SwitzerlandMobility: Hiking

Weissenstein-Passwang Trail (Route No. 478)

"Where can you see the best panoramas – from the trails across the first or the second Jura chain? Views are bound to differ according to taste! If you follow the Weissenstein-Passwang Trail, you can judge for yourself. In two days, you can hike from the Canton of Solothurn into the natural parc Thal, and you'll experience a small selection of the many magnificent high-altitude trails across the Jura."


This route comprises 2 stages, and each of them is also suitable for one-day excursions.

Stage 1 Solothurn–Welschenrohr
Stage 2 Welschenrohr–Passwang

Altitude difference
Solothurn–Liestal: 1'560 m
Welschenrohr - Passwang: 1'670 m

Technique: easy (hiking path)
Condition: hard

Good to know
PLEASE NOTE: The Weissenstein is only accessible with the Weissenstein cable car.


Stage 1 height profile | PDF, 59 kB
Stage 2 height profile | PDF, 64 kB
Map Weissenstein and Grenchenberge | PDF, 754 kB
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Weissenstein-Passwang Trail (Route No. 478)

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