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 trails in Ovronnaz (22 km)
Ski and swim. This combination is an absolute must in the thermal spa resort of Ovronnaz – as is cross-country skiing. For Ovronnaz has a 22-kilometre network of trails to enjoy. The three trails are prepared for both classic cross-country and skating. Young people up to the age of 16 can use the network free of charge. On Saturdays and Sundays in January and February, two people are available to introduce beginners to the sport of cross-country skiing. Also, every Tuesday evening the trail in the sports centre is floodlit.
Start: Centre Sportif
End: Centre Sportif
Length: 6 km
End: Prés du Patier
Length: 10 km