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Cross-country ski trails in Valais


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For those who enjoy an active vacation, we have lots of suggestions in Valais. 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 Valais

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.
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.
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.
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.
Early practice ...
Cross-Country Skiing · Goms
FIS / Rennloipe
recommended route Difficulty difficult
4.1 km
1:25 h
43 m
57 m
To run like a professional cross-country skier is what you can do on the about four kilometre FIS race track near Ulrichen. Ambitious runners get a whiff of racing air here.
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.
Hundeloipe im Obergoms - Pfotenabdrücke willkommen
Cross-Country Skiing · Goms
Hundeloipe Oberwald - Obergesteln
recommended route Difficulty moderate
4.3 km
0:50 h
28 m
17 m
Paw prints welcome! Between Oberwald and Obergesteln, the four-legged friends can pursue their urge to move, while their mistress and master run well on the track next door.
Waldloipe in der Oberwalder Piische
Cross-Country Skiing · Goms
Waldloipe Oberwald
recommended route Difficulty moderate
5.3 km
1:10 h
32 m
32 m
The Waldloipe is a Nordic looking cross-country trail in the wildly romantic Pischäwald. The starting and finishing point of this more than five-kilometre-long circular cross-country piste is in Oberwald.
Cross-country skiing in Täsch
Cross-Country Skiing · Switzerland
Täsch Cross-Country Ski Trail
recommended route Difficulty easy closed
10.1 km
1:00 h
0 m
11 m
The trail between Täsch and Randa is hugely popular with fans of both classic and skate skiers. There is plenty of varying terrain to discover in the well-groomed Matterhorn trail area.
Loipe Blatten - Fafleralp
Cross-Country Skiing · Lötschental
Blatten - Fafleralp
recommended route Difficulty moderate
10.3 km
3:00 h
350 m
350 m
Wonderful cross-country trail from Blatten to the Fafleralp right through the UNESCO World Heritage Site.
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Blatten - Fafleralp by Annina
January 08, 2020 · Community
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Wiler Village Cross-Country Skiing Trail by Däneler
December 28, 2019 · Community
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