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Wonderful view from the Gubel Convent

Wonderful view from the Gubel Convent

Geologically interesting area: the morain hills

Geologically interesting area: the morain hills

Wonderful sunset over the morain hillside

Wonderful sunset over the morain hillside

Tour description

Do you like going uphill and down dale? Then you’ll like these Nordic Walking tours around the convent village of Menzingen. Discover one of the most impressive geological landscapes of Switzerland: the morain hills of Menzingen-Neuheim.

From the centre of Menzingen go over Moosstrasse to Chrüzegg, on to Schwandegg, over the Edlibach river back to Menzingen.

Places of interest:

- Menzingen Convent
- Gubel Convent
- Restaurant Kreuzegg
- Hotel-Restaurant Ochsen


Variation A: From the centre of Menzingen to Bachmüli, Hasental, Grund, Schurtannen, Bolzli, Bumbachmatt, Bumbach, past the convent back to the centre of Menzingen (distance: 4.8 km / altitude difference: 110 hm).
Variation B: From the centre of Menzingen take direction Edlibach, on to Unterbüeltli, Lüthärtigen, to Chälenhof, Aeschegg, Erlenbach, Hinterbüel, Blachen, Schwand, on to Hintercher, Hinterbrättigen, via Holzhüseren back to Menzingen (distance: 10.5 km / altitude difference: 292 hm).

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Places along the route: Menzingen - Chrüzegg - Schwandegg - Edlibach - Menzingen


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Tour history (B01966)

First published: Montag, 10. August 2009

Last updated: Mittwoch, 15. Januar 2014

Tour published by: Presented by www.zug-tourismus.ch

Tour characteristics

Distance: 4.5 km | Time requirement: 1 h
Ascent: 119 m | Descent: 119 m
Highest point: 839 m.a.s.l.

Difficulty T1 Hiking

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See also

Reisezentrum Zug - Offizielles Tourismusbüro des Kantons Zug
CH-6304 Zug
Tel: +41 (0)41 723 68 00
Fax: +41 (0)41 723 68 10
E-Mail: tourism@zug.ch
Internet: www.zug-tourismus.ch

Bus and train connections: www.sbb.ch or www.zvb.ch

Restaurant Kreuzegg
Hotel-Restaurant Ochsen: www.ochsenmenzingen.ch