Hikebook

  • Jura Höhenweg

    Hallo zäme ich bin seit ein paar Jahren am Jurahöhenweg ;-) da ich immer wieder andere Wanderungen sehe die mir gefallen komme ich nicht weiter , als nächstes habe ich zwar jetzt vor von der Staffelegg zum Hauenstein zu machen, und im August habe ich Ferien da will ich mir mal eine ganze Woche dazu Zeit nehmen, Hat von euch den ganzen Jurahöhenweg Nr 5 gemacht?

  • Hat es eine Beiz am Burgäschisee?

    Hallo zäme. Ich möchte am Weekend eine Wanderung von Herzogenbuchsee zum Burgäschisee machen. Weiss jemand, ob es dort am See eine Beiz hat. Danke im Voraus. Grüsse René

  • Wander-Wetter

    Wow! Was für ein Wetterchen haben wir uns heute für unsere Wanderung in der Region Bielersee ausgesucht. Traumhaft.

Hiking Tour of the Month

Top Tour of the Month

 

Laufenburg - Sisseln - (Bad Säckingen) - Stein
3 hours / 12 km

Details ... >>

Easy Walk along Lungern Lake

Kaiserstuhl - Bürglen - Dundelbach Falls - Obsee - Lungern

Route Infos | Details about this tour | Tour Ratings (0) | Tours in the Vicinity

Easy Walk along Lungern Lake

Kaiserstuhl - Bürglen - Dundelbach Falls - Obsee - Lungern

Published on 01.05.2016 by GabrielleMerk | 12359 points
 | Tour Date: 20.02.2014 | Favourite Entries (5)

This is a very easy walk along the West Side of Lungern Lake, a very pretty lake at any time of the year. It is a turquoise jewel embedded in pastoral green hills with a backdrop of the Bernese Alps, especially spectacular on a crisp and sunny late winter day.

Most of the walk is along a wide forest road, and about halfway along the lake is a large area with picnic tables.

At the Southwest end of the lake, a small path takes you off the main path for a look at the Dundelbach Falls, before continuing through the community of Obsee, and heading up through Lungern to the train station.

What makes this area particularly attractive is that it is higher up (elevation) than the other communities further North in the Sarner Valley, and while the latter might be covered by a thick layer of fog, the air clears as you rise to the altitude of Lungern Lake. The walk can be done in winter as well, if there is little snow.

Geographically, Lungern Lake is almost at the very center of Switzerland.

Quick-Links about this Tour

Hikebook

  • Jura Höhenweg

    Hallo zäme ich bin seit ein paar Jahren am Jurahöhenweg ;-) da ich immer wieder andere...

    More
Published on 01.05.2016 by GabrielleMerk | 12359 points
 | Tour Date: 20.02.2014 | Favourite Entries (5)

Route Infos

Region
Central Switzerland
Time Required
1 hour 45 minutes
Distance
6 km
Ascent
150 m
Descent
100 m
Max. Altitude
750 m
Min. Altitude
689 m
Season Start / Season End
February - December
Level of Difficulty (Hiking)
Panorama
Experience
Points of Interest
Dundelbach Falls, Lungern
Starting Point
Kaiserstuhl Train Station
Starting Point with Public Transport
Destination
Lungern Train Station
Return with Public Transport
Places to Eat
Take a picnic along.

Details about this tour

Are you interested in hiking the tour described above? Log in or register for free to get access to all the details for a successful hike.

  • Detailed map with traced route on SwissMobility map, including elevation profile
  • GPS file for download
  • Google map with traced route
  • Route description in text form
  • Printable tour description

 

 

Tour Ratings 

Write a short description of the completed tour that would be useful to other hikers. This helps us to continually improve the quality of our tour suggestions.

 

 

Tours in the Vicinity