Hiking in Goms. 

Switzerland's hiking paradise.

Enchanting hiking trails in the Valais Alps

With its marked hiking and trekking trails, Goms is a paradise for outdoor enthusiasts. Between 1200 and 3000 meters above sea level you can chose from a wide selection of trails. How about pass crossings, alpine mountain tours, hiking along traditional mountain villages or a long walk with the kids or your dog? This and much more awaits you on our over 400 kilometers of marked hiking trails. Enjoy your hiking vacation in the high valley of Goms.



Hiking routes

Summer Report

Get the latest information on the hiking trails in Goms with our summer sports report.


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Gommer Höhenweg

The Gommer Höhenweg leads along the sunny side of the high valley Goms. Due to its location high above the Goms villages, the hike guarantees views over the entire valley. The trail leads through the fascinating and authentic natural and cultural landscape of the Goms. The trail promises maximum hiking pleasure on beautiful paths, through larch forests and across wide alpine meadows.

Stoneman Glaciara Hike

The Stoneman Glaciara has become an indispensable part of the bike scene and is - quite rightly - often described as a 5-star mountain bike experience. The offer is now extended by the Stoneman Glaciara Hike, an exclusive adventure for hikers and trail runners. On the 65-kilometre route through the Jungfrau-Aletsch UNESCO region, you can take on a new sporting challenge this summer.



Theme trails

On our theme trails you will get an insight into the life, culture and nature of the Goms. Enjoy the nature and learn interesting facts.


Suspension bridges in Aletsch Goms

5 bridges and 1 common goal: adventure on airy paths - hiking with excitement and increased adrenaline. Discover the big suspension bridges Belalp - Riederalp, Aspi-Titter, the Goms-Bridge and the small Massa near Bitsch and the Bodmer-Bridge.


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Gommer Pass Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn

When you are traveling in the Goms, you can leave your car behind. The Gommer Pass and the Sport Ticket Goms of the Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn entitles the holder to free travel in summer and winter on the route between Oberwald and Fiesch Feriendorf in 2nd class during the period of validity.


Mountain and hiking guides

You want to do a guided mountain tour or a guided hike? Our local mountain and hiking guides will be happy to accompany you on your trip.

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