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Heart track, Engelberg

Route
Cross-Country Skiing
Length
4.2 km
Travel time
1 h
Heart track, Engelberg
Photo: Engelberg - Titlis Tourismus, Region Luzern-Vierwaldstättersee
Heart track, Engelberg
Photo: Engelberg - Titlis Tourismus, Region Luzern-Vierwaldstättersee
Heart track, Engelberg
Photo: Engelberg - Titlis Tourismus, Region Luzern-Vierwaldstättersee
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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.

Technical details

Tour type
Cross-Country Skiing
Starting point
Engelberg Nordic Center
Point of arrival
Engelberg Nordic Center
Difficulty
Easy
Condition
2 / 6
Ascent
23 m
Descent
23 m
Best Time of Year
January, February, March, December
Equipment

The cross-country skiing equipment can be rented in the sports shops in Engelberg.

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Good to know

Parking

Parking spaces are available in Engelberg for a fee.

Arrival / Return journey

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.

Accessible by bus and train
No
Public transport

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.

Further information & links

Cross Country Map

Cross country pass

Ski Report

Mountain railway ticket

Cross country schools