Engelberg is considered one of the best freeride destinations in the Swiss Alps. Ski runs such as Laub, Steinberg or Galtiberg are nowhere else to be found. Our local mountain guides can take you on unforgettable 2000m-downhill backcountry skiing in many times waist-deep champagne-powder.
If you’re prepared to take short ascents (max. 1h), you’ll be able to ride a great variety of virgin slopes.
Equipment can be rent on the spot, such as freeride skis, poss. tour-bindings with skins, avalanche transceiver, probe, shovel, backpack.
What you need to know when going with a mountain guide
Request: Good skiing technique off piste.
Duration: 1 day.
Price: 150.- per person / minimum 5 persons and maximum 8 people per mountain guide. Individual guide: 650.- / maximum of 4 persons.
Excluding: Equipment and ski pass. In the high season there are many times difficult to book the guides with short notice, so let the hotel know if you are interested in guide service and we will help you.