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Pioneer Trail - Day 2

Hiking Trail · Neuchâtel / Jura / Bernese Jura
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Pioneer Trail - Day 2

moderate
15.5 km
8:00 h
551 m
358 m

Discover the "boviducs": paths that were used to managed the cattle in the pastures, with a hedge and a dry-stone wall on each side. Walk to the Vue des Alpes and then down to Les Hauts-Geneveys, following the "Revolutionnary's road".

A treasure is located along this route. It is shown on the map with the logo “basket”. Collect three treasures and win one of the 50 Swiss parks’ prizes! For more information, click on the “Treasure hunt” icon in the main menu.

Author’s recommendation

Giant slide of La Vue des Alps (700m long).

Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Highest point
1312 m
Lowest point
761 m

Tips, hints and links

2 day package:
This includes:
- one night in a double room with half board
- a CHF 25.- voucher to use in a nature park farm along your way on the first day
- a picnic lunch for the second day, made with regional products
- information about the trip with a detailed itinerary and some general information about the history and the heritage.

Info and prices:
Jura bernois Tourisme
Place de la Gare 2
2610 Saint-Imier
Telephone +41 (0)32 942 39 42
saintimier@jurabernois.ch
http://www.jurabernois.ch/fr

Start

Dombresson (761 m)
Coordinates:
Geographic
47.074436, 6.971816
UTM
32T 346022 5215432

Destination

Les Hauts-Geneveys

Turn-by-turn directions

On the first day, you can decide to go from Le Pâquier to Villiers on a horse-drawn cart for CHF 15.- per persone (max. 8 people); minimal rate CHF 60.-

Arrival by train, car, foot or bike


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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
15.5 km
Duration
8:00 h
Ascent
551 m
Descent
358 m

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Highest point
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Lowest point
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