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Discover spectacular alpine scenery on foot!

If you’d like to experience more than just the path at your feet. Combine healthy physical exercise with discovery of an inspiring natural environment. Or simply switch off from day-to-day stresses and enjoy the calm of mountain scenery in the company of like-minded people…

Then join me for a guided hike – in English, en français, auf Deutsch. For a day, weekend, long weekend or full week.

Day hikes

Below are the dates and short descriptions of my forthcoming single-day tours.

The numbers of stars indicates the level of difficulty. All start and end points are accessible by public transport. Itineraries may vary depending on conditions and weather. Group size 6–10.

Sign up for an outing any time, but at the latest by the deadline of 20.00 on the Thursday beforehand. Join my mailing list to receive full details for the day earlier in the week, including start time,meeting point, itinerary, practical checklist (for rucksack and clothes) and estimated finish time.

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Schwarzsee–Ättenberg**/***

A long tour rewarded with wonderful panoramic views of Bernese and Fribourg peaks from the Ättenberg peak (1614 m) and ridge. And a steep descent… Read More »

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Multi-day tours: hut-to-hut or from a hotel base

A hikers’ paradise, the cantons of the Grisons, the Valais, Bern and Ticino offer some of the most varied and spectacular mountain walking in Switzerland. Meadows and marshland, forests and lakes, glaciers and rocky summits, plus a wonderful diversity of alpine flowers and mountain animals and a rich local culture.

Join me for a multi-day guided hiking tour in my favourite parts of Switzerland! Check below for my 2020 programme. Or you can download a summary pdf here.

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Winter walking, Kandersteg

FULLY BOOKED! A 4-day long weekend of winter walking (without snow-shoes!) from a hotel base in the pretty village of Kandersteg. Highlights The open scenic… Read More »

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Spring in Ticino!

Join us in Ticino over the Whitsun long weekend for four days of itinerant hiking around the Centovalli, with its picturesque landscapes and abundant wild… Read More »

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Learning days

A selection of short learning days to help you become more independent in the mountains and to appreciate our wonderful natural environment!

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Introduction to alpine flora

Would you like to learn more about the beautiful alpine flowers that we see in spring and summer during our mountain walks? Then join us… Read More »

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