Hiking & nature

Lenk Walking Paradise

Unfettered freedom in the peace and quiet of the mountains

Let your spirit wander, breathe the mountain air, hear the snow crunch beneath your feet, and treat your body to some exercise. Lenk offers perfectly groomed and varied walking trails amidst heavenly Alpine scenery. The choice is great, including walks around the village of Lenk, up to Betelberg Hill, or to Bühlberg-Metsch.


Operating times, Betelberg gondola lift

21 December 2019 to 5 April 2020
Daily from 08.30–16.30 hours.

14/15 December 2019
Weekend service dependent on snow and weather conditions

Operating times, 10-person Stand-Xpress gondola lift

30 November 2019 to 13 April 2020
Daily from 08.30–16.30 hours

23/24 November 2019
Weekend service dependent on snow and weather conditions

Subject to change without prior notice


Lenk–Leiterli return

  • CHF 34.00 Adults
  • CHF 31.00 Adults/Families**
  • CHF 28.00 Adults GA travelcard/Half-Fare travelcard
  • CHF 12.00 Children

Lenk–Metsch (middle station) return

  • CHF 20.00 Adults
  • CHF 18.00 Adults/Families**
  • CHF 16.00 Adults GA travelcard/Half-Fare travelcard
  • CHF 8.00 Children

**Reduced single travel for adults when simultaneously purchasing two tickets (at least one child aged 6 to 15).

Children under the age of 6 travel for free

Attractive hiking pass available from two days upwards. With the hiking pass, you benefit from unlimited use of the Betelberg gondola lift and the 10-person Stand-Xpress gondola lift. The hiking pass is valid for walkers, tobogganers and cross-country skiers.

Prices in CHF incl. VAT / Prices and products subject to alteration


Winter walking on Betelberg & Metsch/Bühlberg

The winter walking trails on Betelberg Hill and Metsch/Bühlberg lead away from the hectic ski area, guarantee amazing panoramic views, and are regularly groomed with snow groomers. After your walk, cosy snow bars in both areas invite you to relax.

Betelberg winter walking trails

  • Leiterli (1,943m)–Stoss (1,634m)
    3 km/–320 metres of elevation
  • Circular trail Leiterli (1,943m)–Steinstoss–Agematte–Leiterli at just under 2,000m
    3.2 km/80 metres of elevation
  • Circular trail Leiterli (1,943m)–Tschätte–Leiterli, lowest point 1,830m
     5 km/200 metres of elevation
  • Circular trail Leiterli (1,943m)–cross-country trail
    4 km/130 metres of elevation
  • Leiterli (1,943m)–Haslerbar (1,800m)
    2 km/200 metres of elevation

Metsch/Bühlberg winter walking trails

  • Metsch (1,470m)–Bühlberg (1,664m)
    2 km/200 metres of elevation
  • Metsch (1,470m)–Hubel–Seiten–Lenk (road)
    4.5 km/–400 metres of elevation

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