The Matterhorn Ultraks SkiAlp ski touring races launched in February 2013 and take place in Zermatt every other year, in odd-numbered years. The event alternates with the Patrouille des Glaciers.
The 1K course offers everyone who has dreamed of taking part in a ski touring contest the chance to compete in the most beautiful mountain setting in the Alps, at the foot of the Matterhorn. The course leads from Tufteren along the Ritzengrat up to the Unterrothorn and from there up to the passage Furggji. Descent via Tufternkumme to Zermatt.
- For spectators: exciting section by the Unterrothorn
- For spectators: lift-pass package for friends of competitors
- Route changes possible according to weather and snow conditions