• Ristis-Rugghubelhütte

  • Rugghubelhütte

This sunny walk over Rigidalalp and Planggen, past the Teufelsstein (“Devil’s Rock”) to the SAC Rugghubelhütte (2,295 metres above sea level), affords hikers a wonderful view down into the Hahnen federal no-hunting zone.

Experienced mountaineers may like to carry on from Rugghubel over the Rotgrätli (2,559 metres a.s.l.) up to Bannalp – adding an extra 8 km and 3 hr. 30 min. to the hike.



Duration ascent 2h 30min
descent 1h 30min
Route Cableway from Engelberg to Ristis
then Ristis - Rigidalalp - Rugghubelhütte
Distance covered 5.5km
Difference in altitude 700m
Additional information The Berglodge Ristis and the Rugghubelhütte offers overnight accommodation.