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Skiing areas in Engelberg

Obwalden, Switzerland

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For those who enjoy an active vacation, we have lots of suggestions in Engelberg. 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 skiing areas.
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The most beautiful ski slopes in Engelberg

Freeride am Laub
Backcountry Skiing · Engelberg
From the foliage to the Gerschnialp gondola
Premium content Difficulty moderate
1
4.1 km
1:30 h
28 m
1,214 m
The foliage is the well-known deep-snow descent from the Stand to the Geschnialp.
Galtigletscher
Backcountry Skiing · Engelberg
Galtiberg
recommended route Difficulty difficult
1
8 km
0:35 h
2 m
1,960 m
The Galtiberg Freeride run is part of the BIG 5 of Engelberg and is considered the king's run due to its length.
Backcountry Skiing · Engelberg
Steinberg
recommended route Difficulty moderate
1
4.5 km
0:15 h
0 m
1,275 m
The Steinberg freeride run leads over the glacier and is one of the BIG 5 of Engelberg.
Backcountry Skiing · Engelberg
Laub
recommended route
1
3.2 km
0:09 h
1 m
1,194 m
The Laub, the classic among the freeride runs, captivates by its width and belongs to the famous BIG 5 in Engelberg.
Oberer vergletscherter Teil der Variante
Backcountry Skiing · Switzerland
"Steinberg" - Variante in Engelberg
recommended route Difficulty moderate
2
3.9 km
0:13 h
5 m
1,252 m
Backcountry Skiing · Switzerland
Titlis Freeriden
recommended route Difficulty moderate
4.6 km
0:24 h
0 m
783 m
Für Freerider ist Engelberg das Hawaii der Wellenreiter. Die  "BIG 5" wartern auf Euch.
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The Big 5 Engelberg-Titlis

Galtiberg, Laub, Steinberg, Steintäli und Sulz

Avalanche report

Find out about the current avalanche situation here. At the Brunni valley station or Titlis valley station there is an avalanche checkpoint with the current avalanche bulletin. Other checkpoints are located in the area such as on Trübsee at the Jochpass chairlift and at the Stand station. 

Avalanche equipment

Note when you go off-piste also have the necessary equipment with you. As soon as you leave the marked piste, you need an avalanche transceiver (avalanche transceiver), avalanche shovel, avalanche probe. You can also rent these items of equipment locally in sports shops. 

Mountain Guide

Mit einem Bergführer auf den besten Abfahrten in Engelberg und der Region unterwegs. Bei Engelberg Mountain Guides kannst du verschiedene Angebote wie Lawinenkurse, Skitourenkurse oder Freeridetouren buchen. 

Freeriden in Engelberg-Titlis

Live the Moment: Johan Jonsson in Engelberg
Video: Blizzard Tecnica

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Steinberg by Stefan
June 08, 2021 · Community
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"Steinberg" - Variante in Engelberg by Stefan
June 08, 2021 · Community
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Laub by Stefan
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