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  • Zürich - Loorenkopf - Zürich

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    near Zürich (Kreis 7) / Hirslanden, Kanton Zürich (Swiss Confederation)
    Distance
    5.23mi
    Elevation +
    679f
    TrailRank
    57| Rating 4.5
    Photo ofZürich - Loorenkopf - Zürich Photo ofZürich - Loorenkopf - Zürich Photo ofZürich - Loorenkopf - Zürich

    Nice circular walk in the forest of Adlisberg hills. The track departs from Klusplatz (District 7) and reaches the restaurant Wirtschaft Degenried. Then you can follow and choose among the multiple paths the reach the hi...

    Ottima location
    baldi62
    I hoperirrs
    daniel.ortiz
  • near Adliswil / Adliswil (Stadtkern), Kanton Zürich (Switzerland)
    Distance
    7.33mi
    Elevation +
    2188f
    TrailRank
    57
    Photo ofAdliswil - Felsenegg - Uetliberg - Triemli Photo ofAdliswil - Felsenegg - Uetliberg - Triemli Photo ofAdliswil - Felsenegg - Uetliberg - Triemli

    Partially shaded trail. Well marked. This hike could be shortened by taking the cable car between Adliswil and Felsenegg or the trail from Uetliberg to Triemli. Along the ridge is the Planetenweg (path of the planets) th...

  • near Adliswil / Adliswil (Stadtkern), Kanton Zürich (Switzerland)
    Distance
    10.12mi
    Elevation +
    2339f
    TrailRank
    49
    Photo ofPlanetenweg Trail Felseneggweg/ Uetliberg Photo ofPlanetenweg Trail Felseneggweg/ Uetliberg Photo ofPlanetenweg Trail Felseneggweg/ Uetliberg

    Planet trail above Zurich. We took the cable car up which was covered by our 72 hour Zurich travel card. Beautiful views over Zurich, the lake and over the over side.

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  • near Oberhaltberg, Kanton Zürich (Switzerland)
    Distance
    16.89mi
    Elevation +
    3202f
    TrailRank
    46
    Photo ofcamino2023-23 rüti - kloster fischingen Photo ofcamino2023-23 rüti - kloster fischingen Photo ofcamino2023-23 rüti - kloster fischingen

    this was surprisingly difficult day, more then half almost only up and then from Hörnli steep down. i was glad i could shorten it from Rüti which I passed on the way to Rapperswil previously.

  • near Kaltenstein, Kanton Zürich (Switzerland)
    Distance
    11.63mi
    Elevation +
    2123f
    TrailRank
    44| Rating 4.33
    Photo ofSwitzerland: Forch - Burg Friedberg Photo ofSwitzerland: Forch - Burg Friedberg Photo ofSwitzerland: Forch - Burg Friedberg

    DATA - Route: loop, counterclockwise - Terrain: Gravel path, trail, muddy trail to cross the last stream - Length: 5:30 hours moving time, 18.72 km - Technical difficulty: easy, moderate on the trail part to cross th...

    Perfecta
    Carlos.S.T
  • near Zürich (Kreis 3) / Friesenberg, Kanton Zürich (Switzerland)
    Distance
    5.36mi
    Elevation +
    1686f
    TrailRank
    44
    Photo ofSwitzerland: Triemli - Uetliberg - Hohenstein Photo ofSwitzerland: Triemli - Uetliberg - Hohenstein Photo ofSwitzerland: Triemli - Uetliberg - Hohenstein

    DATA - Route: loop, clockwise - Terrain: gravel path - Length: 2:30 hours moving time, 8.63 km - Technical difficulty: easy - Physical difficulty: easy, moderate in the steep uphill - Elevation gain: 514 m - Altit...

  • Zurich -Uetliberg - Felsenegg

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    near Station Uetliberg, Kanton Zürich (Switzerland)
    Distance
    4.73mi
    Elevation +
    528f
    TrailRank
    43
    Photo ofZurich -Uetliberg - Felsenegg Photo ofZurich -Uetliberg - Felsenegg Photo ofZurich -Uetliberg - Felsenegg

    Beautiful scenic hike from Uetliberg to Felsenegg You can buy one day pass for zone 110-150-151-154-155 in 17 franc It can be used to catch S10 train to Uetliberg .. walk 2 hours to Felsenegg .. take cable car to Adlisw...

