Trail running

Täschalp Run

This open running race has long been popular in Täsch. Combining sport and pleasure, it features a traditional Älplerfest (alpine celebration) on the high pastures at Täschalp.

  • Type Trail running
  • Difficulty medium
  • Duration 1,05 h
  • Distance 9,2 km
  • Ascent 916 m
  • Descent 142 m
  • Lowest point 1440 m
  • Highest point 2214 m


916 m of altitude must be overcome along the 8.9 km long course in the categories runner, folk runner and Nordic walking. The traditional alpine festival is part of the framework programme, mass at 11.00 am and canteen services accompanied by musical entertainment.

  • Annual, at the beginning of July
  • A mountain celebration for locals and visitors
  • Registration at Täsch tourist office
  • Täschalp: cheese and Ziger soft cheese for sale
Täsch (Alpenhotel) - Ägerte - Blasbode - Eggenstadel - Täschalp

We recommend:

  • Good footwear
  • Clothing suitable for the weather (always carry a waterproof)
  • Optionally water & food

On the way there are refreshment points

Additional information and recommendations are available from the guest information centre near Täsch station.

Map and arrival