Living in Glarus like Heidi's Alpöhi

Become an Alpine insider on Mettmenalp! The Alp is situated in the midst of Europe's oldest game reserve.

The Alp is in the midst of Europe's oldest game reserve. It is the habitat of many Alpine animals. Get to know life on an Alp. Driving cattle, milking cows, and much more. Sleep in a fragrant hay bed, the Alpine farmer will provide for your basic material comforts.

Children’s Arena Ämpächli

At the Children’s Arena we use fun methods to teach the young ones how to participate in snow sports. The lessons are set at three levels of difficulty and are matched to the needs and abilities of beginners.

Geological City Walk Glarus

Discoveries in Glarus: fossils from the dinosaur age in the town hall fountain, stone slabs filled with oysters by a house facade. We can even feel the tooth of a shark – shark teeth can be counted serenely in a window frame hewn from shell limestone.

Discoveries in Glarus: fossils from the dinosaur age in the town hall fountain, stone slabs filled with oysters by a house facade.

Obererbs

From Sernftal over the Zigerstöckli and Schieferplatten, biking through the alps of Glarus.

In the valley where the ex-ski star Vreni Schneider started her amazing career, where the Swiss "Zitronenbrause" comes from, and where the famous Martinsloch is located, a magnificent biking area awaits discovery. In the region where slates and Ziegerstöckli are produced, one single trail follows after the other. Around you, the fascinating mountain giants of the Alps of Glarus are the backdrop of your tour.