Snowshoe hike

Guided snowshoe hike in the ibex paradise Pontresina. With snowshoes from Pontresina to Alp Languard. At least 10 people group, daily,by favourable weather conditions.

Snowshoe hike from Pontresina to Alp Languard

We will meet at the mountain guide office in Pontresina. We start right from there and walk through the village to the top. After the last houses we put on our snowshoes. Along the Röntgenweg we zigzag up through the beautiful Swiss stone pine forest. With a bit of luck we will see one or the other animal, maybe we will even meet an ibex. As soon as we are above the wood limit, we will have a fantastic view of the Bernina massif. We climb even further and reach Alp Languard after about two hours. We eat our picnic and enjoy the panorama. The return descent takes us directly to Pontresina.

Good to know:

Meet point: 9am at Bergführerbüro Pontresina


  • Snowshoes
  • Walking sticks
  • Safety-Set (LSV, probe, Shovel)
  • Food for Picknick

The necessary equipment can be rented at the GoVertikal Shop for an extra charge!

Prerequisite: Ability to hike for 3-4 hours

The tour is organised by the Pontresina mountaineering school!


CHF 72 per person (valid for 10 persons or more, max. 9 persons per mountain guide).

Additional costs: rental material

Registration and further information via the reservation request form.

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  • Takes Place From December - April
  • Following Days daily
  • Duration Half day
  • Age 18 years and older
  • Inclusive Service Guided tour by professional hiking guide
  • Price CHF 72 per person