Adventure Grimsel Pass - Experience unique winter landscape at 2163 metres above sea level


For the first time in the history of the Grimsel Pass, thanks to a cross-cantonal winter hiking trail, Valaisians and Bernese can shake hands on the fairytale snow-covered pass summit.

In addition to the winter hiking trail from Oberwald - Grimsel Pass - Gerstenegg, the offer includes a shuttle service from Oberwald - Grimsel Pass and a toboggan run from the Grimsel Pass - Oberwald. The ride of the Grimsel Shuttle and the toboggans can be reserved online.

The Hotel Grimsel Passhöhe (open from Thursday to Sunday, 16.00 hrs) is looking forward to welcoming you to the winterly Grimsel world. The host has put together various attractive winter offers for you.


INFORMATION 25.01.2021

Due to the current situation (Corona), the Hotel Restaurant Grimsel Passhöhe will remain closed throughout the winter.

The sledging and winter hiking trail will be prepared as far as Läger or even Engi, if conditions permit. Information on this can be found on the winter sports report


  • The toboggan run is located on the winter hiking trail. Please note that winter walkers and the Grimsel Shuttle run on the same route.

  • Bad weather, strong winds, unfavourable snow conditions or danger of avalanches can lead to short-term changes in the availability of the offer. Please inform yourself in advance about current conditions and weather conditions. The winter sports report provides you with valuable information from the region in this regard.

  • The winter hiking trail requires very good physical condition! Find out about the route and the weather conditions before your tour! Here you will find information about the winter hiking trail.

  • The use of the winter hiking trail and the sledge run is at your own risk! Any liability is rejected!