  • Zurich Rundweg: Adliswil - Horgen

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    near Adliswil / Adliswil (Stadtkern), Kanton Zürich (Swiss Confederation)
    Distance
    8.35mi
    Elevation +
    610f
    TrailRank
    38
    Photo ofZurich Rundweg: Adliswil - Horgen Photo ofZurich Rundweg: Adliswil - Horgen Photo ofZurich Rundweg: Adliswil - Horgen

    This is Route 84 which circles the whole of the Lake Zurich. This portion starts at Adliswil (next to the train station), and continues along the Sihl river and over the hill to Oberrieden and Horgen. Fantastic views!

  • Wadenswil Rundweg

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    near Au / Hinter-Rüti, Kanton Zürich (Switzerland)
    Distance
    5.89mi
    Elevation +
    771f
    TrailRank
    37| Rating 5.0
    Photo ofWadenswil Rundweg Photo ofWadenswil Rundweg Photo ofWadenswil Rundweg

    A lovely three hour walk beginning from the upper part of Wadenswil, heading to Hirzel and back down again.

    Beatifuly landscapes - truely worth it
    Marc Näf-Lendvai
  • near Uetliberg, Kanton Zürich (Switzerland)
    Distance
    2.02mi
    Elevation +
    0f
    TrailRank
    36
    Photo ofUetliberg Viewing Platform to Albisgütli Tram 13 Stop Photo ofUetliberg Viewing Platform to Albisgütli Tram 13 Stop Photo ofUetliberg Viewing Platform to Albisgütli Tram 13 Stop

    30min walk (45min with photo stops) An easy walk down from the Uetliberg viewing platform to the 13 Tram Stop / Car Park at the bottom (1/2 the price of a train ticket to Zurich too)

  • Pfaffikersee Rundweg

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    near Pfäffikon / Irgenhausen, Kanton Zürich (Switzerland)
    Distance
    5.93mi
    Elevation +
    36f
    TrailRank
    34| Rating 5.0
    Photo ofPfaffikersee Rundweg Photo ofPfaffikersee Rundweg Photo ofPfaffikersee Rundweg

    A lovely 2 hour walk around Lake Pfaffikon, beginning from Pfaffikon ZH. No altitude change and family (and stroller) friendly walk.

    Beautiful view
    katerinabir1
  • Turbenthal - Schauenberg

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    near Turbenthal, Kanton Zürich (Switzerland)
    Distance
    6.66mi
    Elevation +
    1398f
    TrailRank
    34
    Photo ofTurbenthal - Schauenberg Photo ofTurbenthal - Schauenberg Photo ofTurbenthal - Schauenberg

    Nice circular hike using mainly shaded paths plus some tracks and minor roads from Turbenthal station to viewpoint on Schauenberg hill and ruined castle (destroyed in 1344). When first turning right (NE) onto the path...

  • Männedorf - Lützelsee

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    near Männedorf / Allenberg, Kanton Zürich (Switzerland)
    Distance
    10.45mi
    Elevation +
    1017f
    TrailRank
    32
    Photo ofMännedorf - Lützelsee Photo ofMännedorf - Lützelsee Photo ofMännedorf - Lützelsee

    Beautiful hike starting and finishing in Männedorf and going between the woods in Stäfa towards Lützelsee, and returning through the hills and vineyards.

  • Uetliberg

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    near Zürich (Kreis 3) / Friesenberg, Kanton Zürich (Switzerland)
    Distance
    6.84mi
    Elevation +
    1427f
    TrailRank
    32
    Photo ofUetliberg Photo ofUetliberg Photo ofUetliberg

    Very easy hike. The mountain is basically a city park. You can also take a train to the top. On the top one can go on the sightseeing tower (for a couple of franks). There is a very beautiful view of Zurich, Zurichsee an...

  • Forch - Meilen

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    near Forch (südl. Teil), Kanton Zürich (Switzerland)
    Distance
    6.58mi
    Elevation +
    663f
    TrailRank
    31
    Photo ofForch - Meilen Photo ofForch - Meilen Photo ofForch - Meilen

    Walk from Forch tram station to Meilen station on paths, tracks and minor roads. A lot of the walk is through shady forest, with the last part next to the Meilener Dorfbach stream.

  • 2023 Sihlwald

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    near Sihlwald, Kanton Zürich (Switzerland)
    Distance
    9.73mi
    Elevation +
    1880f
    TrailRank
    30
    Photo of2023 Sihlwald Photo of2023 Sihlwald Photo of2023 Sihlwald

    Circular trail from Sihlwald railway station through the woods either side of the Sihl river. It follows paths, tracks and minor roads. To avoid too much walking on the road on the east side of the river, a path is taken...

