Hohgant: Schrattenkalk limestone formations and white-peaked mountains as...

A challenging hike, love of nature and culinary delights are combined in an ideal manner on this mountain trek from Habkern via Mt. Hohgant to the famous spa resort, Kemmeriboden Bad. more

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Hohgant Hut

The cozy, remote hut is located at 1,805 meters in the Hohgant-Seefeld nature reserve, on the border from Emmental to the Oberland, between... more

Hohgant Hut
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Restaurant "Jägerstübli", Habkern

Come for a meal at 1560 m. Sale of local produce (alpine cheese, butter, ricotta etc.); special menus available in the restaurant on request. Good... more

Hohgant: Schrattenkalk limestone formations and white-peaked mountains as tempting as meringues

A challenging hike, love of nature and culinary delights are combined in an ideal manner on this mountain trek from Habkern via Mt. Hohgant to the famous spa resort, Kemmeriboden Bad.

The mighty Hohgant rises at the borderline between Entlebuch and Bernese Oberland, guarding the entrance to the High Alps. A very rewarding but at the same time challenging tour takes you from Habkern to the Furggengütsch, opening up a panoramic vista of the Alps, Mittelland and the Jurassic mountains.

Hohgant Hut

The cozy, remote hut is located at 1,805 meters in the Hohgant-Seefeld nature reserve, on the border from Emmental to the Oberland, between Kemmeriboden and Habkern. The charming wooden building can be reached on various routes taking between in 1 hour 30 minutes up to 4 hours. There are 24-30 dormitory beds. Reservations are mandatory. The hut does not have a warden, but beverages and a wood-burning stove are available. Poor mobile phone reception.

The cozy, remote hut is located at 1,805 meters in the Hohgant-Seefeld nature reserve, on the border from Emmental to the Oberland, between Kemmeriboden and Habkern.

Restaurant "Jägerstübli", Habkern

Come for a meal at 1560 m. Sale of local produce (alpine cheese, butter, ricotta etc.); special menus available in the restaurant on request. Good company, open every day from 11:00 hrs until sunset. The Lombach Alp is one of Switzerland's largest, most impressive areas of moorland. Shuttle bus from Habkern in high summer and winter; cross-country skiing and snow-shoe walking in winter.