With its central location, Egerkingen offers an ideal starting point for all kinds of outdoor activities along the Jura. Just a few minutes from the village centre, visitors will find a varied and idyllic local recreation area.
Walk and Grill
For those who like it cosy and sociable, Egerkingen offers various short hiking trails with spacious barbecue areas.
Experience the most beautiful panoramic hikes along the first Jura chain. On the way, hospitable mountain taverns invite you to culinary flights of fancy at a pleasant resting distance.
eBike to go
Enjoy the most beautiful side of the Jura on two wheels. The hotels in Egerkingen have a total of eleven e-bikes, which can be used free of charge by our guests!
For the very sporty, there are five signposted jogging routes around Egerkingen with different track lengths available.
3 trails, 46 geocaches, rather challenging path guidance, along the existing circular hiking trails, including the municipality's own barbecue sites.
Around 100 climbing routes await climbing enthusiasts, spread across the sectors called Alpenrose, Vagabund, Schlangenpfeiler, Totentanz, Cocoloco and Paladium. There ist something for everyone! There are super light, super short and a bit more demanding routes. The wall height can rise to about 30 meters, here and there sometimes with intermediate levels.
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Come see us in the Solothurn Jura and experience unforgettable excursions. Be our guest at the Nature Park Thal - with a group, your company, your school class, your association or your family. Discover this small paradise on your doorstep. Be inspired by browsing
the following pages. We have compiled some interesting group excursions for you.
Solarbob & Rope Park
The Solarbob run in Langenbruck offers more than 1000 m tobogganing fun set in natural countryside. Enjoy the fast-paced run on the world's only toboggan run with a lift powered by solar energy. The Solarbob run is open all year long. Please refer to the current information on the website as the operation is dependant on the weather.
Courageous athletes can demonstrate their climbing skills on different courses.
Wooden track Thal
On this adventure path you will learn more about the forest and the natural product of wood while experiencing them with head, heart and hand in an artistic and playful way. The installations by the artist Sammy Deichmann give you a new and fascinating insight into nature.
Panoramic map Thal
The trail guides you through the Klus from Balsthal to a real jewel: the
Nature Park Thal. Isolated Jura heights invite you to explore and
enjoy yourself. Precious cultural treasures are awaiting you in the museums and towns in
the Thal. Our special Nature Park tips for your excursions are marked for you with these symbols on the panoramic map.
Driving Range Härkingen
Driving Range Härkingen
On the Härkingen driving range, all golfing options are available, from putting on the very well maintained 9-hole green with natural grass to sand bunkers - a pitching and chipping area, mats, grass and covered tees. If it gets dark early, the course is illuminated.
Also the 19th hole is not missing. Hot and cold drinks are available.
Well-kept sanitary facilities.
It is possible to take golf lessons up to the course maturity test.
The course is open all year round.
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