The high Valais valleys and its frozen lakes make an ideal setting for cross-country skiing. The 1000 kilometres of immaculately groomed trails offer innumerable possibilities and perfect conditions for everyone, from sporting types to nonchalant amateurs. There is plenty of room for everyone. All skiers can pick their ideal pace – while enjoying the unrivalled views to the Valais mountain world. With its many sunny days and guaranteed snow conditions, the Valais has everything you need for a perfect day on cross-country skis. Head for the track!
Cross-country skiing in Crans-Montana (19,5km) and on Plaine Morte (8km)
Crans-Montana offers numerous possibilities to cross-country skiers, who’ll have the pleasure of sliding over a green which has turned white (the Golf Course piste, 7km) or heading to one of the lakes which are scattered around the resort (La Moubra, Etang Long). There are a total of 19.5 km of « classic » and « skating » trails. Enjoy also a 8km loop on the Plaine Morte’s glacier at 10'000 feet.
Start : Golf Severiano Ballestero
End : Golf Severiano Ballesteros
Length : 5 km
End : Moubra
Length : 8 km
Start : Glacier de la Plaine Morte
End : Glacier de la Plaine Morte