routes

A snowshoe tour should not only be fun, but must also be safe and therefore planned with care. In cooperation with Schweiz Mobil , we offer you a selection of the best routes for every level of difficulty - selected exclusively for you by NANUQ.

Lehmen–Kronberg Trail (Appenzell)

From the very bottom to the very top, on the direct route to the Kronberg: snowshoe athletes in very good physical condition will find the challenge they are looking for here. This sunny route promises absolute peace and solitude. Arrived on the Kronberg, a huge panorama opens up to Lake Constance.

Difficulty: hard
Duration: 3.45h
Start: Weissbad
Destination: Kronberg↔6km| ↑740 ↓60

Mullern-Fronalp Trail (Glarus)

High above Lake Walen and far away from the hustle and bustle on wintry tracks along the Schabziger Höhenweg. The snowshoe hikers enjoy the view of the Linth plain and the Glarner mountain peaks.

Difficulty: medium
Duration: 2.25h
Start: Mollis
Destination: Mullern
↔ 5km| ↑320 ↓320

Niederurnertäli Trail (Glarus)

On this snowshoe tour you can enjoy the quiet of the wintry Niederurnertäli. The glacier valley attracts with its snow-covered alpine meadows, gnarled maple trees and wonderful views of the Glarnerland.

Difficulty: medium
Duration: 3.10h
Start: Niederurnen
Destination:
Morning Wood ↔ 6km| ↑380 ↓380

Brunni Trail (Bernese Oberland)

High above Lake Thun, the snowshoe trail leads from the Aeschiried sun terrace to the foot of the Morgenberghorn. The view of the impressive mountain scenery and the deep blue Lake Thun is unique.

Condition: difficult
Duration: 6.30h
Start: Aeschiried
Destination: Aeschiried
↔ 12km| ↑800 ↓800

Ober Altberg Trail (Schwyz)

On the sun terrace above Illgau, not far from the main town of Schwyz, a lovely landscape with gentle hills opens up. Since the secluded area exudes a special calm, it is very popular with snowshoe hikers and nature lovers.

Condition: difficult
Duration: 4.45h
Start: Illgau
Destination: St. Karl
↔ 9km| ↑560 ↓560

Biberegg-Herrenboden Trail (Canton Schwyz)

Bridges and views play the leading roles on this snowshoe hike. A special experience - without snowshoes for a moment - is the pedestrian suspension bridge in Sattel-Hochstuckli.

Condition: difficult
Duration: 5.15h

Start: Biberegg
Destination: Biberegg ↔ 10km| ↑640 ↓640

Arnisee Trail (Canton Uri)

On the trail from the idyllic Arnisee to Vorderarni, the view wanders into the Reusstal and beyond the mountain landscape. The path leads over easy terrain with small ascents and descents.

Condition: medium
Duration: 3.10
Start: Intschi
Destination:
Lake Arni ↔ 7km| ↑340 ↓340

Women's Quotes Trail Unterbäch (Upper Valais)

In 1957, the Unterbächer women were the first women in Switzerland to be allowed to vote - 14 years before the introduction of women's suffrage. The Women Quotes Trail is dedicated to the courage of these women. On the snowshoe tour from Brandalp to Unterbäch, you will come across various quotes from world-famous women.

Condition: easy
Duration: 1h50
Start: Unterbäch
Destination: Brand–Unterbäch
↔ 4km| ↑80 ↓440

Obergurnigel Trail (Canton of Bern)

The promising trail connects the Gurnigel Pass with the historic Gurnigelbad. The ridge hike to the Obere Gurnigel offers wonderful views towards the Bernese Oberland, the Mittelland and back to the Gantrisch chain.

Condition: medium
Duration: 2.40 hours
Start: Berghaus Gurnigel
Destination: Gurnigel Bad
↔ 7km| ↑110↓560

Riggisalp Trail (Canton of Friborg)

Although located in the foothills of the Alps, on the Riggisalp snowshoe tour you get the feeling of being in high alpine regions. The tour is framed by the two mighty Schwarzsee local mountains: Kaiseregg and Spitzfluh.

Condition: difficult
Duration: 2.20 hours
Start: Schwarzsee
Destination: Riggisalp
↔ 4km| ↑460↓30

Parcours d'Auta Chia (Canton of Friborg)

There are different chalets to discover during the tour: Les Féguelenets, La Guisolanda or La Grosse Raynauda. At Auta Chia, a breathtaking panorama over the Gruyère region and the Freiburg foothills awaits, before a pleasant descent into the forest.

