dim. 06 mars|
Col du Marchairuz
Snowshoe tours, winter hikes tips away from civilisation. Discover the magic of snow-covered forests and hills at the Jura region. a 4h-5h walk of 10km~and 500m of elevation.
Time & Location
06 mars 2022, 08:30
Col du Marchairuz, Col du Marchairuz, 1188 Gimel, Switzerland
About the event
Snowshoeing makes getting out and having fun on the snow, accessible to everyone. Snowshoes on, hikers of all levels can enjoy untouched winter landscapes.
With its gentle slopes and Far North feeling,
The Col du Marchairuz is a Jura pass in Canton Vaud, linking Aubonne close to Lac Léman via Bière or St. George with Le Brassus in the Vallée de Joux. The pass summit, altitude 1447m, is in the middle of the Parc jurassien vaudois (regional park).
To the north east of the Col du Marchairuz is Mont Tendre, at 1679 m the highest summit in the Swiss Jura and a popular hiking destination. The hike from the Col du Marchairuz to the summit leads up through a park-like landscape, a half day with a picnik and animation, will fill you with positive energy.