Oberblegisee Luftaufnahme

Top 10 Hikes in Glarnerland

Glarus is a great place to hike. One-day hikes with children, alpine tours, multi-day mountain tours with a guide or climbing, there is a suitable route here for everyone.
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Top easy open
8.6 km
3:00 h
77 m
540 m

The deep blue Oberblegisee is one of the most beautiful mountain lakes in Switzerland and exudes a lot of mysticism because of its undiscovered ...

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from Fridolin Hösli,   VISIT Glarnerland AG
Top easy
5.7 km
1:42 h
135 m
342 m

A leisurely hike through the middle of the Freiberg Kärpf, with little altitude difference.

from Jasmin Schläpfer (Elm Ferienregion),   VISIT Glarnerland AG
Nature Trail · Filzbach
Schabziger Höhenweg
difficult
15 km
5:00 h
929 m
1,167 m

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Top moderate
9.6 km
3:44 h
693 m
811 m

Well-known and popular mountain hike over the Wildmad with the opportunity to observe wildlife.

1
from Jasmin Schläpfer (Elm Ferienregion),   VISIT Glarnerland AG
Top easy open
9.1 km
3:00 h
382 m
383 m

An unforgettable hiking experience: A panoramic circular hike with the most beautiful view of the Glarus Alps.

2
from Fridolin Hösli,   VISIT Glarnerland AG
Top moderate
6.4 km
2:35 h
317 m
792 m

Die Expedition ist eine Entdeckungsreise mitten im Welterbe Sardona. Höhepunkt bildet der Firstboden auf 1‘750 m ü. M, mit dem speziellen ...

Tektonikarena Sardona
Hiking Trail
Klöntaler See
13.3 km
3:45 h
145 m
531 m

Romantic riverside and canyon paths Klöntal is one of the most beautiful valleys in the foothills of the Alps. Its gentle grace in the midst of ...

from Ulrich Tubbesing,   VISIT Glarnerland AG
Mountain Hike · Linthal
Hike to Muttsee
Top difficult
10 km
4:30 h
906 m
908 m

Hike to the highest reservoir in Europe, the dam wall is the highest in Switzerland at 1050 meters. Plenty of game to observe along the way and the ...

from Fridolin Hösli,   VISIT Glarnerland AG
Top moderate closed
13 km
4:02 h
468 m
479 m

Tracing the footsteps of the Romans, the tour leads from Näfels over the Kerenzerberg to Mühlehorn. Along the way, hikers will be transported back ...

from Hannes Hochuli (Glarus Nord Tourismus),   VISIT Glarnerland AG
moderate
10.2 km
4:45 h
961 m
961 m

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