Guided snowshoeing hike above Davos
There is already a lot of snow in many places, and even more in Graubünden! Plus the weather forecast for this weekend is not too bad, so let’s go snowshoeing!
You probably know Davos for skiing or from the World Economic Forum, but it is also a great place for snowshoeing! Join us for this beautiful, wild and relaxed snowshoe tour on Sunday!
This trip is led by Otto van Andel, International Mountain Leader.
What’s the plan?
Meet Otto at Davos Frauenkirch at 09:50. From there we drive up to the parking lot at Uf da Mälcherna.
We then start our circle snowshoe hike to Chummeralp and keep walking up Chummerberg, at the foot of Schwarzhorn, Tiejer Flue and Fuggarhorn. We aim to go up to 2400m before starting our descent via Stafelalp and return to the car park.
To join this event, you need to be a fit hiker. No previous snowshoeing experience needed.
How to get there
If you are traveling from Zurich by public transport, we recommend you to take the following:
-Zurich HB 07:07 – 09:47 Davos Frauenkirch
-Return from Davos Frauenkirch in the afternoon
The hike is adapted to the avalanche danger / subject to change. Therefore we recommend you to book your train ticket on Saturday once we can confirm the exact destination.
-Winter hiking boots
-Hiking or skiing trousers
-Hiking backpack (20-30L)
-Waterproof backpack cover
-Waterproof inner bags or bin bags
-Snowshoes and poles (can be rented out – see “Equipment rental”)
-Avalanche transceiver (can be rented out – see “Equipment rental”)
-Water (min. 2L)
-Thermal bottle with tea
-Sun screen and lip protector
-Plasters and basic medicine
You have the possibility to rent the following items directly from the guide:
-Snowshoes and poles: CHF 15
-Avalanche transceiver: CHF 15
The price for this event is CHF 80.
Included in price
-Guided snowshoe hike with a certified mountain leader
Not included in price
-Drinks and snacks
Min. 4 participants
Max. 10 participants
By signing up for this event, you agree that you have read, understood and will adhere to our Terms and Conditions.