Lägerstutz-Winterröscht-Färrich-Lägerstutz observation trail



5.14 km long
Hiking Trail
This circular observation trail starts at the Restaurant Jägerstübli (1559 m above sea level) and returns via Winterröscht (1759 m above sea level) and Färrichegg.

The trail is uphill from Lägerstutz, with a steep section leading through the forest at the trail’s highest point, then via a flat slope to Winterröscht. From there the trail leads back down to Färrichegg via Läger. The observation trail runs along an asphalted road between Färrichegg and Lägerstutz. The trail encompasses stunningly beautiful, diverse moorland areas.


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Lägerstutz - Winterröscht - Färrichegg - Lägerstutz

Safety guidelines

To protect the vegetation and the animals, you should stay on the trails at all times.


Appropriate footwear; binoculars are recommended to allow you to observe the animals.


Drive from Lucerne over the Brünig Pass or from Bern along the autobahn and motorway via Thun-Spiez to Interlaken. On passing Unterseen you come to the junction for Habkern.

At the intersection in the centre of Habkern (bank, post office, shops), drive straight ahead towards Schwendi. The distance from Habkern village to Lombachalp is 6 km. Parking at Schwendi/Tschieme is paid. There are two payment machines:


  1. Habkern village / Dorfbrunnen (village fountain)

  2. Lombachalp / Lägerstutz car park


Alternative: Use the parking facilities in the middle of the village or at the swimming pool, both of which are close to bus stops, and take the Bus alpin (shuttle bus) to Lombachalp.

Please be aware that the number of parking spaces available is limited.

Public transit

Please use public transport whenever possible. The PostBus runs from Interlaken West to Habkern, while a shuttle bus (Bus alpin) operates from Habkern to Lombachalp. Bus alpin timetable: www.habkern.ch/busalpin

Additional information

Interlaken Tourism
Marktgasse 1
3800 Interlaken
Phone: +41 33 826 53 00


Habkern Tourism
Im Holz 373
3804 Habkern
Phone: +41 33 843 82 10

tour facts
start: Restaurant Jägerstübli Lägerstutz/Roteschwand
destination: Restaurant Jägerstübli Lägerstutz/Roteschwand


02:00:00 h

5.14 km

229 m

229 m

1,558 m

1,759 m

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