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 Alpstein Crossing is a crazy team competition in the Appenzeller Alpstein where participants either run or paraglide to collect as many turnpoints as possible in 8 hours. There are two categories: Trail Running and Hike & Fly. New in 2024 is the pure Trail Running category, which is offered in a..

The Schnebelhorn-Panoramatrail Mosnang will take place in Mosnang on Saturday 14 September 2024. You can run between 8 and 21 kilometers.

The Endurancelife Lac de Moiry trail run is set in the Swiss Alps, starting at 2249m above sea level and showcasing the stunning turquoise blue waters of Lac de Moiry. The 30km route includes a relentless 1300m climb to the summit of Corne de Sorebois, making it a challenging mountain alpine running..

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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 eve..

The Bernese Jura Trail offers four races: The Grandiose 64K, The Essential 45K, The Crossing 31K, and The Discovery 13K. Registrations for The Grandiose are open with a 12% discount for 30 days. In 2024, the event will take place in the opposite direction, offering a renewed experience to participan..

The FH Graubünden Trail Run will take place in Lenzerheide/Lai on Saturday 28 September 2024. You can run between 12 and 47 kilometers.

October 2024

The Xterra Trail Vallée de Joux offers races ranging from 12 km to 63 km, with starts and finishes at different times. Registrations for the 15th edition will open in February. The program includes bib distribution, bus departures, time barriers, and award ceremonies. For more information, please co..

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..

The sixth edition of the RAIFFEISEN Generoso Trail will take place on Sunday, October 20, 2024, featuring a 12 km route with a positive elevation gain of 1437 meters, from the city of Mendrisio to the summit of Monte Generoso. The race, open to participants of at least 15 years of age, offers a spec..

The GurtenCLASSIC is an annual event that leads to Gurten, the local mountain of Bern. There are various categories such as the short run, mountain walking, road bike tour, classic run, Famigros Run & Win, and children's run. The course offers varied terrain and magnificent views of the city of Bern..

November 2024

The Kyburglauf will take place in Kyburg on Saturday 9 November 2024. You can run between 5 and 17 kilometers.