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Interesting Short Hike with Glacial Pot Holes

The Dossen Glacier Garden is an interesting short hike at the terminal spot of the Dossen Glacier... read more

Reviewed July 21, 2017
Mark H
Sonoma, California
Enchanting and eerie

After a rather frightening walk over a suspension bridge (I dont like heights) we visited this... read more

Reviewed October 13, 2018
David G
London, United Kingdom
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Oct 13, 2018
“Enchanting and eerie”
Jul 9, 2018
“Nice hike from Zermatt”
The Dossen glacier garden invites visitors on a journey of discovery through the world of vanished glaciers and the traces they have left on the landscape. Above Furi (1,953 m), about 30 minutes’ walk from the cable car station, the Dossen glacier...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
| Dossen, Zermatt 3920, Switzerland
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Reviewed October 13, 2018

After a rather frightening walk over a suspension bridge (I dont like heights) we visited this rather strange area. It feels like it should be in Lord of the rings. Its an enchanting and strangely beautiful series of holes some filled with water formed in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

The Garden itself is rather small, but for the price (free) it's nice. Infortables tells you more about what was going on with glaciers and potholes. There's a nearby kids playground and near 100m footbridge is great. The best part for me was getting there...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed November 1, 2017

After gorner gorge we walked till furi and from furi via Hängebrücke till glacier garden. It was a rainy day and despite we had fun. It was very interesting to look around and see what nature had created from stones.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed July 21, 2017

The Dossen Glacier Garden is an interesting short hike at the terminal spot of the Dossen Glacier. As you might expect, boulders and glacial debris dot the area. A trail meanders up the hill next to a creek. Here lies the most interesting part of...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Mark H
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