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Eichhornchenweg

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Fun little walk in the woods

Not as many squirrels as in brochures but there was an awesome playground which the kids thoroughly... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
c1sarena
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Brooklyn, New York
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Lovely walk

Lovely walk through the woods, which is accessible to all, with a natural play area roughly half... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
Ninjacat007
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London
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On the well-known Squirrel Path, your children can not only feed the cute little animals but also solve a riddle on the information panels. The path begins near the hotel BelArosa at the crossing on Tomeli Strasse (in front of the Waldhotel...more
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| CH-7050 Arosa, Arosa 7050, Switzerland
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Reviewed 14 September 2018

Silly signs about squirrels and bears are placed along the way but, strangely, at such a height that you would have to lift children up to be able to read them. The entrance from town, near the railroad station, is very unappealing, if you can...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Not as many squirrels as in brochures but there was an awesome playground which the kids thoroughly enjoyed!

Thank c1sarena
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Lovely walk through the woods, which is accessible to all, with a natural play area roughly half way along for the kiddies. The hotel Hof Maran is a lovely place for a drink or meal either at the start or end of the walk. Our...More

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Reviewed 3 August 2018

We did not really know what to expect, but this short walk was really nice. To see all those cute animals.

Thank Michel_Bolle
Reviewed 27 July 2018

This comfortable low stress hike in the forest above Arosa has a series of humorous placards describing the adventures of Erich Eichornchen , a squirrel being educated by his uncle. The walk is well worth your time--but be ready to be greeted up close be...More

Thank hikerfellow
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Our favorite walk in Arosa. Although it was icy-cold, the Squirrels were waiting for us. AND the birds. they sometimes scare the squirrels and eat their food! We took it twice and promised each other to never miss it again while in Arosa!

1  Thank SVPviolin
Reviewed 15 December 2017

Eichhörnchen are squirrels. The Eichhörnchenweg is a short walk leading through the forest between Prätschli and the center of Arosa. I did it in winter, when the pine trees were full of snow. Very romantic. The path is also good for children, because there are...More

Thank Petra P
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We came for a walk to the so called "Squirrel Trail" in Arosa. Our 10-year old daughter and we were fascinated about the behaviour of the squirrels and the wonderful birds. We bought some nuts upfront and after a while on the trail we were...More

2  Thank FrankGeisler
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

If you like animals, this is the place to visit in Arosa. It is easy walk path well marked with pictures of squirrels. Take some nuts with you and you will have all the fun interacting with friendly squirrels.

Thank maluch_zuri
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

If you stay at Arosa for a couple of days you have to visit the Eichhörnchenweg. There a numerous squirrels that are quite friendly - dont forget to bring nuts and feed them.

Thank Reto B
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