Trail runs in Switzerland


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The 10 Most Beautiful trail runs in Switzerland

Trail running · Switzerland
Alpsteinrunde von Brülisau zum Säntis über den Zwinglipass zurück nach Brülisau
recommended route Difficulty difficult
31.4 km
7:15 h
2,203 m
2,199 m
Die Alpsteinrunde beginnt in Brülisau und führt uns über den Schäfler bis zum Säntis. Von dort über den Lisengrat zum Rotsteinpass und weiter zum Zwinglipass. Von dort geht es wieder zurück nach Brülisau vorbei am Bollerwees.
Trail running · Disentis Sedrun
Lolenpass - Trail
recommended route Difficulty moderate
18.4 km
3:30 h
533 m
1,145 m
Ausgiebiges Trail-Running in mässigem Auf und Ab und mit Zwischenhalt in der Maighelshütte
Traumhaftes Panorama am Lej Alv
Trail running · Engadin St. Moritz
Trail running on the Corviglia
Premium content Difficulty moderate
8.7 km
2:00 h
75 m
280 m
Common loop for trail running beginners in front of the magnificent panorama of the Engadine mountains. 
Schritt für Schritt
Trail running · Kandersteg
Vista-Trail Höh
recommended route Difficulty easy
4.5 km
0:50 h
144 m
144 m
Climb Kandersteg's smallest mountain & enjoy its panorama.
You will reach the Matterhorn from an unusual angle on the last day.
Trail running · Valais
Via Valais Mountain Lodge Ze Seewjinu - Zermatt (Stage 9)
recommended route Difficulty difficult
26.8 km
5:45 h
1,123 m
1,807 m
The 27 kilometres of the last leg of the Via Valais take you on a magnificent single track to the foot of the Matterhorn, before arriving in the famous mountain town of Zermatt.
Trailrunning in der Bergwelt des Pizols
Trail running · Heidiland
Peter's medium trail
recommended route Difficulty moderate
11.5 km
2:36 h
861 m
861 m
The trail is ideal for training in the middle range and leads as a highlight to the viewpoint Garmil.
Alp Staz
Trail running · Engadin St. Moritz
Moor lakes of St. Moritz
recommended route Difficulty moderate
13.6 km
2:45 h
693 m
693 m
The area from Lej da Staz to Lej Marsch is a large moor area.
Trailrunner auf dem Grad zum Piz Mundaun
Trail running · Surselva
Trailrun: Vella – Triel – Hitzeggen – Piz Mundaun – Vella
recommended route Difficulty difficult
13.4 km
2:30 h
982 m
981 m
Die Aussicht reicht vom Berner Oberland bis ins Prättigau und vom Tessin bis ins Glarnerland. Der Trail führt vom Hitzeggen über den Grat zum Piz Mundaun und hinunter nach Vella.
Trail running · Scuol Samnaun Val Müstair
Guarda – Lai Blau – Alp Suot – Guarda
recommended route Difficulty difficult
16.3 km
3:35 h
1,029 m
1,032 m
«Upwards» is the motto on this intensive round tour. High above the roofs of Guarda, the route leads to the alpine mountain lake Lai Blau. Lush mountain meadows, alpine landscapes and dreamlike views guaranteed.
Trail running · Disentis Sedrun
Bostg - Trail
recommended route Difficulty difficult
14.3 km
3:00 h
836 m
189 m
Ausgedehnter Trail mit grandioser Aussicht und Talfahrt mit der Luftseilbahn
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Vista-Trail Sunnbüel by Conny
September 06, 2022 · Community
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When did you do this route? September 06, 2022
Photo: Conny Zorn, Community
Photo: Conny Zorn, Community
Photo: Conny Zorn, Community
Photo: Conny Zorn, Community
Photo: Conny Zorn, Community
Photo: Conny Zorn, Community
Photo: Conny Zorn, Community
Bollewees Brülisau by Michael
August 17, 2022 · Community
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