Berggasthaus Aescher tomorrow; bad weather, help!

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May 18, 2016 - 6:49 AM

We have reservations tomorrow (may 19) at Berggasthaus Aescher. The weather forecast is very wet and cold. Is anyone familiar with this place and the short hike to get there?? Will it be dangerous in these conditions? We are on our way from Munich to Murren. Would we be better to cancel and stay perhaps in Lucerne???

Or do we bundle up and go for it???? This was one of our must see spots in Switzerland but .....

Last modified on May 18, 2016 - 7:05 AM by Amosk
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May 18, 2016 - 11:45 AM

If it is dangerous to walk by rain the 15 minutes, I dont no.

But when the weather is bad, you see noting from the surroundings.

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May 18, 2016 - 12:03 PM

Hi Amosk,

Indeed the forecast looks miserable, unfortunately. I don't know that trail (the hotel should have details), but I agree with Brahms: there won't be much to see or do in such a place when it rains all day long. Lucerne would be a much better option, with plenty of museums and restaurants.

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