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.

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    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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      Availability Tomorrow Saturday open

      Operating times, Betelberg gondola lift

      19 December 2020 to 5 April 2021
      Daily from 08.30–16.30 hours.

      12/13 December 2020
      Weekend service dependent on snow and weather conditions

      Operating times, 10-person Stand-Xpress gondola lift

      5 December 2020 to 5 April 2021
      Daily from 08.30–16.30 hours

      21/22 and 28/29 November 2020
      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

      Plan journey

      Travel comfortably by public transport to the bus stop "Lenk, Talstation Betelberg" or "Lenk, Talstation Metschstand".

      Weather & webcam Today: sunny 3/10°

      Day Weather Temperature
      Today sunny 3/10°
      Tomorrow sunny -3/10°
      Sunday sunny 0/6°
      Monday fair weather -1/5°
      Lenk-Metsch, Metschmaad
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