Aletsch Halbmarathon 2017
Quick facts about Aletsch Halbmarathon 2017
The start is at 1950 meters above sea level at the station of Bettmeralpbahnen. The first kilometers over asphalt guide through the village of Bettmeralp to the first rise towards Bettmersee begins on Flurstrassse.
Since 1986 this race exists on the Bettmeralp, the high-class mountain run along the longest glacier in the Alps, the Aletsch Glacier. Since then this mountain run, also glacier run called, continuously developed. The original route was 17.5km long that covered the way up to the 2650 meter high Bettmerhorn. In 2000, the distance and route changed after careful consideration and was adapted to the needs of runners. Since then this race is called the "Aletsch Halb-Marathon" (Aletsch Half-Marathon).
21.1km Half Marathon