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Pioneer trail

Hiking trail
Time required: 9 hoursLength: 28.00 km


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Jura bernois Tourisme
Place de la Gare 2
2610 Saint-Imier
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Parc régional Chasseral - Chasseral - La Vue des Alpes: This two-day walk takes you along the path of the pioneers through the unique Jura mountain landscape and the Regional Park.



28.00 km
Altitude difference ascent
770 m
Altitude difference descent
1365 m
Time required
9 hours
Level technique
Level condition
Height profile view map



Official marking Swiss hiking trails


Starting point
Chasseral (Altitude: 1520 m)
Arrival by public transport
Chasseral, Hôtel Timetable SBB
Les Hauts-Geneveys (Altitude: 948 m)
Arrival by public transport
Les Hauts-Geneveys, gare Timetable SBB

Suitable for

The offer is suitable for

  • Adults

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Parc régional Chasseral

On old cattle trails

Near to the hamlets of Montagne de Cernier and Montagne de Chézard there is a large network of cattle trails, called "Boviducs". Along these trails you walk between hedges and dry stone walls.

Historical building
Parc régional Chasseral

Fine Chasseral platter

Try the Chasseral platter! In the 9 Nature Park farms there is a great choice of regional specialities.

AgrotourismFarm restaurant
Parc régional Chasseral

Métairie de Dombresson

Regionale Gerichte: Käsefondue, Rösti, Schinken, Cordon rouge, Meringues
Produkte vom Hof: Meringuen, Kuchen, Brot

Farm restaurant

Routes in the vicinity

Parc régional Chasseral

Chasseral - Chaumont

This excursion from the summit of the Chasseral to Chaumont is made for those who prefer the descent to the ascent. You will be taken gently down and up from the mountain peeled by the biting winter to the dense forests of the hillsides.

Hiking trail
Time required: 4 hoursLength: 15.00km