Hiking & nature

Circular walk on Mt. Napf starting from Luthern Bad

Starting in Luthern Bad, this walk takes you through the pristine nature of the Napf Region and via Trachselegg up to the 1,406-metre-high Mt. Napf.

Once arrived at the summit, you can enjoy an impressive panoramic view of the surrounding hills, the Alps and as far as the Jura range. Mt. Napf can only be reached on foot or by bike using the countless walking trails that traverse it from all sides. The circular walk leads via Badegg and back to Luthern Bad.

Walking trail

Key data

Walking route Luthern Bad – Trachselegg – Mt. Napf – Badegg – Luthern Bad
Distance 9 km
Walking times 3 hours 30 minutes
Height difference climb/descent 649 metres

Sturdy shoes are recommended
The trail is not suitable for pushchairs

Guided walks

In summer, Willisau Tourismus organises guided walks on Mt. Napf with experienced walking guides.

Do you require further walking tips?

At the tourist information office, you will find brochures with suggested routes.

Availability Today (Saturday) open

The circular trail is accessible from 1 April to 31 October.

Subject to change without prior notice


The Luthern Bad – Mt. Napf circular trail is freely accessible.

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

Food & drink

Refreshments along the way

How to get there

Travel relaxed by train to Willisau and continue by bus to Luthern Bad.

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