E-bike tour to the sheep
Join us on an e-bike ride up to see the black nose sheep grazing on the alpine meadows and find out lots of interesting facts about this endemic race of sheep. This provides the opportunity for the Julen family to introduce you to these fascinating animals.
When the weather is fine we will be out cutting hay in the alpine meadows from mid-June until mid-July 2018. Why not lend a hand with this age-old tradition in and around Zermatt, Täsch and Randa and experience the satisfaction of physical labour and the wonderful fragrances of Zermatt alpine hay.
Hike to the black nose sheep
Join us on a hike to the flock of the black nose sheep above the Stafelalp. By cable car we arrive at the mountain station Schwarzsee. After a short hike from Schwarzsee we reach the summer alp of the Julen’s black nose sheeps.
Swiss National Day
The official 1st August ceremony takes place in the morning at the idyllic location of Stellisee at 2'537 metres above sea level. A magnificent fireworks display takes place in the evening with a spectacular display by Zermatt’s mountain guides and firemen.
Cow Fighting «Reine du Cervin»
On Sunday, August 19th, you can experience the powerful scene of 70 Eringer cows battling against each other to establish hierachy in the herd.
Every year the shepherds of Zermatt celebrate the traditional Shepherd's Festival. This year the festival takes place the weekend from 7th to 10th September 2018. The shepherds will choose the most beautiful sheep: the Miss Zermatt.