Trail Running Calendar Switzerland 2024-2025

Switzerland is a paradise for trail running enthusiasts, and the trail running calendar for 2024-2025 is packed with breathtaking events. In Zurich, you will find a variety of trails that lead through picturesque landscapes and the nearby Alps, ideal for runners looking for a challenge. Geneva, with its idyllic routes along Lake Geneva, offers excellent opportunities for both beginners and advanced runners to test their endurance.

In Basel, you can discover historical trails that take you through the cultural heart of Switzerland, while Bern’s hilly paths lead you through some of the most breathtaking natural landscapes of the capital. Lausanne, known for its dynamic trail running scene, offers unique routes with views of the beautiful Lake Geneva and the surrounding vineyards. Not to be forgotten is Lucerne, which, with its panoramic paths around Lake Lucerne, is highly popular among both local and international runners.

The Gornergrat Zermatt Marathon will take place in Zermatt on Saturday 6 July 2024. You can run between 21 and 45 kilometers.

The Eiger Ultra-Trail by Utmb will take place in Grindelwald from Wednesday 17 July 2024 to Saturday 20 July 2024. You can run between 15 and 250 kilometers.

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The Engadin Ultra Trail will take place in Zuoz from Friday 19 July 2024 to Saturday 20 July 2024. You can run between 16 and 102 kilometers.

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The Crossing Switzerland will take place in Montreux from Saturday 20 July 2024 to Saturday 27 July 2024. You can run between 7 and 396 kilometers.

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The Montreux Trail Festival will take place in Montreux from Friday 26 July 2024 to Sunday 28 July 2024. You can run between 7 and 168 kilometers.

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The Davos X-Trails is an annual trail run event that takes place in Davos, Switzerland. There are various routes to choose from, including the Diamond Run with 67.6 km, the Gold Run with 42.7 km, the Silver Run with 23.6 km, the Bronze Run with 9.3 km, and the Kids Run with 0.3-1.6 km. The routes pa..

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August 2024

The Gondo Marathon will take place in Ried-Brig from Saturday 3 August 2024 to Sunday 4 August 2024. You can run between 28 and 84 kilometers.

The Madrisa Trail Klosters offers spectacular trail running amidst the breathtaking natural backdrop of the Swiss canton of Graubünden. With various route lengths (T54, T33, T24, T11) and up to 90% trail content, there is something for every trail running enthusiast. The routes are technically deman..

The St. Moritz Running Festival will take place in Sankt Moritz from Saturday 10 August 2024 to Sunday 11 August 2024. You can run between 6 and 25 kilometers.

The Swiss Alps 100 trail race offers breathtaking views of the famous Swiss Alps mountains and is part of the UNESCO World Heritage. The race includes distances of 50km, 100km, and 160km, with each overall male/female first-place finisher receiving a COROS PACE 3 Sport GPS Watch. The event is commit..

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The Glacier 3000 Run will take place in Gstaad on Saturday 10 August 2024. You can run between 26 and 26 kilometers.

The SuperTrail du Barlatay will take place in L'Étivaz on Saturday 17 August 2024. You can run between 15 and 74 kilometers.

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The SwissPeaks Trail is a legendary ultra-trail of 360 km offering incredible views of the highest peaks of Valais and Lake Geneva. It features six trail courses ranging from 21 to 360 kilometers, suitable for all levels. The event takes place from August 26 to September 8, 2024, providing a perfect..

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September 2024

The Ultra Tour Monte Rosa will take place in Grächen from Wednesday 4 September 2024 to Saturday 7 September 2024. You can run between 63 and 173 kilometers.

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The Trailrun Huttwil will take place in Huttwil on Friday 13 September 2024. You can run 8 kilometers.

The Wildstrubel by Utmb will take place in Kandersteg from Friday 13 September 2024 to Sunday 15 September 2024. You can run between 10 and 113 kilometers.

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The Mattmark Memorial 1965 / Halbmarathon will take place in Saas-Fee on Saturday 14 September 2024. You can run between 8 and 50 kilometers.

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The Endurancelife Lac de Moiry trail run takes place in Switzerland, starting at 2249m above sea level and showcasing the best of the Swiss Alps. The 30km route circumnavigates the lake and includes a 1300m climb to the summit of Corne de Sorebois. With an overall ascent of over 1900m, this trail ru..

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The fourth edition of the RAIFFEISEN San Giorgio Trail will take place on September 22, 2024, featuring a course of 11.2 km and an elevation gain of 900 meters. The race will be held in an extraordinary and unique environment, among the world's most important Middle Triassic fossil deposits. The rac..

October 2024

The Transruinaulta and the Transviamala are two unique trail runs that will take place on October 19 and 20, 2024. The Transruinaulta spans 42 kilometers from Ilanz to Thusis and was won by Nico Dalcolmo at its premiere. The Transviamala on the following day offers an additional challenge. The event..