Hiking & nature

Emmental–Entlebuch high-altitude trail

Mettlenalp–Fontanne–Obstaldenegg–Schüpfheim (12.3 km, 4 hours)

You hike along narrow but easily negotiable paths through forests and Alpine meadows. You take the mountain trail from the Emmental's gorges and ravines across the cantonal border and into the Entlebuch UNESCO biosphere reserve. Another short climb from Fontanne to Obstaldenegg is rewarded with views of the Bernese and Central Swiss Alps in the distance.

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Walking route Mettlenalp–Fontanne–Obstaldenegg–Schüpfheim
Distance 12,3 km
Walking time 4 hours
Level of difficulty medium difficulty

Availability & How to get there Available on 13.08.2022

From 30 April to 30 October 2022 exclusively on Saturdays and Sundays, as well as public holidays

Getting there and back

Take the train to Langnau i.E., and from there ride the bus no. 284 (BLS hiking bus) to the final stop, “Mettlenalp (Napf)”. Return journey: take the train from Schüpfheim

The normal public transport fares apply to the BLS Hiking Bus.

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