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Forest Fun Park - Ticket

Zen Steckenstrasse 1103920 Zermatt

The Forest Fun Park with five thrilling zip wire courses for adults and the largest kids' trail in Switzerland promises an adrenaline-filled adventure and...

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Playgrounds

Almost one dozen playgrounds are available in Zermatt and the surrounding area. Families and friends can relax, picnic or just play with their children. Each playground has its own special attraction for fun, games and adventures. 

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Hiking with children

Hiking with children can be challenging for adults. It has to be interesting, otherwise they will go on strike. In Zermatt, this challenge is much less so – variety is part of the programme.

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Pensioners' Trail / unterer Höhenweg (Nr. 109)

Winter hiking | easy

This trail meanders peacefully through the snow-blanketed forest, offering glimpses of three parallel worlds: the village, the Alpine forest and the Gornergrat Bahn.

 2,1 km  1,0 h  81 m  110 m
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Furi Trail

Hiking trail | easy

A quiet road leads from Furi down to Zermatt. A stroll in the pleasant shade of the larch trees can lead to some delightful surprises!

 4,9 km  1,10 h  91 m  347 m
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Flower Trail (Nr. 3)

Theme trail | medium

This walk is a real treat for anyone who loves flowers. Depending on the season, walkers may see blossoming edelweiss and gentian as well as many other alpine flowers.

 4,6 km  1,20 h  135 m  425 m
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Marmot Trail (Nr. 8)

Theme trail | medium

This walk is a must for families, offering a chance to watch marmots close-up.

 3,8 km  1,10 h  135 m  426 m
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Riffelsee Lake Trail (Nr. 21)

Regional hiking trail | easy

This path leads to a photographic site in a class of its own: the Riffelsee with reflection of the Matterhorn, a small rock in the little lake, pristine nature all around. The ultimate idyll!

 3 km  1,0 h  53 m  289 m
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Furi Suspension Bridge Trail (Nr. 17a)

Theme trail | easy

The suspension footbridge soars 90 vertical metres above the Gornerschlucht gorge. The view down to the foaming water of the Gornera river reveals the tremendous natural forces at work.

 2,9 km  1,0 h  175 m  174 m
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Nature Trail (Nr. 19)

Hiking trail | medium

The Nature Trail is a treat for body and soul. At first it leads through a forest with ancient Swiss stone pine trees, before entering the bare landscape left by the retreating Findel Glacier. Here, the sweeping views extend all the way to the Matterhorn.

 6,2 km  1,40 h  331 m  267 m
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Winter Hiking with Children

Frolicking with the children in the snow and enjoying the winter. What could be better than a walk through the snowy world in and around Zermatt.

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Wolli and the Climate Detectives

Theme trail | easy

This playful exploration of climate phenomena is fun for the whole family. The Zermatt children’s mascot, Wolli, lends a hand. The trip starts off with a ride up the Gornergrat, followed by plenty of surprises!

 21,2 km  2,30 h  1601 m  1601 m
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Wolli's treasure hunt

Bahnhofplatz 53920 Zermatt

Timmy the squirrel has hidden some treasure in Zermatt. It's not easy to find: you need to solve some tricky puzzles first. Our adventurous black-nosed...

  • 1 treasure map
  • 1 surprise gift
  • Fun for all the family at the Foot of the Matterhorn
5,00 CHF Per person

Snow Tubing

Zermatt

Playing around in the snow in summer is great fun. In Zermatt, a snow-tubing run at 3,883 m promises high thrills. The summit station of Matterhorn glacier paradise offers the activity all summer.

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