Cross-country skiing in Silvaplana

A total of 230 kilometres of perfectly groomed trails, guaranteed snow and legendary conditions: cross-country ski enthusiasts from all over the world find their very own dream trails here. If you just wish to glide through beautiful scenic landscape, if you’re revving up for the famous Engadin Ski Marathon or you want to push yourself on the racing track, there is no doubt: in the Engadin, you are always on the right track!

Is ambition your middle name? Then don’t hesitate to sign up for the legendary 42 kilometer Engadin Ski marathon. The largest cross-country event in Switzerland will bring you together with thousands of other passionate cross-country skiers.

Trail report

Check out which trails are open on the trail report. A total amount of 230 kilometers of trails are available in the Upper Engadin. Due to high altitude and the snow making facilities, the Engadin region is considered snow-sure, therefore ensuring perfect conditions for all cross-country fans.

A detailed trail map can be picked up at the tourist information at the i Lounge 3303 on Via dal Farrer 2 in Silvaplana. For an overview of all trails in the Engadin, click here.

Buy a trail pass

The trails are kept in perfect condition by tireless maintenance staff, who prepare and groom the 230 kilometers of trails early in the morning or late at night. The maintenance is supported by the purchase of a ski pass. We therefore ask locals and visitors alike to make a financial contribution towards maintaining these trails.

Would you like to purchase a day pass or a week pass for the trails? Buy your trail pass online or at one of our sales points.


You can obtain lessons in classic style or skating at Daniel Sandoz’ cross-country school. Passionate about their sport, the instructors will show you how to glide effortlessly on narrow skis.

For further information or registration contact Daniel Sandoz at oder +41 81 828 94 38.

Rental Equipment

Do you want to test the newest material, rent or buy new equipment? Skiservice Corvatsch is at your service.

If you are looking for a cross-country specialist in the Engadin, pay a visit to Fähndrich Sportin Pontresina. They have years of competition experience and can surely help in answering any of your specific questions.

Cross-country events

The Engadin Skimarathon takes place yearly on the second Sunday in March. The 42 kilometer course runs from Maloja to S-chanf, the half-marathon ends in Pontresina. The LA SFIDA is a great opportunity for the recreational cross-country skiers out there to try their strength in a multiple stage race.La Diagonela is a cross-country race in classical technique style.

Company challenge "Firmen laufen lang"

Have you ever heard of the event “bike to work”? For the second time in a row, Graubünden is hosting the company challenge «Firmen laufen lang» – trading two wheels for cross-country skis. From November 28, 2019 until March 22, 2020, cross-country teams of all levels will collect as many kilometers as possible skiing along the trails of Graubünden.
Find more information about registration to the company event here.

Cross-country packages, Events, Hotels & Restaurants

Are you looking for a good restaurant or a place to fuel up your strength before heading off to the next trail, a package deal or suitable accommodation for your stay in Silvaplana? You can find our deals and packages, venues und events for your cross-country skiing holiday in the Engadin.