Täschalp

Täschalp

Täschalp is a high mountain pass located in the canton of Valais in Switzerland, at an elevation of 2.225m (7,299ft) above the sea level. The average gradient is 11.14%.

The road to the summit is paved but very narrow and steep. It is only recommended for expert drivers used to driving in the High Alps.Open to traffic throughout the year, may be closed for short periods in winter when the weather is bad.

Starting from Täsch, the ascent is 7.0 km long. Over this distance the elevation gain is 780 meters. The average gradient is 11.14%. The drive offers a fantastic view of Mt. Weisshorn. The mountains all around rise so high that their summits are barely visible.