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The Pumpelpitz Family Trail

Theme trail
Time required: 2 hours 30 minutesLength: 3.60 km


All season


Naturpark Thal
Hölzlistrasse 57
4710 Balsthal
Tel. +41 62 386 12 30

Naturpark Thal - Why not go on a journey of discovery in the Naturpark Thal with the little forest sprite.

You can observe small animals and plants, play outside in the world of nature, colour in your forest mandala and light a wonderful campfire. Enjoy all this and more on the digital Pumpelpitz Family Trail at Ramiswil in the Naturpark Thal. You can also find all about that foolish scoundrel Schlarp.



3.60 km
Time required
2 hours 30 minutes
Level technique
Height profile view map


  • child-friendly


  • Picnicplace
  • Fireplace


Starting point
Mühle Ramiswil
Arrival by public transport
Ramiswil, Mühle Timetable SBB
Mühle Ramiswil
Arrival by public transport
Ramiswil, Mühle Timetable SBB

Suitable for

The offer is suitable for

  • Children < 6 years
  • Children from 7-12 years
  • Children >12 years
  • Families

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Naturpark Thal

Landgasthof Ochsen

"The gastro of the Gulden Valley" is how Christoph Jeker and Sandra Schmid describe their restaurant in Ochsen. Good bourgeois cuisine and a choice of regional dishes complete their offer. A bowling alley and chambres d'hôtes are also available.

Naturpark Thal

Restaurant Alpenblick Passwang

This restaurant offers a fantastic view of the Alps and is located directly on the Passwangstrasse.

Naturpark Thal

Ramiswil Mill

The historic mill in Ramiswil was built in the 16th century. Today, the Renaissance façade of the mill and the old mill equipment amaze visitors. Visits are possible at any time by appointment.

Historical buildingMuseum / Exhibition
Naturpark Thal

Käserei Reckenkien in Mümliswil

The Käserei Reckenkien (Reckenkien Dairy) manufactures certified Naturpark cheese such as the aromatic-delicate Hosenlupf or the Passwang Mutschli. Visit the Lädeli (dairy shop), enjoy a cheese-tasting and take a piece of Naturpark home with you.

FoodsProducerShop for regional products
Naturpark Thal

Hagli Beiz

We invite you to enjoy above all homemade and regional products in a quiet and cosy atmosphere.

RestaurantFarm restaurant
Naturpark Thal

Chesi & Metzg im Guldental

You can find cheese and meat specialties in the small shop in Mümliswil

FoodsShop for regional products