Winter Activities


Ski in the Titlis, Jochpass and Brunni region on blue, red and black slopes at between 1000 and 3000 meters above sea level on 82 km of ski runs serviced by 24 lifts. If you would like to rent equipment, we’d be more than happy to assist and introduce you to our partners in the specialist sport shops.

Titlis and Jochpass

Superb runs and spectacular views. Titlis is a fantastic ski region with lots of varied runs for every level of skier. On the longest run (from Titlis to Engelberg), a difference in altitude of over 2000 metres is attained in 12 km.


The sunny side of Engelberg. A sunny, clearly laid out ski region that is ideal for beginners, families and groups.


Areas outside the marked and prepared runs are considered “free” snow sport terrain. These areas are neither signposted, inspected nor secured against alpine dangers. Information on the current snow, weather and avalanche situation is available at the freeride checkpoints, as well as on our homepage.

Outdoor Activities For Winter

Cross Country Skiing

More and more sportspersons are becoming increasingly interested in cross-country skiing and skating. Engelberg offers 25 km of cross-country ski runs on the valley floor, 10 km between Gerschnialp and Untertrübsee plus a
1 .5 km long floodlit night track by the ski jumping hill.

Winter Hiking

Engelberg has a network of winter hiking trails of approx. 49 km in length. The starting point for all routes is the Engelberg railway station right at our doorstep. We’d be more than happy to advise you as to which trails are open and assist you with your choice of route.

Engelberg’s snowshoe trails are an absolute must for those who wish to experience the pure white landscape in all its glory. We’d be more than happy to assist you with your choice of trail and advise you on their respec¬tive current condition. We can also help you with questions regarding equipment and organise guided tours.


  • Brunni sledge run (2.5 km from Brunnihütte to Ristis)
  • Gerschnialp sledge run (3.5 km from Gerschnialp to Engelberg), night sledging on Wednesdays
  • Fürenalp sledge run/winter hiking trail (1.2 km)
  • Sledges are either provided free of charge or can be rented at various locations.
Sledging at night
Sledging at night

Sport facilities

Sporting Park

Sporting Park Engelberg is the place to go for curling and ice stock sport. During the winter months, it also operates an outdoor ice rink. Please consult the summer activities for the complete programme.

Indoor swimming pool "Sonnenberg"

The Sonnenberg Indoor Pool has a 50 m outdoor pool and a 25 m indoor pool. Various courses such as Aqua-Gym and baby swimming are available daily.

Indoor swimming pool "Sonnenberg"
Indoor swimming pool "Sonnenberg"


“Loved it!”

Ended up in Engelberg on our Swiss road trip, checked out a few hotels and this one won! The room was very modern and clean. The bathtub was the highlight! Very relaxing. The staff were beyond friendly and helpful. Would stay here again in a heart beat!

“Great hotel”

This is a great hotel I stayed in the recently refurbish section. The room was large extremely well appointed very comfortable and had an amazing bathroom suite. The restaurant served a great breakfast and lunch, the service was excellent with friendly and helpful staff. The hotel has great views over the mountains and the village.
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