Mont Tendre: From Mollendruz to Marchairuz

The Mont Tendre Trail takes 5 hours from Col du Mollendruz, ascending 500 metres to Mont Tendre and leading gently back down to Col du Marchairuz. It runs right through the middle of the Jura Vaudois Nature Reserve, which is with its 523 kilometres of marked trails especially popular with casual... more

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Some of Europe’s mightiest larches

Some of Europe’s mightiest larches

Winter hike with superb views from Tracouet mountain station to Plan de Fou and back again more

Mont Tendre: From Mollendruz to Marchairuz

The Mont Tendre Trail takes 5 hours from Col du Mollendruz, ascending 500 metres to Mont Tendre and leading gently back down to Col du Marchairuz. It runs right through the middle of the Jura Vaudois Nature Reserve, which is with its 523 kilometres of marked trails especially popular with casual hikers.

At 1679 meters Mont Tendre is the highest peak in the Swiss Jura and offers the finest 360 degree panoramic vista. The Mont Tendre Trail takes 5 hours from Col du Mollendruz, ascending 500 metres to Mont Tendre and leading gently back down to Col du Marchairuz.

Mont Tendre: From Mollendruz to Marchairuz
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Winter hiking in an oasis of calm

Winter hike from the old Walser village Monbiel to the Garfiun Alp, with its cozy mountain restaurants.

Winter hiking in an oasis of calm
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Some of Europe’s mightiest larches

Winter hike with superb views from Tracouet mountain station to Plan de Fou and back again

Scenic hike high above the Rhone Valley to the oldest and biggest larches in Europe.

Some of Europe’s mightiest larches
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