Best nature trips trails in Zurich, Switzerland

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Explore the most popular nature trips trails in Zurich with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Map of nature trips trails in Zurich, Switzerland
Top trails (120)
#1 - Hangried Hueb: Uitikon - Uetliberg
Uitikon, Zurich, Switzerland
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Length: 4.7 mi • Est. 2 h 27 m
The route starts from the station in Uitikon and goes to Hohenstein and Uetliberg. In Uetliberg there is a lookout tower with an alpine view. This peak is part of the Albis mountain range.Show more
#2 - Forch - Erlenbach
Forch, Zurich, Switzerland
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Length: 5.7 mi • Est. 2 h 42 m
Small path that starts from Forch and crosses the small village of Kaltenstein. Then the path follows the forest and leads to Lake Zurich. Bathing in the lake can be felt in summer. Sometimes the paved path is fun, ideal for running.Show more
#3 - Zurich - Küsnacht - Zollikon - Lake Zurich
Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland
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Length: 12.8 mi • Est. 5 h 10 m
Beautiful 20 km PanoramicRun via Werenbachtobel, Zolliker Allmend, Rumensee, Schübelweiher, Küsnachter Tobel, Küsnachter Horn, lake promenade. The first half of the route is undulating and often on nature trails, the second half is rather flat and mostly on asphaltShow more
#4 - Pfäffikersee Loop
Auslikon, Zurich, Switzerland
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Length: 5.4 mi • Est. 2 h 28 m
Lake Pfäffikon is located in the Zurich countryside. It is an ideal destination from zurich as a train takes you there from the station. Enjoy a beautiful lake with your family where it is good to swim in summer.Show more
#5 - Zürich to Albis Passhöhe
Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland
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Length: 9.4 mi • Est. 5 h 33 m
This trail can be accessed by the Triemli light rail in Zürich. Show more
#6 - Wallisellen Rundweg
Wallisellen, Zurich, Switzerland
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Length: 3.2 mi • Est. 1 h 36 m
#7 - Bülach - Eglisau - Weiach
Bülach, Zurich, Switzerland
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Length: 32.7 mi • Est. Multi-day
#8 - Sihlwald via Horgen -Tüfenbach
Wilderness Park Zurich Sihlwald
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Length: 19.7 mi • Est. 9 h 56 m
The route goes through the following places: Horgen Zimmerberggrat, Sihltal, Albisgrat, Sihltal, Zimmerberggrat, Horgen. For the most part, the path is single trails in the forest or via hiking trails.Show more
#9 - Greifensee via Uster
Uster, Zurich, Switzerland
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Length: 12.8 mi • Est. 5 h 39 m
THis loop around the lake Greifen is a really nice and popular hike.Show more
#10 - Pfäffikon - Lachen - Schmerikon - Rapperswil
Pfäffikon, Zurich, Switzerland
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Length: 26.3 mi • Est. 11 h 35 m
Wonderful tour around the lake Obersee.Show more
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