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STOCKHORN & OBERSTOCKENSEE HIKE IN SWITZERLAND

Stockhorn is a beautiful peak that overlooks two stunning alpine lakes, Oberstockensee and Hinterstockensee. At 2,190m the panorama viewpoint and restaurant atop the Stockhorn provides 360-degree views of the Erlenbach region and beyond. Hike Distance: Depends on the route taken as there are many on offer. We clocked 11.2kms from the top down including our stop …

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SEEBERGSEE LAKE & EPIC VIEWPOINT HIKE IN SWITZERLAND

Seebergsee is a stunning alpine lake surrounded by beautiful grass hills and a couple of steep viewpoint cliffs for adventurers. This lake can be reached almost all the way by car with a parking lot nearby although there are a few hiking options that I will detail below. This would be a great location for …

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HIKING TO FAULHORN SUMMIT VIA FIRST & BACHALPSEE

The Faulhorn hike from Grindelwald via First and Bachalpsee is truly a great adventure for a day-hike that will traverse you through some mindblowing scenery of epic mountainscapes, alpine lakes, fields of wildflowers and some local Swiss Marmots hiding in the bushes.   Hike Distance: After the cable car from Grindelwald to First the hike up …

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HIKING TO LAKE BACHALPSEE FROM GRINDELWALD/FIRST

Bachalpsee is one of the most stunning alpine lakes in Switzerland, surrounded by wildflowers and adorned with an incredible backdrop of glacial mountains. The beauty of the Bachalpsee Lake is that because there is a cable car to First, it just a one-hour trek from the First station to the lake, despite being located at …

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LE MOLESON TO TEYSACHAUX HIKING TRAIL IN SWITZERLAND

Le Moleson to Teysachaux is a fun but challenging day-hike that involves a little bit of rock-scrambling to reach epic panoramic views of Gruyeres in the Fribourg region. The hike can be done in its entirety or by using a cable car to head up and down the majority of the incline, meaning you can …

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ASCHER, EBENALP & SEEALPSEE HIKE FROM WASSERAUEN

Wasserauen is quite simply a remarkable hiking hub for some of the best peaks in Switzerland. The regional mountain map is overflowing with options for trails that all seemingly intertwine, allowing you to plan your own route depending on your desired time and difficulty. We decided to begin our hike in Wasserauen and climb up …

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OESCHINENSEE HIKE IN SWITZERLAND (ALPINE LAKE)

Oeschinensee (Oeschinin Lake) is one of the premier alpine lake destinations in Switzerland. The azure blue water is surrounded by towering ridges, which are covered in snow in the winter and melt into waterfalls into the summer. It’s truly a magical amphitheater, which was almost too beautiful to believe. In this blog post, I will …

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RIGI HOCHFLUE HIKE NEAR BRUNNEN, SWITZERLAND

Rigi Hochflue is an incredibly challenging hike up a very steep incline that leads you to a panoramic viewpoint, marked by a cross looking out over Vierwaldstattersee, which is the huge Lake Lucerne. The hike is not for the faint-hearted with a vertical ladder climb on the way up and a rocky descent on the …

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DESTINATIONS

Welcome to my destinations page! These are all of the places I have visited and written guides and blog posts about. You can check out all of the locations I have visited and click on any of them below to see the travel guides and blog posts from each country and region. If you want …

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