High moors at Gruère (Jura)

High moors at Gruère (Jura)

The “Étang de la Gruère” is a dammed, but natural moor lake situated in a hollow on the highland plateau of the Franches-Montagnes in the Swiss canton of Jura.more

Alp Flix moorland –

Alp Flix moorland – "treasure island"...

The combination of intensively used meadows, upland and lowland moors provides the habitat for vast numbers of species of plants and animals. more

Sparenmoos – mystical moorland walk

Sparenmoos –...

A themed moorland walk above Zweisimmen. The path passes through...more

Unique High Moorland of National Importance!

Unique High...

If you hike the Amden mountain trail, via a road section leading to...more

High moors at Gruère (Jura)

The “Étang de la Gruère” is a dammed, but natural moor lake situated in a hollow on the highland plateau of the Franches-Montagnes in the Swiss canton of Jura.

The “Étang de la Gruère” is a dammed, but natural moor lake situated in a hollow on the highland plateau of the Franches-Montagnes in the canton of Jura.

Alp Flix moorland – "treasure island" for species diversity

The combination of intensively used meadows, upland and lowland moors provides the habitat for vast numbers of species of plants and animals.

The combination of intensively used meadows, upland and lowland moors provides the habitat for vast numbers of species of plants and animals.

Sparenmoos – mystical moorland walk

A themed moorland walk above Zweisimmen. The path passes through "moorland scenery of particular beauty and national importance", which is under special protection.

A themed moorland walk above Zweisimmen tells walkers about the origins of moors and how to protect them. The path passes through "moorland scenery of particular beauty and national importance", which is under special protection.

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.