Hiking

Chemin du Jura bernois

Stage 1: Moutier – Sornetan

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  • Length
    • 17 km
    Length
  • Ascents | Descents
    • 880 m | 540 m
    Ascents | Descents
  • Duration
    • 5 h 10
    Duration
  • Technical | Fitness level
    • Easy | Medium
    Technical | Fitness level

Nº 91 Chemin du Jura bernois

Stage 1: Moutier – Sornetan

On the Moron ridge stands the Tour de Moron, designed by Mario Botta and built by 700 apprentice bricklayers and stonemasons in 2004. A 30-metre-high vantage tower giving views over the Alpine foothills to the high Alps.

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Characteristics
Characteristics
  • City start
    • Moutier
    City end
    • Sornetan
    Height Difference
    • 880 m
    Height Difference Back
    • 540 m
    Hiking Time
    • 5 h 10
    Hiking Time Back
    • 4 h 45
    Technical requirements
    • Easy (Hiking Trail)
    Physical requirements
    • Medium
Stages
Stages
  • Stage 1
    • Moutier - Sornetan
    • Duration : 5 h 10
    • Length : 17 km
    • Technical : Easy (Hiking Trail)
    • Fitness level : Medium
  • Stage 2
    • Sornetan - Tramelan
    • Duration : 4 h 0
    • Length : 14 km
    • Technical : Easy (Hiking Trail)
    • Fitness level : Medium
  • Stage 3
    • Tramelan - St-Imier
    • Duration : 4 h 0
    • Length : 15 km
    • Technical : Easy (Hiking Trail)
    • Fitness level : Medium
  • Stage 4
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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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Moutier