On the trail of salt - theme trail from Rheinfelden town park to the Riburg salt works
The 3.2-kilometre-long salt trail takes you from the Riburg salt works to the Rheinfelden town park.
The trail is all about Switzerland's salt deposits and tells the story of salt, from the primordial sea through antiquity and the Middle Ages to the present day. There are 10 different stelae on the salt trail. The entry boards are located in Riburg and at the town park in Rheinfelden.
QR codes with more information.
The course can be completed in both directions. At each post there is a small description and a QR code. This leads to a website that provides more information.
Map & Elevation Profile
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Highlights on this hike
- Riburg salt works with drilling towers
- Town of Rheinfelden and Rhine Path
- 10 steals with QR code and information on the history of salt
Characteristics of the route
- Route: 3.2km
- Duration: 50 minutes
- Difficulty: easy
- Start/finish: Saline Riburg and/or Stadtpark West, Rheinfelden