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Pure nature!
Fun in the water at Lake Grächen

Listen up, outdoor fans: The best place to combine relaxation and being active in nature is the pristine mountain lake in Grächen. We’ll tell you all the important info!

Enjoy the view

Lake Grächen

Life is better at the lake: Lake Grächen offers a fantastic view of the Weisshorn summit. And the idyllic excursion destination also invites you to relax and go hiking – perfect for outdoor enthusiasts, lovebirds and families.

Relax and cool down

Experience nature at Lake Grächen

True to the motto “All roads lead to Lake Grächen”, the signposts will guide you from the village centre directly to the idyllic mountain lake. At 1,720 metres above sea level, you can enjoy sunny days in the fresh mountain air.

How about a hike around the lake, for example? Take a seat on one of the comfortable benches! While soaking up the sun's rays, you can replenish your vitamin D stores. To cool down, we recommend taking a dip in the refreshing water of the natural mountain lake. Alternatively, you can also visit the Kneipp facility on site.

Food & fun

Zum See restaurant

The food aficionados among you will get their money’s worth at Lake Grächen, too. The idyllic Zum See restaurant is located right by the lake. Treat yourself to some delicious delicacies, and don’t miss out on having ice cream on the patio! The cosy restaurant by the lake makes it easy to stay for a while, and exciting experiences also await you there. 

  • A trip out onto the lake: The boat and paddle for your romantic tour are available at the restaurant. 
  • For fish-loving foodies: Every Tuesday, amateur anglers spend their day relaxing at Lake Grächen.
Perfect hikes

Beautiful hiking trails

Grächen is home to numerous picturesque hiking trails – some of which start right at the mountain lake. The routes boast refreshment stops as well as charming picnic spots where you can enjoy the treats you’ve brought with you. Hiking on the easy trails through shaded larch forests is also a blessing in hot weather. 

A short hiking route to Alpe Äbnet takes you through the magnificent larch forest and across a lush flower meadow, for instance. A special highlight for families: a hike along the enchanting Suonen, which boast not only fantastic scenic views but also exciting chill-out features.

Discover the Suonen
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