As the largest ski resort in Central Switzerland, Engelberg has plenty of slopes for both experienced and inexperienced skiers and snowboarders, as well as a wide range of off-piste attractions.
Summer & Winter
Hiking- & Snowshoetours
There are two snowshoe trails in the Brunni region on the sunny side of Engelberg. Our two trails with a longitude of about 6 km are inmidst untouched countryside and lead through Wildlife sanctuary zones. You will find animals and it will be an unforgettable experience.
Off the beaten track. The trail starts at Restaurant Ristis (1600 m.a.s.l.) in eastern direction over Ried. A lookout awaits you with a breathtaking view to the snow-covered Hahnen. Further on, in direction to Ruchweg back to the starting point. The snowshoetrail is slightly hilly, but not too steep. It leads through our wonderful winter landscape, past Wildlife sanctuary zones.
ca. 1 hour 30 min.
Explore with snowshoes on your feet the Brunni area in wintertime, breath fresh alpine air and enjoy breathtaking views. This trail also starts at Restaurant Ristis, you walk west of the valley station from the chairlift along the street. After about 1 km it goes uphill, once at the highest point, you will enjoy the view to Engelberg. After that, it goes slowly downhill through the forest back to the starting point. On this trail there are several altitude differences to get over. This trail is slightly more difficult than the Riedalp-Trail