Beginner ski areas

In the beginner's areas in Engelberg your children or you can learn to ski in a relaxed environment and ideal terrain. In winter, the Engelberg ski schools offer daily courses in which you or your offspring can learn in group or private lessons depending on your level.

Klostermatte / Globis Winterland

The Klostermatte beginners' area is located right next to the valley station of the Brunni lift. It offers two ski lifts, a large magic carpet and a ski kindergarten. Parents can enjoy a good view of the wide slope and watch the hustle and bustle while younger siblings enjoy sledging. A gastronomic offer is also available with the family restaurant OX. Big comfort plus: With the ski bus or car you can get off directly at the entrance of the Kinderland.

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Yeti-Park Ristis

The Yeti Park is located directly behind the top station of the Engelberg-Ristis cable car. Two magic carpets and a rope lift provide for comfortable transport. Thanks to natural and artificial aids (wave trough lift, etc.) children can learn to ski with fun and in a playful way or simply enjoy sledging, sliding and romping around in the snow. The Ristis mountain lodge with its large sun terrace and a kiosk provide refreshment in between times.

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Brunni - Ristis

If you can safely ski down the Klostermatte on your skis, you will certainly have the ambition to climb the next level in your own skiing career. Your children and you will find perfect conditions on Brunni - the sunny slope of Engelberg. The cable car and then the chair lift take you to the Brunnihut, from where a beautiful slope, ideal for advanced beginners, leads down to Ristis.

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Gerschnialp / Untertrübsee/ Talabfahrt

It is a small paradise at the foot of the Titlis: the Gerschnialp. With the traditional funicular you can reach the small plateau at 1300 metres above Engelberg. For beginners the conditions here are just perfect. The clarity and the three ski lifts with easy slopes offer ideal conditions for families and beginners. Children with brothers and sisters can let off steam with sledging, winter hiking trails invite you to take long walks and with the Restaurant Ritz you will find a cosy restaurant for refreshments in between.

Advanced beginners will find easy, varied slopes with the combination of the downhill run, the Untertrübsee ski lift and the Älplerseil.

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The Bannalp region is a little insider tip in the Engelberg valley. It offers perfect conditions for beginners and families with 2 family-friendly ski lifts and 6 easy slopes. You could almost think the clocks tick a little slower up there. You notice it because the peace and quiet and the fantastic panorama let you ski down and recharge your batteries. The journey can be made from Engelberg via train and post bus or alternatively by car. Free parking is available at the valley station.

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Tickets & Rental

Would you like to buy a single, combined or multi-day ticket or are you looking for a competent ski rental? We have put together all the important information you need to plan your skiing holiday perfectly in advance.

Ski and snowboard schools

The Engelberg ski schools offer professional ski or snowboard lessons - individually tailored to your level of performance. If you would like to learn or improve your technique in cross-country skiing, telemark skiing, snowshoeing or freeriding, you will find the right course offers for you.

Online bookable ski experiences

Here you will find selected ski courses, workshops and experiences that you can book exclusively in Engelberg.