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Whether for the view or for the challenge, climbing the mountainous peaks in St. Gallen is the best way to experience more of this beautiful region. But with 19 to choose from, it can be tough to know which peak to proceed with. That’s why we’ve collected the best peaks and summits in St. Gallen for you here — so you can easily add one to your next adventure.

The top 19 peaks in St. Gallen

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    1

    Hoher Kasten

    Hiking Highlight

    Hike as a circular hike highly recommended. Simply take the direct route from the Hohen Kasten to Brülisau. At about 2/3 of the way an innkeeper rents scooters with which one can drive into the valley.

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    2

    Säntis Gipfel

    Hiking Highlight

    The ibex can of course not be seen on the LENSE but on the L I S E N G R A G T.
    The Lisengrat is of course not …

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    3

    Schnebelhorn

    Hiking Highlight

    Highest Zurich, a mad view

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    4

    Tanzboden

    Mountain Biking Highlight

    The dance floor is a mountain bike Mecca. Ascension is a conditional challenge. The view is breathtaking.
    The mountain industry is perfectly served. Versatile and very good.

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    5

    Chäserrugg

    Hiking Highlight

    At 2,262 m above sea level M. is one of the most modern and highest located restaurants in the Alps. The culinary temple was planned by the world-famous architects Herzog …

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    Speer

    Hiking Highlight

    The Speer, one of the striking mountains at the end of the Lint plain, is worth climbing as an alpine destination. The view is really impressive, as is the ascent …

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    7

    Altmann

    Hiking Highlight

    I agree with Wolf. The Altmann climb is only suitable for experienced and experienced alpinists. There are no tags and therefore no backups etc. and therefore you have to have …

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    8

    Alvier

    Hiking Highlight

    On the Alvier you have a wonderful view to the west of Lake Walen, to the north into the Rhine Valley to Lake Constance and to the southeast into the …

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    9

    Lütispitz

    Hiking Highlight

    The ascent and descent to the Lütispitz is technically not difficult. The path leads on a pleasantly soft over beautiful flower meadows on the grassy summit. You can enjoy a …

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    10

    Pizol

    Mountaineering Highlight

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    Zum Pizolgipfel auf 2844 m ü. M. führt seit 2012 eine neue alpine Route. Diese ist aus Sicherheitsgründen vom Pizolgletscher in den Felsen verlegt worden und blau-weiss markiert. An Steinschlag-exponierten Stellen wurden zudem Stahlseile als Handlauf angebracht.

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    11

    Tweralpspitz

    Hiking Highlight

    The 1332m high Tweralpspitz is the highest elevation of the Nagelfluhberge of the Zurich Oberland. It lies however completely in the west of the canton Sankt Gallen.
    The view is …

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    12

    Frümsel

    Hiking Highlight

    Quite challenging and challenging, really steep climb from about 250hm below the summit. Sure-footedness is helpful, even when it's damp ...

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    13

    Zuestoll

    Hiking Highlight

    Steep tooth. The most interesting route of the 7 Churfirsten. Exposed areas are secured with ropes, but man / woman should be free from giddiness.

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    14

    Toggenburger Höhe

    Mountain Biking Highlight

    After a strenuous driveway you will be rewarded with a beautiful all-round view! The ascent from Walensee is more exhausting than from Stein. Here is only the last piece steep and exhausting!

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    15

    Leistchamm

    Hiking Highlight

    Fascinating view - see designated summit view ... also alpine not really very demanding summit, therefore a really worthwhile goal!

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    16

    Selun Gipfel

    Hiking Highlight

    In winter, the Selun is also a worthwhile destination with snowshoes, you can enjoy wonderful views and when you reach the top of the summit, the all-round panorama is simply …

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    17

    Säntis

    Mountaineering Highlight

    The Säntis is at 2501.9 m above sea level. M. the highest mountain in the Alpstein. Due to the exposed, north-facing location of the Alpstein, the mountain is a landmark visible from afar.

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    18

    Brisi

    Hiking Highlight

    A worthwhile - at the same time the highest - summit of the Churfirsten. Easy climb, slightly greasy in wet conditions.

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    Hinterrugg

    Mountaineering Highlight

    The highest of the 7 Churfirsten, actually only a few meters higher than the very near Chäserrugg.Who wonders that there is no summit cross at the top: Just descend …

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