The Swiss Hiker

Hiking in Switzerland

The Swiss Hiker – Hiking & other Outdoor Sports

Welcome to our site! On this page you will find information about hiking, snowshoeing and other outdoor sports. Being outside in nature is good for body and mind and gives strength for everyday life.

I really started hiking in July 2013, when I set off from St. Gallen with the goal of reaching Geneva in individual day hikes. I reached the UN city two years later in July 2015 after 17 stages. Next I followed the Rhone from Vevey and further to Chur. After that, many more hikes were added. Among them, the Via Alpina, which I hiked for the most part in the summer of 2020.

In winter 2021 I tried snowshoeing for the first time and in winter 2022 ski touring and cross-country skiing. I have been skiing since I was a little girl. In the summer I also like cycling and inline skating.

During the first lockdown I started video editing for a club and had so mDuring the first Corona Lockdown, I started editing video for a club. I wanted to learn video editing for a long time before that, but never had an idea what I could edit. In winter 2021 I had the idea to create a YouTube channel about my hobby hiking. That’s how “The Swiss Hiker” was born. In the meantime I also created a Facebook and Instagram page for it. If you have any feedback or wishes, feel free to contact me.