Peat Trail – A bog and its history

Peat Trail – A bog and its history

This exciting hiking loop takes you through this expansive landscape to the heart of the Red Moor.more

Barefoot across the high moor

Barefoot across the high moor

Barefoot across the high moor, a journey of discovery and treat for the senses in the forest or a walk along the nature experience trail round the...more

Sparenmoos – mystical moorland walk

Sparenmoos –...

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

Ponds and moorland in the Pfyn Forest

Ponds and...

In the heart of this nature reserve, ground water has formed a series of...more

Peat Trail – A bog and its history

This exciting hiking loop takes you through this expansive landscape to the heart of the Red Moor.

In the Neuenburg Jura at Les Pont-des-Mortel Switzerland’s largest contiguous high moorland is found. An exciting hiking loop takes you through this expansive landscape to the heart of the Red Moor.

Peat Trail – A bog and its history
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Barefoot across the high moor

Barefoot across the high moor, a journey of discovery and treat for the senses in the forest or a walk along the nature experience trail round the Schwendi Lakes - simply pure nature in the Toggenburg!

Barefoot across the high moor
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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.

Sparenmoos – mystical moorland walk
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Ponds and moorland in the Pfyn Forest

In the heart of this nature reserve, ground water has formed a series of ponds with sonorous names like Muggotolo, Pfafforetsee, Muggenseeli, Rosensee, Schafsee. Reed beds, rushes, clear water – here you can hear frogs croaking and spot the brilliant blue of a kingfisher or the metallic shimmer of an emperor dragonfly.

Ponds and moorland in the Pfyn Forest
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