Hiking & nature

On the Alpine Panorama Trail to the Napf

Menzberg–Napf–Mettlenalp (10.2 km / 3 hours 40 minutes)

There are several trails up to the Napf – but no roads. One of the most beautiful approaches to the summit is the mountain range above Menzberg. The panoramic view from the Napf to the Alps, the Central Plateau and the Jura is one of the most magnificent in Switzerland.

Availability

Operating times, BLS hiking bus

Buses are available from the bus stop “Mettlenalp (Napf)” exclusively on Saturdays and Sundays, as well as public holidays, from 4 May to 27 October 2019.

Subject to change without prior notice

Rates

The trail is free of charge.

Notes

Getting there and back

Take the train to Menznau and continue on bus no. 261 to the terminus at “Menzberg, Dorfplatz”. Return journey: From “Mettlenalp (Napf)” take bus no. 284 (BLS hiking bus).

Walking route

Menzberg–Napf–Mettlenalp, 10.2 km / 3 hours 40 minutes – A section of stage 14 of the Swiss national Hiking Route 3, the “Alpine Panorama Trail”.

Level of difficulty

Medium

Refreshments along the way

Further information

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