Cross-country ski trails in Switzerland


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For those who enjoy an active vacation, we have lots of suggestions in Switzerland. Use our Travel Guide as a source of inspiration for planning your next adventure and browse through descriptions and route details of the most beautiful cross-country ski trails.
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The 10 Most Beautiful cross-country ski trails in Switzerland

Loipe Kalthof-Wiliberg
Cross-country skiing · Switzerland
Loipe Kalthof-Wiliberg
recommended route Difficulty moderate
6.8 km
1:31 h
110 m
110 m
Die abwechslungsreiche, leicht coupierte Runde über das Hochplateau wartet mit einer Aussicht auf die Alpen und die Juraketten auf.
Langlaufen auf dem Weissenstein.
Cross-country skiing · Solothurn
recommended route Difficulty easy
4.1 km
1:15 h
54 m
54 m
Auf dem Solothurner Hausberg Weissenstein geniesst man das Langlaufen, ob klassisch oder skating, mit einer grandiosen Aussicht über das Aaretal bis weit zur Alpenkette.
Langlaufloipe Simplonpass
Cross-country skiing · Valais
Langlaufloipe Simplon
recommended route Difficulty easy closed
1.8 km
0:30 h
18 m
18 m
In a paradisiacal snowy landscape, the Simplon Pass offers you a cross-country trail prepared in classic and skating style. The historic pass crossing is also open in winter and is an ideal recreation area with plenty of snow.
Langlauf Talloipe Engelberg
Cross-country skiing · Engelberg
Cross-country Engelberg Half Marathon Distance 21 KM
recommended route Difficulty difficult
21.2 km
2:00 h
172 m
171 m
This suggested route is a half-marathon distance of a good 21 kilometres and is suitable as a training route, for example, in preparation for the Engadine Ski Marathon.
Signalized heart track is without big gradient
Cross-country skiing · Goms
Herz-Loipe Obergesteln - Geschinen
recommended route Difficulty easy
5.2 km
1:00 h
3 m
14 m
"If the cross-country ski trail makes your heart beat faster, that's just what we want! The signposted heart trail is particularly suitable for heart patients and cross-country ski beginners.
Hangloipe between Ulrichen and Geschinen
Cross-country skiing · Goms
Hangloipe Oberwald - Niederwald
recommended route Difficulty moderate
21.5 km
4:15 h
5 m
131 m
The sporty slope runs from Oberwald to Niederwald. It has gentle gradients and shallow descents and is particularly suitable for ambitious runners.
Cross-country skiing in the warm evening light
Cross-country skiing · Goms
Rottenloipe Oberwald - Niederwald
recommended route Difficulty easy
19.6 km
3:00 h
34 m
155 m
The Rottenloipe leads over 26 kilometres of pistes from Oberwald to Niederwald. The ideal cross-country trail for everyone to enjoy the enchanting Gommer winter landscape.
Cross-country skiing · Goms
Int. Gommerlauf Skimarathon
recommended route Difficulty difficult
42.6 km
6:00 h
105 m
102 m
42 kilometres of pure racing pleasure are the highlight of the International Gommerlauf. The marathon connects all the villages in Obergoms and is also a great challenge for ambitious cross-country skiers.
here is paradise!
Cross-country skiing · Jura Mountains
LA VATTAY : red track "Les Sonnailleys"
recommended route Difficulty moderate
11.2 km
2:50 h
121 m
107 m
The Monts Jura LA VATTAY site is entirely dedicated to Nordic skiing with its 120 km of runs. You will be able to practice skating or alternative skiing as you wish.
Demanding training course
Cross-country skiing · Goms
Trainingsloipe Obergoms
recommended route Difficulty difficult
5.9 km
1:20 h
50 m
71 m
Three different training tracks are available for ambitious cross-country skiers in Obergoms: All with the aim of promoting personal fitness and condition to a maximum.
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January 16, 2022 · Community
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