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Guided Experiences & activities for hikers

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360° Loop Gornergrat (Nr. 16)

Hiking trail | easy

The Gornergrat is one of Switzerland’s top excursions with good reason. This short circular route lets visitors experience the magic of the Gornergrat and the impressive scenic panorama.

 0,5 km  0,20 h  18 m  18 m
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4 Lakes Bike Tour (Nr. 29)

Mountainbiking | easy

From Blauherd station, the route goes down to the four mountain lakes: Stellisee, Grindjisee, Grünsee and Moosjisee. Each of the four lakes has something special about it.

 12 km  1,20 h  227 m  554 m
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5 Lakes Walk (Nr. 11)

Theme trail | medium

The 5 Lakes Walk  is in a class of its own among hikes in the Zermatt mountains. The views of the mountain lakes are superb (with the Matterhorn reflected in three of them), and the trail is full of variety.

 9,3 km  2,30 h  286 m  575 m
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Adventure Trail (Nr. 1)

Regional hiking trail | hard

This steep trail rewards hikers with magnificent views on both sides: of the Alpine panorama with dramatic 4,000-metre peaks, and way down to Zermatt and into a small, secluded side valley.

 4,1 km  1,40 h  7 m  884 m
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AHV - Weg / unterer Höhenweg

Winter hiking | easy

This winter trail promises peaceful relaxation in the snow-blanketed forest. It offers glimpses of three parallel worlds: the village, mountain forest and the Gornergrat Bahn cog railway.

 2,1 km  1,0 h  81 m  110 m
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AHV - Weg / unterer Höhenweg

Hiking trail | easy

This path offers glimpses of three parallel worlds: the village, mountain forest and the Gornergrat Bahn cog railway. The trail climbs gently to a level where the views alternate between lush woodland and the rooftops of Zermatt.

 2,2 km  1,0 h  77 m  99 m
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Arigscheis (Nr. 41)

Regional hiking trail | hard

This hike through the forests above Täsch is certainly steep, but also offers a good chance of spotting wild animals. Perhaps even an eagle…

 9 km  4,10 h  937 m  937 m
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Bahnweg Täsch - Zermatt

Hiking trail | easy

The Bahnweg (Railway Trail) makes an ideal family walk, offering close-up views of trains of the Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn. The area along the path is also home to marmots and many alpine flowers including some very rare species.

 6 km  1,55 h  348 m  174 m
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Bahnweg Zermatt - Täsch

Hiking trail | easy

The Bahnweg (Railway Trail) makes an ideal family walk, offering close-up views of trains of the Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn. The area along the path is also home to marmots and many alpine flowers, including some very rare species.

 6 km  1,20 h  176 m  350 m
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Bike tour Blauherd - Sunnegga (Nr. 6)

Mountainbiking | medium

This route is for experienced mountain bikers. The trail is relatively easy to start with, but quickly becomes challenging. You’ll be rewarded with cool single trails and incredible views of the mountains.

 4,6 km  0,30 h  88 m  363 m
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Bike tour Blauherd - Täsch (Nr. 5)

Mountainbiking | hard

This route is for experienced mountain bikers. The trail is relatively easy to start with, but quickly becomes challenging. You’ll be rewarded with cool single trails and incredible views of the mountains.

 13,4 km  1,5 h  99 m  1240 m
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Bike tour Furi - Schwarzsee (Nr. 21)

Mountainbiking | hard

On this route, the Matterhorn is incredibly close. You can always see the north face of the Matterhorn as the trail heads up to Schwarzsee.

 9,1 km  1,5 h  755 m  41 m
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Bike tour Glacier Garden Loop (Nr. 24)

Mountainbiking | easy

The Glacier Garden Loop is an ideal beginner's trail and a great way to discover the area around the village. It’s not all about technical sections; instead, the focus is on the enjoyment of biking.

 15,8 km  2,10 h  536 m  536 m
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Bike tour Gornergrat Classic (Nr. 1)

Mountainbiking | hard

Here, one highlight is quickly followed by another - first, you enjoy the fantastic views on the Gorner Glacier, then admire the reflection of the Matterhorn in the Riffelsee. You pass these natural wonders on flowy and technical trails – guaranteed fun and an unforgettable adventure.

 11,7 km  0,40 h  5 m  1490 m
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