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.
|Walking route||Menzberg–Napf–Mettlenalp – A section of stage 14 of the Swiss national Hiking Route 3, the «Alpine Panorama Trail»|
|Walking times||3 hours 40 minutes|
|Level of difficulty||medium|
Availability Available on 08.08.2020
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 6 June to 1 November 2020.
Subject to change without prior notice
The trail is free of charge.
Food & drink
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).
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