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Wayside shrine

Färdariäd

Wayside shrine · Wallis
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  • Färdariäd, hl. Barbara
    / Färdariäd, hl. Barbara
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  • / Färdariäd, hl. Barbara
    Photo: Lötschental Marketing AG

The shrine in Färdiariäd is dedicated to Saint Barbara. Saint Barbara is the patron saint of geologists, the dying, a Holy Helper invoked against lightning and fire and the artillery, and patron saint of miners, prisoners, bell-ringers and architects. The Feast of Saint Barbara is celebrated on 4th December.

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Type
Name
Distance
Duration
Ascent
Descent
6.8 km
1:45 h
470 m
470 m
2.8 km
1:10 h
209 m
230 m
MagicTour  ›
21.6 km
3:00 h
960 m
960 m
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Färdariäd

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May 10, 2012
moderate closed
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1:45 h
470 m
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easy closed
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209 m
230 m
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MagicTour

May 09, 2012
moderate closed
21.6 km
3:00 h
960 m
960 m
by Lötschental Marketing AG,   Lötschental Marketing AG
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