C Hike to Alpe Nova with Sura Kees cheese tasting © Stefan Kothner / Montafon Tourismus GmbH, Schruns
01 Hike to Mittelberg mountain pasture dairy in Kleinwalsertal
Cheesy nonsense? This guided hike in the Kleinwalsertal valley certainly isn’t! From late May to early November, you can follow the cheese trail every Wednesday at 2pm. On this three-hour hike, you can watch trained dairyman Gerhard Hilbrand at work at Mittelalp alpine farm. Tasting included!
02 Culinary Hike to Alpe Nova in the Montafon
From June to September the guided tour starts every Monday from the Garfrescha mountain station in the Montafon valley. The panoramic trail takes you to the idyllic Alpe Nova pasture in around 5.5 hours. There, married dairy workers Andrea and Andreas will tell you some interesting facts about the production of traditional Sura Kees (sour cheese) and life on the mountain pasture. Don’t miss a taste of the Montafon Sura Kees!
03 Panoramic hike with cheese tasting in the Montafon
From July to September during this guided hike cheese lovers get an insight into alpine life on the Innerkapellalpe every Thursday. In addition to interesting information from the everyday life of a dairyman, participants can also expect a cheese tasting as part of the approx. 4.5 hour hike.
04 Cheese trail in Eichenberg
As you hike the approximately 8km long cheese trail in Eichenberg , informative panels tell you all you need to know about cheese and its relationships with agriculture, landscape, soil, climate and history. You can hike without a guide and enjoy views of the international Lake Constance , tasting local products at serviced huts and small farm shops.
05 Long-distance hike – the cheese trail in Bregenzerwald
How is this Bregenzerwald cheese made and what does it taste like? Track down the answers on this three-day hike in the Bregenzerwald region. The cheese trail will take you to alpine pastures and dairies where you can try Bregenzerwald cheese specialities to your heart’s content . Your luggage will be taken from hotel to hotel for you.