Skyrunning camp

Engelberg

Join for a weekend with epic trails in Engelberg, get inspired by surrounding nature and experience the beauty of the mountains. On this running event we take groups up to 10 people per guide.

We run during the days and spend the evenings and nights at comfortably Hotel in the center of Engelberg.

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Program

DAY 1

Flight to Zürich Airport. Welcome drink and guide meeting with pre-info about the upcoming days. Overnight stay at Hotel.

DAY 2

High trail Fürenalp. We start directly outside the hotel entrance, a good warmup path takes us up to the farm “Ober Zieblen” at 1630m altitude. Up here we take a break and stretch out our bodys. The run continues east on the undulating paths with stunning panoramic views over Titlis North face. We pass another farm, “Dagenstal” before we reaching Fürenalp at 1820m altitude. At Fürenalp mountain restaurant we enjoy our well deserved lunch before continuing down towards Surenental, a lonely valley surrounded by beautiful mountains. On the way back down to Engelberg we pass “Stäfeli” and “Alpenrösti”, two farmhouses that offer local produced cheese. Excellent opportunity to purchase some local delicacies. After proper stretching and a shower we rest us up with “after-run” at Hotel lounge bar before dinner.

DAY 3

Running up to Rugghubelhütte 2290m. Up here, we eat classic three-course dinner and absorb Swiss mountain hut culture. The view from here over the village of Engelberg is magnificent and the sunset is breathtaking. After dinner, we run with the help of our headlamps back down to Engelberg.

DAY 4

Trailrunning under Titlis North face in the morning. We eat lunch at Restaurant Wasserfall and share the impressions from the weekend together. Checking out of the hotel and train back to Zürich airport.

The program is preliminary and may change depending on group ambitions and weather conditions.

We are happy to arrange Skyrunning camp in Engelberg every weekend in September and October.

Next event: 8-11/9 Skyrunning Weekend Engelberg

Check if we have this activity already planned in the booking calendar, if not make a request and we will get back to you soon.

LEVEL REQUIRED

We aim to run and experience the mountains together. Those who run regularly and like hilly terrain with lots of up and downs are welcome. We leave the stopwatches and race nerves at home.

Group size

We run up to 10 people per guide.

LENGTH

From Thursday evening to Sunday afternoon.

PERIOD

Every weekend in September and October

ASSURANCE

The client needs a travel and accident insurance for the implementation of this activity.

PRICE

500CHF/person

Including

Three nights in double room with half board at Hotel. Coaching and guiding from Thursday to Sunday.

Not included

Lunch and drinks. Travel to Engelberg.

Skyrunning camp EQUIPMENT LIST

The equipment list may change due weather conditions and time of year. The guide will provide safety equipment if necessary (harnesses, rope etc).

  • Running backpack
  • Headlamp
  • Warm hat & sunhat
  • Warm jacket
  • Underlayer, mid layer, extra socks
  • Jacket (wind and waterproof)

  • Thin gloves
  • Water 2 liter
  • Snacks, Bars and lunchpack
  • Blister kit: Including Compeed blister plasters and elastoplast or similar
  • Sunscreen