Cross-Country Skiing on the Bachtel
The Bachtel is the home mountain of the Zürich Oberland region, and is easily reached from Gibswil train station. The cross-country ski trails are ideal for families.
Panorama Cross-Country Ski Trail
This panoramic trail stretches over a distance of 12 km (7.4 miles) and is only suitable for the classic style of skiing.
A total of 25 km (15 miles) are groomed for classic cross-country skiing and 19 km (12 miles) for those using the free technique. In good conditions, an 9 km (5.6 mile) long loop around the Bachtel is also open at weekends.
A heated “soup wagon” welcomes cold and hungry guests next to Amslen Sports Centre, where a 4 km (2.5 mile) long night trail can also be found.
|Zürich Main Station||27.9 km||44 min|
|Zürich Airport||29.7 km||68 min|