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Biotope Hegi

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Regionaler Naturpark Schaffhausen
Hauptstrasse 50
8217 Wilchingen

Regionaler Naturpark Schaffhausen - The biotope Hegi is an important habitat for animals and plants, but also can be a recreation area for you. Let the stress behind you and feel in harmony with the nature.

Have you ever observed the southern hawker (Aeshna cyanea) a species of hawker dragonfly or listend to the croaking of frogs? The biotope Hegi in Altdorf with its three ponds was created in 1980. The carefully maintained oasis offers an ideal habitat for many dragonfly and amphibian species. In the orchid season you can even discover the "Chuchischelle" near the biotope.



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The offer is suitable for

  • Adults
  • Children < 6 years
  • Children from 7-12 years
  • Children >12 years
  • 50+
  • Families
  • Groups

Routes in the vicinity

Regionaler Naturpark Schaffhausen


The Reiat trail runs along the typical regional hilly landscape and the four districts of lower Reiat that are well worth seeing. Embark on a special expedition and walk through one of the most northerly regions of Switzerland.

Hiking trail
Time required: 5 hoursLength: 19.00km