  • Uetliberg (Zurich) to Albis Pass

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    near Station Uetliberg, Kanton Zürich (Switzerland)
    Distance
    6.65mi
    Elevation +
    1512f
    TrailRank
    30
    Photo ofUetliberg (Zurich) to Albis Pass Photo ofUetliberg (Zurich) to Albis Pass Photo ofUetliberg (Zurich) to Albis Pass

    Ca. three hours from Uetliberg Restaurant and Viewing Platform (costs 2 Fr. to go all the way up, you pay at a machine a couple of levels up) and mostly on a paved road. There are several restaurants along the way. On a ...

  • Regensberg - Baden

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    near Regensberg, Kanton Zürich (Switzerland)
    Distance
    7.53mi
    Elevation +
    1319f
    TrailRank
    30
    Photo ofRegensberg - Baden Photo ofRegensberg - Baden Photo ofRegensberg - Baden

    Hike starting at Regensberg, Dorf bus stop via trails, tracks and minot roads to Baden station. Regensberg is a well-preserved picturesque village, after which there is an ascent up to a track along the ridge to Baden...

  • Jura 1: Dielsdorf - Baden

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    near Dielsdorf, Kanton Zürich (Switzerland)
    Distance
    8.74mi
    Elevation +
    2441f
    TrailRank
    30
    Photo ofJura 1: Dielsdorf - Baden Photo ofJura 1: Dielsdorf - Baden Photo ofJura 1: Dielsdorf - Baden

    Easy, though a bit steep, to Hochwacht, challenging and tiring from there to Baden, often balancing on shale rock. Total walking time about 6 hours. Not recommended for small children and people who are not sure-footed....

  • near Zürich (Kreis 12), Kanton Zürich (Switzerland)
    Distance
    8.62mi
    Elevation +
    207f
    TrailRank
    30
    Photo ofSchwamendingen to Nänikon-Greifensee Photo ofSchwamendingen to Nänikon-Greifensee Photo ofSchwamendingen to Nänikon-Greifensee

    This walk is nice & easy. Very flat walk, ending by the Greifensee (lake). Note: we had to give 3 tries to be able to go on the north side of the lake as the paths closest to the lake were flooded. You can notice this...

  • near Station Uetliberg, Kanton Zürich (Switzerland)
    Distance
    6.65mi
    Elevation +
    1585f
    TrailRank
    29
    Photo ofUetliberg - Annaburg - Felsenegg - Buchenegg - Albispass Photo ofUetliberg - Annaburg - Felsenegg - Buchenegg - Albispass Photo ofUetliberg - Annaburg - Felsenegg - Buchenegg - Albispass

    Easy walk from Uetliberg station along ridge to Langnau a. A. Albispass Hohe bus stop. Shady paths through the forest are taken where possible, but there is quite a bit of the walk that is on tracks and minor roads. G...

  • Forch - Zurich Hoschgasse

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    near Forch (südl. Teil), Kanton Zürich (Switzerland)
    Distance
    7.67mi
    Elevation +
    220f
    TrailRank
    29
    Photo ofForch - Zurich Hoschgasse Photo ofForch - Zurich Hoschgasse Photo ofForch - Zurich Hoschgasse

    Walk from Forch tram station to Hoschgasse tram station on paths, tracks and minor roads. The start goes through open fields and some forests, then after skirting a golf course it follows shady paths near the Wehrenbach...

  • Forsthaus Sihlwald - Türlen

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    near Forsthaus Sihlwald, Kanton Zürich (Switzerland)
    Distance
    4.25mi
    Elevation +
    1355f
    TrailRank
    29
    Photo ofForsthaus Sihlwald - Türlen Photo ofForsthaus Sihlwald - Türlen Photo ofForsthaus Sihlwald - Türlen

    Forsthaus Sihlwald - Türlen. Starting from the bus/train station, up to the ruins of Schnabelburg (you can skip them if you don’t want to climb up that part), and down through the fields to finish by the Türlersee bathin...

  • Around Winterthur

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    near Stadt Winterthur (Kreis 1) / Lind, Kanton Zürich (Switzerland)
    Distance
    8.99mi
    Elevation +
    869f
    TrailRank
    29
    Photo ofAround Winterthur Photo ofAround Winterthur Photo ofAround Winterthur

    Nice round tour around Winterthur that passes by Goldenberg, Eschenberg tower and Rosenberg. Enjoy this amazing city :)

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