Cross-Country Skiing Opening
Cross-Country Skiing Opening
Cross-Country Skiing Opening

Pontresina Cross-Country Opening 2023

Situated at an altitude of 1800 m above sea level Pontresina offers the perfect setting for ideal snow conditions in the early winter. And the first kilometres of cross-country skiing trails are ready by the end of November. The 3.3 km snow-covered Cuntschett circuit provides the perfect terrain for skiing the season’s first kilometres, for both leisurely and seriously competitive skiers.

Pontresina Tourism, in collaboration with the three local cross-country skiing schools Schweizer Langlaufzentrum, Bernina Sport and Fähndrich Sport organise this attractive offer. Sign up today with the form below or get more information at Fähndrich Sport +41 81 842 71 55 or info@faehndrich-sport.ch.


Course 1: Wednesday, 29.11. until Saturday, 2.12.2023

Course 2: Saturday, 2.12. until Tuesday, 5.12.2023

Inscription form will be opened at the beginning of 2023.

Offer includes

  • Welcoming drink
  • Cross-country skiing lessons in different ability groups, for beginners and proficient skiers
  • Total of six hours per three-day course (Course 1 Wed until Sat / Course 2 Sat until Tue)
  • Daily stretching routines
  • Hotel accommodation with half-board at the hotel of your choice
  • Snowshoe hiking
  • Waxing presentation

Rental equipment

Top rental skis with boots and sticks for classic or skate skiing: special three-day rate of CHF 60.-


  • Saturday or Wednesday evening: Welcome drink at 6.00pm
  • Wednesday until Saturday or Saturday until Tuesday: CC-lessons of each 2 hours
  • Snowshoe hiking in and around Pontresina
  • waxing lecture with a local specialist