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Walking and snowshoeing

A walking mecca – summer and winter. Discover the loveliest winter walks.

We recommend you to book a guide for the excursion in the snow, who knows the area and also the dangers.


In the winter sport area Wirzweli you can expect more than 30 km of signposted snowshoe trails in different difficulty levels and distances.

Rental Snowshoes
Snowshoes can be rented at the valley station of the Dallenwil-Wirzweli cable car, +41 41 628 23 94.


In Maria Rickenbach you will find well signposted and avalanche safe snowshoe routes in different distances. If you don't want to go on your own, you can join a guided snowshoe hike (german only).

Rental Snowshoes
Snowshoes can be rented at the valley station of the Dallenwil-Niederrickenbach cable car, +41 41 628 17 35.


In the nature paradise on the Bannalp above Oberrickenbach there is a marked snowshoe trail. The winter season usually lasts from mid-December to the end of March.

Rental Snowshoes
Snowshoes can be rented at the valley station of the Fell-Chrüzhütte (Bannalp) cable car, +41 41 628 16 33.

Region Klewenalp-Vierwaldstättersee

In the Klewenalp-Vierwaldstättersee region, non-skiers will also get their money's worth. Through the romantic and snow-covered winter landscapes of Klewenalp-Stockhütte and Niederbauen you could hike along well-pathed paths.

Rental Snowshoes
Snowshoes could be rented at the following rental stations:

  • Mountain station Klewenalp-Bahn, arena Sport,  +41 41 620 03 16
  • Valley station Emmetten-Stockhütte, arena Sport, +41 41 620 34 89
  • Valley station Niederbauen, +41 41 620 33 40
Type of Winter Activity