Best trails in Zurich, Switzerland

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Trying to find the best Zurich trails? AllTrails has 463 great hiking trails, mountain biking trails, trail running 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 Zürich, Winterthur or Bülach, we've got you covered. Ready for some activity? There are 249 moderate trails in Zurich ranging from 2.4 to 191.7 miles and from 1,187 to 5,544 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Zurich, Switzerland
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#1 - Uetliberg - Felsenegg
Stallikon, Zurich, Switzerland
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Length: 3.7 mi • Est. 2 h
Uetliberg to Felsenegg is a hiking trail on the ridge of the Albis range near Zurich. It leads past beautiful viewpoints. It has hardly any inclines and is classified as moderate due to the distance. Here you can hike, walk and jog. On the way there is also a planetary path with a replica of our solar system on a scale of one to a billion.Show more
#2 - 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
#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 - 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
#5 - Wallisellen - Opfikon - Glattbrugg
Wallisellen, Zurich, Switzerland
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Length: 7.6 mi
#6 - 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
#7 - 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
#8 - Thur route: Ellikon am Rhein - Buchs
Ellikon am Rhein, Zurich, Switzerland
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Length: 90.1 mi
#9 - Rhein Biketour: Schaffhausen - Basel
Dachsen, Zurich, Switzerland
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Length: 79.9 mi • Est. Multi-day
This is the perfect tour for bike lovers. The route starts along the Rhine from Schaffhausen to Basel. The rhine is one of the most impressive river in Europe. This path is part of the Euro-velo 15. Through idyllic villages and always along the river, the Rhine Cycle Path takes you to the Rhine Falls near Schaffhausen to the art city of Basel.Show more
#10 - Freienstein-Teufen - Winterthur - Rapperswil
Teufen, Zurich, Switzerland
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Length: 45.5 mi
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