Is cross-country skiing your thing? Then discover our perfectly prepared network of cross-country ski trails that run along past the picturesque Lötschental villages to the Fafleralp. There are 24 km of classic or skating style cross-country trails to choose from to challenge you. Irrespective of whether you are an ambitious athlete or a leisure-skier, you will find a wide variety of trails to choose from in the Lötschental.
Our tip for guests! Every Tuesday, Thursday and Friday you can ski the circuits in Blatten at night from 6.00pm - 9.00pm. Wednesday and Saturday form 7.00 - 9.00 the circuits in Kippel are open.
Cross-country Ski Information
|Classic cross-country||24 km|
|Skating trail||24 km|
|Kippel night trail:
Wednesday and Saturday
(illuminated 19.00 p.m till 21.00 p.m.)
Blatten night trail:
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
(illuminated 18.00 p.m till 21.00 p.m.)
|Kippel - Wiler trail||1.5 km|
|Wiler village trail||3.5 km|
|Blatten village trail||3.5 km|
|Blatten - Fafleralp trail(return)||10.0 km|
|Wiler - Blatten trail||4.0 km|
|Telephone||+41 (0)27 - 938 88 88|
|Answer phone||+41 (0)27 - 938 89 98|
Prices Cross-country ski passes 2016/2017
|Lötschental season pass||CHF 50.00|
|Regional pass (Kandersteg -
|Swiss cross-country ski pass||CHF 140.00|
|Day pass||CHF 8.00|
|Weekly pass||CHF 40.00|
Visitors can purchase a cross-country ski pass from the Lötschental Tourist Information Office, from hotels, restaurants, Cecil's Loipen-Stube in Blatten.
All-inclusive cross-country active day
Interested in trying cross-country skiing but don't have the kit? No problem - for CHF 42.00 you can have a day's cross-country skiing in the Lötschental, kitted out with top equipment.
The offer includes:
- Hire of cross-country ski equipment (classic)
- A one-day cross-country day pass for the Lötschental
- A hot non-alcoholic drink in a restaurant of your choice
The cross-country active day is also available with skating style equipment for CHF 52.00.
Cross-country under the full moon
Romantic cross-country skiing in the moonlight on the night trail in Kippel and then rest your weary legs over a hot drink in a restaurant of your choice.
Our CHF 9.00 special offer includes:
- A one-day cross-country ski pass for the Lötschental
- A hot drink in a restaurant of your choice in Kippel
This offer is available from the Lötschental Tourist Information Office or Kily Sport in Wiler. Pop in and experience magical cross-country moments in the Lötschental.
Would you like to start with cross-country skiing or to improve your technique? You can learn cross-country skiing in different groups depending on skill and technique (classical or skating).
This association for cross-country skiing in the Lötschental:
- Works towards preparing the tracks as best as possible
- Represents all cross-country skiers that purchase a cross-country pass in the Lötschental.
Become a member of the association! Donations from active and passive members make a major contribution to the preparation of cross-country tracks in the Lötschental (register with the Supporters of Cross-country Skiing in the Lötschental, c/o Lötschental Tourist Information Office).