Condition: difficult
Duration: 6.15h
Start: La Valsainte
Destination: La Valsainte
↔ 14km| ↑680↓680

Col du Mollendruz–Châtel course (Canton of Vaud)

At the summit of the Col du Mollendruz, this route starting from the Nordic Sport sports shop offers the opportunity to discover one of the most beautiful viewpoints in the Vaud Jura: Croix de Châtel at 1,432 meters above sea level.

Condition: medium
Duration: 3.35 hours
Start: Col du Mollendruz car parks
Destination: Col du Mollendruz
↔ 7km| ↑380↓380

Alp-Flix snowshoe trail (Canton of GraubĂĽnden)

This scenic snowshoe circular hike leads to Alp Flix, a raised moor of national importance. It offers peace and a wonderful view of the Piz Platta.

Condition: difficult
Duration: 3.40 hours
Start: Sur
Destination: Sur
↔ 7km| ↑460↓460

Höh Trail (Canton of Bern)

A great combination of a simple but scenic snowshoe hike: After climbing to the viewing point on the hill, the snowshoe hikers enjoy a panorama over the whole of Kandersteg and the mountain range of the UNESCO World Heritage Swiss Alps.

Condition: easy
Duration: 1.15h
Start: Höh train station
Goal: Height
↔ 2km| ↑160↓160

BĂĽhlberg Trail (Canton of Bern)

Leisurely snowshoe hike away from roads and slopes, through snow-covered mountain forests and over streams. This snow-sure trail leads from the BĂĽhlberg through a pristine winter landscape with a view of the Simmental mountain giants.

Condition: easy
Duration: 1.10h
Start: Lenk train station

Destination: Bühlberg ↔ 2km| ↑130↓130

Iffigfall Trail (Canton of Bern)

Lenkersee, Iffigbach and, as a highlight, the Iffigfall – water is king on this snowshoe hike. From Lenk you head towards the icy natural phenomenon under the eyes of the mighty Wildstrubel.

Condition: difficult
Duration: 4.40 hours
Start: steering
Destination: Iffigfall
↔ 11km| ↑360↓130

Jaunpass Trail (Canton of Bern)

A pass hike with a panoramic view: As you trudge through the diverse landscapes at the foot of the Bäderhorn, your view extends into the Niedersimmental and the Bernese Alps. Particularly impressive: the rugged points of the innkeepers.

Condition: medium
Duration: 3.15h
Start: Pass (Camping)
Destination: Jaunpass
↔ 8km| ↑240↓240

Grimmialp Trail (Canton of Bern)

At the very back in the Diemtigtal regional nature park, along small streams and through the home of the Waldmanndli Grimmimutz, around the pointed peaks of the Bernese Oberland. Ibexes jump in front of the telescope lens for the lucky person.

Condition: medium
Duration: 2.50 hours
Start: Schwenden
Destination: Senggiweid car park
↔ 5km| ↑360↓360

Hinterburgseeli Trail (Canton of Bern)

From Axalp, located high above Lake Brienz, along snow-covered wooden sculptures and through storm-tossed forests to the mystical Hinterburgseeli in a depression, surrounded by massive ledges of rock.

Condition: medium
Duration: 2.30 hours
Start: Axalp
Goal: Axalp
↔ 5km| ↑280↓280

Brunni Trail (Canton of Bern)

High above Lake Thun, the snowshoe trail leads from the Aeschiried sun terrace to the foot of the Morgenberghorn. The view of the impressive mountain backdrop and the deep blue Lake Thun is unique.

Condition: difficult
Duration: 6.30h
Start: Aeschiried

Destination: Aeschiried ↔ 12km| ↑800↓800

Parcours du Pré-de-l'Essert (Canton of Friborg)

This snowshoe circular hike is ideal for nature lovers who value peace and quiet. The route leads through a “wild” valley towards Reposoirs and Pré de L'Essert. Interesting buildings on the way: the La Valsainte charterhouse at the starting point and the highest farm in the canton of Friborg.

Condition: difficult
Duration: 4.0h
Start: La Valsainte
Destination: La Valsainte
↔ 12km| ↑420↓420

Parcours de la Monse (Canton of Friborg)

This snowshoe circular hike is ideal for nature lovers who appreciate the peace and quiet. The route leads through a "wild" valley towards Reposoirs and Pré de L'essert. Interesting buildings on the way: the Charterhouse La Valsainte at the starting point and the highest farm in the canton of Fribourg.

Condition: heavy
Duration: 4.0h
Start: La Valsainte
Finish: La Valsainte↔12km/ ↑420↓420