Zurich Running Guide

Switzerland

Runners of all types rave about running in Zurich: for those who prefer the road, there are ample stretches of traffic-free pavement, and for trail runners, there’s a wide variety of forest and trail running routes to be had. While courses are usually hilly, you’ll find flat stretches along the Sihl river or around the lake. Fresh air will keep you invigorated as you take in the stunning scenery on your run.

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Top Running Routes in Zurich

  1. Fesenegg

    • Distance 8.4 mi
    • Elevation 1,737 ft

  2. Uetliberg Mountain

    • Distance 7.1 mi
    • Elevation 2,092 ft

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  4. Sihi RIver Short Route

    • Distance 4.4 mi
    • Elevation 170 ft

  5. Horgenberg

    • Distance 9.7 mi
    • Elevation 1,003 ft

  6. Uetliberg

    • Distance 4.1 mi
    • Elevation 1,540 ft

  7. Finnenbahn

    • Distance 0.4 mi
    • Elevation 23 ft

  8. Lake Zurich

    • Distance 6.1 mi
    • Elevation 404 ft

  9. Greifensee

    • Distance 11.0 mi
    • Elevation 437 ft