Hiking

ViaJura

Stage 5: Moutier – Sornetan

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  • Length

    • 23 km
    Length
  • Ascents | Descents

    • 1'050 m | 740 m
    Ascents | Descents
  • Duration

    • 6 h 45
    Duration
  • Technical | Fitness level

    • Easy | Difficult
    Technical | Fitness level

Nº 80 ViaJura

Stage 5: Moutier – Sornetan

From Moutier the ViaJura negotiates the Schlucht von Court (gorge) and reaches the village of Champoz via the mountain of Moron, on which stands a tower designed by Mario Botta. The route then follows the ridge before leading down to Sornetan.

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Characteristics

Characteristics
  • City start

    • Moutier

    City end

    • Sornetan

    Height Difference

    • 1050 m

    Height Difference Back

    • 740 m

    Hiking Time

    • 6 h 45

    Hiking Time Back

    • 6 h 25

    Technical requirements

    • Easy (Hiking Trail)

    Physical requirements

    • Difficult

Stages

Stages
  • Stage 3

    • Laufen - Delémont
    • Duration : 5 h 45
    • Length : 21 km
    • Technical : Easy (Hiking Trail)
    • Fitness level : Medium
  • Stage 4

    • Delémont - Moutier
    • Duration : 7 h 45
    • Length : 26 km
    • Technical : Easy (Hiking Trail)
    • Fitness level : Difficult
  • Stage 5

    • Moutier - Sornetan
    • Duration : 6 h 45
    • Length : 23 km
    • Technical : Easy (Hiking Trail)
    • Fitness level : Difficult
  • Stage 6

    • Sornetan - Sonceboz
    • Duration : 4 h 0
    • Length : 15 km
    • Technical : Easy (Hiking Trail)
    • Fitness level : Medium
  • Stage 7

    • Sonceboz - Biel
    • Duration : 3 h 40
    • Length : 14 km
    • Technical : Easy (Hiking Trail)
    • Fitness level : Medium

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Town

Moutier

Nestling in an imposing natural hollow, Moutier is known for its exceptional know-how in the field of machine tools and for its religious heritage.



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