Whether you are after glistening powder snow or firm spring snow - the Lötschental outdoor sports region is a paradise for ski-tourers. Ski-tourers will find many opportunities to discover a magnificent winter landscape at their own pace in the Lötschental. First the ascent, then the reward - a feeling of limitless freedom.


Suggested tours

Click here to find and plan your back-country skiing tour at the Lötschental interactively. All the tours have detailed descriptions, tracks, altitude profiles and GPS track downlo...


Hints for ski-touring

Be guided safely by a state-certified qualified mountain guide or ski instructor - ski tours, Alpine ski tours and ski crossings are a special and unique experience.

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Our shopping tip

The Jungfrau Region Ski-Touring Map 264S - This 1:50,000 scale topographical map includes the ski tours in the Lötschental Valley, which are described in more detail in the SAC Tou...

The six rules

  • Plan your tour carefully
  • Ensure that you have a full set of appropriate equipment
  • Never embark on a tour alone
  • Inform friends, relatives, the mountain hut ...

Further information

Here you can download information on wildlife sanctuary zones and game preserves in the Lötschental.

Source: Departement für Volkswirtschaft, Energie und Raumentwicklung