This is Switzerland's largest moor landscape. At 130 square kilometers, the area is a bit larger than Lake Lucerne.
The “Étang de la Gruère” is a dammed, but natural moor lake situated in a hollow on the highland plateau of the Freiberge in the Swiss canton of Jura.
The Center Champ-Pittet, which is affiliated with the environmental protection organization Pro Natura, lies in Switzerland's largest lakeshore wetlands, Grande Cariçaie on Lake Neuenburg. Champ-Pittet is a hub for hikes on nature trails and for observing animals in the nature reserve.
This barefoot trail takes you across the Gonten moor to the Kronbergbahn valley station. Experience first-hand the unique sensations of barefoot hiking.