On the way to Klausenpass at 6:25am.Following Schachen water stream
7:05am 1234m Asch.Klausenpass marked 2h15 via Balmwand and 3h20 other way.
Took steep and straithforward way and catched up the via alpina trail 8:05am
8:40am 1948m Klausenpass.Chapel is locked.Urnerboden marked 1h50
10:25am 1350m Urnerboden.Flat walk alongside water stream
11:30am 1300m.Taking shortcut to Linthal (called Historisher weg : historical way). Via Alpina goes up by Braunwald
1pm 723m after very steep way down.following road by Linth water stream to Linthal.
1:10pm 662m entered Linthal
Stopped for lunch at Pizzeria 16CHF for a good value for money pizza + glass of sugar (cola)
3:05pm 666m Schiesserhaus.Leaving Linthal.Richetlipass marked 5h15
4pm light rain starts. Forecasted bad weather on time.
4:10pm 1121m found an open hut/shelter. Barbwire and cement bags inside.solid roof…looks like a storage hut..fine
Better stay here and wait tommorrow morning to go up Richetlipass…
Distance covered : (unknown accurately) 22-30km
Walking time : 7h
Resting time : 2h40
Date : wednesday 17th july 2013
Weather : hot, light rain late afternoon
Sunrise on Klausenpass
They love stacking logs around here
Waterfall at Asch hamlet (off via alpina trail)
Klausenpass (not much to see up there)