The Herz-Loipe is a short cross-country ski run without slopes and is especially suitable for cross-country ski beginners and anyone who wants to do something for their heart health.
The 4.2 km Herz Loipe starts near the car park at Werkhof Wyden. The short lap is particularly suitable for comfortable cross-country skiers who prefer a short distance, or for optimal running technique training.
The cross-country skiing equipment can be rented in the sports shops in Engelberg.
Parking spaces are available in Engelberg for a fee.
By car you drive on the A2 (Basel-Gotthard) to Stans Süd, then on the main road 20 km to Engelberg. Engelberg is 30 minutes from Lucerne, 1 hour and 15 minutes from Basel, Zurich or Bern.
National and international connections (from Zurich airport connections every half hour with approx. 1h travel time) to Lucerne. Afterwards with the Zentralbahn in 43 minutes through varied landscape and gorges up to Engelberg.