Saline Riburg mit Saldomen, Bohrtürmen und Felder

Salzweg Rheinfelden

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.

Einstiegstafel des Salzwegs beim Stadtpark West 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.

Stehle mit QR-Code beim Rheinweg mit Informationen zum Salzweg und der Salzgewinnung

Map & Elevation Profile

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More information

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

Altitude profile and map


Tourismus Rheinfelden
Stadtbüro, Marktgasse 16
4310 Rheinfelden
+41 61 835 52 00

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