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Best trails in Valais

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Trying to find the best Valais trails? AllTrails has 404 great hiking trails, trail running trails, mountain biking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Zermatt, Lourtier or Haute-Nendaz, we've got you covered. Ready for some activity? There are 195 moderate trails in Valais ranging from 1.1 to 59.8 miles and from 1,315 to 14,960 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - The 5 Lakes Trail
Zermatt, Valais, Switzerland
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Length: 6.6 mi • Est. 3 h 44 m
Great hike, but busy. For the most part it is clear where to follow the path, but be careful with the signage if you venture off the clear gravel path onto the smaller trails. You can end up walking fShow more
#2 - Matterhorn Glacier Trail
Zermatt, Valais, Switzerland
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Length: 3.8 mi • Est. 1 h 54 m
Matterhorn Glacier Trail is a 3.8 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Zermatt, Valais, Switzerland that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used fShow more
#3 - Tour du Mont Blanc: Col du Forclaz to Lac Champex
Trient, Valais, Switzerland
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Length: 8.8 mi • Est. 5 h 17 m
Col du Forclaz to Lac Champex. Ascend to Bovine through the morning, then descend through the valley and villages with a final ascent to Lac Champex. Camp at Arpette or Roccailles.Show more
#4 - Tour du Mont Blanc: Lac Champex to La Fouly
Champex-Lac, Valais, Switzerland
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Length: 11.3 mi • Est. 6 h 25 m
Lax Champex to La Fouly. Descend from Lac Champex, then ascend up the valley to La Fouly.Show more
#5 - Tour du Mont Blanc: la Fouly to Rifugio Bonatti
La Fouly, Valais, Switzerland
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Length: 13.6 mi • Est. 8 h 36 m
Tour du Mont Blanc: la Fouly to Rifugio Bonatti is a 13.6 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near La Fouly, Valais, Switzerland that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated aShow more
#6 - Domhuttenweg to Suspension Bridge
Randa, Valais, Switzerland
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Length: 3.6 mi • Est. 2 h 40 m
The bridge is known as the Charles Kuonen Suspension Bridge. It is one of the highest suspension bridges in the world. Show more
#7 - Höhenweg Höhbalmen
Zermatt, Valais, Switzerland
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Length: 12.9 mi • Est. 7 h 56 m
Note: As of July 2019, parts of this trail is closed and sectioned off due to flooding. Please read the reviews below for more information. It has been stated that the bridge is passable. Show more
#8 - Aletsch Panoramaweg
Fiesch, Valais, Switzerland
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Length: 8.9 mi • Est. 4 h 50 m
This trail is reached by chairlift to Moosfluh. It is also known as the Swiss Glacier Trail. There are several variations of this trail and it is suggested that you research the area. Show more
#9 - Bisse du Ro
Crans-Montana, Valais, Switzerland
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Length: 10 mi • Est. 6 h 36 m
Go back in time along the trail of Bisse du Ro to the magnificent artificial lake of Tseuzier. This hike leads you along the old Bisse du Ro to the Rawyl Dam and back in the direction of Bisse du LensShow more
#10 - Le Sasseneire
Anniviers, Valais, Switzerland
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Length: 8.3 mi • Est. 5 h 21 m
This trail takes you to the summit of Le Sasseneire. The peak is 3253m and one of the easier peak climbs for the average hiker. The trail begins at Moiry lake. You will then pass Col de Torrent. ThereShow more
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