794 m)
Arrival by public transport (stop/station)
Il Fuorn P6 Timetable SBB
S-charl (Altitude: 1808 m)
Arrival by public transport (stop/station)
Scuol, Val Mingèr Timetable SBB


Il Fuorn: www.ilfuorn.ch

  • Picnicplace


The offer is suitable for

  • Adults
  • Children from 7-12 years
  • Children >12 years
  • 50+
  • Families
  • Groups


Urtatsch 2
7530 Zernez
Telephone +41 (0)81 851 41 41
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Bear exhibition S-charl

Here visitors can take a look at historical scenes, discover how bears live, their biology and the likelihood of their return to the region. The exhibition is ideal for children.

Museum / Exhibition

Bearded vulture

Resettlement. Since 1986 bearded vultures have been released in the Alps as part of an international project.