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Velotour Zürich – Sihlbrugg – Zürich

Bicycle tour
Time required: 2 - 4hLength: 39.40 km

Season

All season

Contact

Stiftung Wildnispark Zürich
Alte Sihltalstrasse 38
8135 Sihlwald
Tel. +41 (0)44 722 55 22

www.wildnispark.ch

Wildnispark Zürich Sihlwald - Diese Velotour führt der Sihl entlang von der Grossstadt Zürich mitten in die Waldwildnis des Naturerlebnisparks Sihlwald und wieder zurück. Entlang der Strecke gibt es mehrere Einkehrmöglichkeiten.

Auf dem ausgeschilderten nationalen Veloweg Nr. 94 gelangt man schnurstracks von Zürich in den Sihlwald. Erst gemächlich der Sihl entlang bis Sihlbrugg, dann auf der alten Forststrasse mitten durch den Wald zurück. Von Tramglocken und rauchenden Auspuffen zu quakenden Fröschen und rauschendem Flussufer.

Route-information

Route-information

Length
39.40 km
Altitude difference ascent
480 m
Altitude difference descent
480 m
Time required
2 - 4h
Level technique
Easy
Level condition
Middle
Height profile view map

Details

Diese Route stammt aus dem Buch: Caroline Fink, Sihlwald - Wild und schön, AS-Verlag Zürich.

Possibilities for catering

Diverse Einkehrmöglichkeiten entlang der Route

Infrastructure

  • Playground
  • Picnicplace
  • Fireplace
  • Toilet

Arrival

Starting point
Langnau am Albis, Haltestelle Oberrenggstrasse (Altitude: 420 m)
Arrival by public transport
Zürich, Sihlcity Nord Timetable SBB
Destination
Langnau am Albis, Haltestelle Oberrenggstrasse (Altitude: 420 m)
Arrival by public transport
Zürich, Sihlcity Nord Timetable SBB

Suitable for

The offer is suitable for

  • Adults
  • 50+
  • Families

Discovering underway

Wildnispark Zürich Sihlwald

Glögglifrosch pond

The cleaned-up ponds along the River Sihl between Langnau am Albis and Sihlwald offer a home for the Glögglifrosch (midwife toad).

FaunaWaters
Wildnispark Zürich Sihlwald

Visitor centre in Sihlwald

There is information, a souvenir and bookshop at the visitor centre in Zurich's wilderness park, and it also has a museum with interactive exhibitions about nature and the wilderness.

Visitor center
Wildnispark Zürich Sihlwald

Visitor centre barbecue area

There are three barbecue area with several benches in front of the Visitor centre in Sihlwald. Firewood is available in wooden crates.

Fireplace
Wildnispark Zürich Sihlwald

Sihlwald wilderness playground

Branch nests, suspension bridges, an hollow silver fir trunk, a snake made of wood - these are the centrepieces of the wilderness playground at the visitor centre in Sihlwald. The exciting play wilderness offers challenges for young and old.

Playground
Wildnispark Zürich Sihlwald

Bodenmatt barbecue area

One barbecue area directly on the banks of the Sihl river. There are two benches as well as a table and bench combination provided.

Fireplace
Wildnispark Zürich Sihlwald

Streuboden barbecue area

There is a barbecue area with three benches and a table bench combination on Streuboden. The barbecue area lies directly on the Sihlwald road.

Fireplace
Wildnispark Zürich Sihlwald

Rooseveltplatz

The Rooseveltplatz is named after Eleanor Roosevelt, wife of the American President Franklin D. Roosevelt, who in 1948 admired the mighty 200 year-old trees on this location during a visit to Sihlwald.

Historical place
Wildnispark Zürich Sihlwald

Langrain barbecue area

The two barbecue areas at Langrain lie directly on the Sihlwaldstrasse . Benches, tables and wells are available.

Fireplace

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