Magical Lombachalp

Haunting moorland, mysterious caves and a sea of alpine flowers: the landscape around the Hohgant soon charms its visitors. Especially on Lombachalp, which together with Sörenberg makes up one of Switzerland’s largest and most impressive stretches of moorland.

Magical Lombachalp
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Unique High Moorland of National Importance!

If you hike the Amden mountain trail, via a road section leading to Hintere Höhi you will reach protected moorland: a marshy natural landscape of national importance covered with mountain pine.

If you hike the Amden mountain trail, via a road section leading to Hintere Höhi you will reach protected moorland: a marshy natural landscape of national importance covered with mountain pine.

Unique High Moorland of National Importance!
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Aegelsee lake and moorland

Up on the Diemtigbergli above Diemtigen, a popular place for excursions and well-known for the fishing. Since 1958 its primary purpose has been as the balancing reservoir for the Erlenbach power station. The protected upland moor on the eastern side of the lake provides a habitat for many plants and animals. There is a footpath round the Aegelsee, starting from the Diemtig-Bergli restaurant.

Up on the Diemtigbergli above Diemtigen, a popular place for excursions.

Aegelsee lake and moorland
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Lake Lauenen: Moor, Lakes, and Waterfalls

The two lakes that make up the Lake Lauenen system are home to moorland meadows, reeds, clumps of heather and groups of dark fir trees.

The two lakes that make up the Lake Lauenen system are home to moorland meadows, reeds, clumps of heather and groups of dark fir trees.

Lake Lauenen: Moor, Lakes, and Waterfalls
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