Sentier du Rhône: From the city on the Rhone River

Sentier du Rhône: From the city on the Rhone River

This walk starts in the heart of Geneva, passing through a particularly charming corner of the city on its way to the Rhone and out into the countryside. For long stretches it follows the river bank, which is home to over seventy animal species...more

Mont Tendre: From Mollendruz to Marchairuz

Mont Tendre: From Mollendruz to...

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...more

Seenweg Zermatt: Blauherd-Lake Stelli-Riffelalp

Seenweg Zermatt:...

The network of trails around Zermatt runs rather high into the...more

Sentier du Rhône: From the city on the Rhone River

This walk starts in the heart of Geneva, passing through a particularly charming corner of the city on its way to the Rhone and out into the countryside. For long stretches it follows the river bank, which is home to over seventy animal species and is one of the best protected areas in Switzerland.

This walk starts in the heart of Geneva, passing through a particularly charming corner of the city on its way to the Rhone and out into the countryside. For long stretches it follows the river bank, which is home to over seventy animal species and is one of the best protected areas in Switzerland.

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.

Seenweg Zermatt: Blauherd-Lake Stelli-Riffelalp

The network of trails around Zermatt runs rather high into the mountains. Yet they are all quickly conquered - cable cars carry hikers up to an altitude of 3000 metres in the blink of an eye. Or to Blauherd, where one of the most beautiful tours of the region starts at an altitude of 2500 metres.

The network of trails around Zermatt runs rather high into the mountains. Yet they are all quickly conquered - cable cars carry hikers up to an altitude of 3000 metres in the blink of an eye. Or to Blauherd, where one of the most beautiful tours of the region starts at an altitude of 2500 metres.

Winter hiking in an oasis of calm

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