Hiking in Lenzerheide

Promising hiking holidays in the heart of Graubünden

In Lenzerheide, hikers, mountaineers, trail runners and nature lovers discover varied hiking trails, fragrant alpine meadows and the sparkling Heidsee amidst the impressive mountain panorama. The Lenzerheide holiday region offers breezy mountain peaks, scenic panoramic routes and entertaining theme trails. Many cozy fire pits, rustic huts or the numerous restaurants on the mountain and in the village invite you to linger. In addition, the ice-cold mountain streams or the idyllic Heidsee provide for a refreshing cooling.

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Hiking tours through Graubünden

Are you looking for a round trip starting in Lenzerheide that is suitable for families or for a peak experience with great views? Different hiking routes are described in detail and pictured on our tour portal.

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Mountain railways in summer

The mountain railways of Arosa Lenzerheide offer exciting trips to Heidbüel, Piz Scalottas, Rothorn summit, Pradaschier, Hörnli and Weisshorn summit.

Incorporate the mountain railways into your hike - this will give you more time to enjoy the views of the high valley.
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Two trails lead to a tricky route search.

On the 3 to 4-hour mountain route «Muntanella» from Churwalden via Heidbüel, the teams have to manipulate the weather and plunder the cheese stock to get the necessary hints. The shorter Heidsee lake trail «Anda» (about 2 hours) with underwater messages and controllable waterfalls provides much fun and adventure.
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Via Sett

The Via Sett is an Alpine hiking trail leading in six stages through the Churwalden valley, Surses valley and Bregaglia to the italian city of Chiavenna.

During the hike you will experience three different language regions and cultural areas as well as a divers cultural landscape.
Alpine hiking trail

Themed trails in Lenzerheide

From the popular Globi hiking trail, through the botanical forest nature trail at Scharmoin middle station, to the «Voia Culturala» culture trail, a number of different themed trails impart interesting information on various aspects of the high valley of the Lenzerheide holiday region and its residents.

20 years Globi hiking trail

The Globi hiking trail is on the move. Accurately for its 20-year anniversary the path is going to be refaced and a completely new hiking trail will emerge in summer 2018.
Globi hiking path

Weather dwarfs from Heidbüel

High up in the forests of Heidbüel lives a small peculiar folk - the weather dwarfs. Whirlwind fireplaces, places to stay, games and fun as well as adventures on the weahter path await you.

You can easily reach Heidbüel with the panoramic cable car Heidbüel from Churwalden.
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Botanical forest nature trail

The botanical forest nature trail starts with great views at Scharmoin middle station at 1,900 m above sea level. At several stations you will learn interesting facts on the trees, shrubs and flowers of our region. At the end of the path you will be greeted with a roaring waterfall and a spacious barbecue area – a place that invites you to stay for a while.

The easily accessible trail measures approximately 2 km in total (there and back).
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Lantsch/Lenz nature trail

Follow the exciting nature trail in Lantsch/Lenz and find out more about the diverse nature of the region.

The nature trail takes you in two stages from Foppa car park and rest stop via the vantage point and barbecue area Crap la Tretscha back to Foppa, or from Foppa via Rofna to Lantsch/Lenz (each will take 1 hour 15 min).
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Nordic Walking & Running

With a quick grip through the mountain landscape
Hiking is too boring for you? Then discover the Lenzerheide holiday region with your running shoes. With the versatile trail network in the hilly terrain and the narrow paths through forests and alpine meadows, each Trail Runner finds his own personal favorite lap. Breathtaking views of the Grisons mountain peaks and an undisturbed nature experience are guaranteed.

Trail Running Tours

Find here your trail running tour in the Lenzerheide holiday region and discover the high mountain valley with your running shoes.

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Informationen and Notes

The large network of trails of Graubünden serve a variety of sports. So, especially mountain bikers are allowed to access the trails. Local restrictions are signalled. Mutual consideration prevents conflicts and provides an unspoilt nature for all.

On the network of paths with the yellow signposts proceed hiking trails. Those are additionally signalled with green, square hash signs and show the best offers in our hiking region. In addition, numerous other trails are waiting to be explored.

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Suckler cows and their calves spend their summer on various mountain pastures. The anxious suckler cows can feel threatened by approaching people and animals. Therefore, hikers must observe certain rules of behavior.

> Behaviour rules (pdf)

You have determined deficiencies of trails or signs during your walk or hike in Arosa Lenzerheide? Please report the defects at the following link. This will help us to continue and ensure a high quality of trails. Thank you very much for your participation.

> lvmangel.gr.ch

Please note that dogs must be kept on a leash in the area of Vaz/ Obervaz. This applies to the residential areas, quiet zones, playgrounds and the entire Heidsee lake area. Disregard for this rule is punishable with a fine of CHF 100.00. Thank you for your understanding.

Order the Lenzerheide hiking map in a scale of 1:25,000 online in our leaflet shop. The map comprises various summer and winter hiking suggestions for you. Enjoy!

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Come and experience our wonderful hospitality against the backdrop of a stunning mountain view. There are numerous mountain restaurants in Lenzerheide affording outstanding views whose sun terraces will invite you to stay and relax.

> Mountain restaurants

Region Arosa Lenzerheide