Plan a route here Copy route
Winter hiking recommended route

Lenzerheide - Lain - Muldain - Zorten - Lenzerheide Trail

Winter hiking · Switzerland
Responsible for this content
Arosa Lenzerheide Verified partner  Explorers Choice 
  • Winterwandern in Zorten
    / Winterwandern in Zorten
    Photo: Arosa Lenzerheide
  • / Zorten im Winter
    Photo: Arosa Lenzerheide
  • / Zorten im Winter
    Photo: Arosa Lenzerheide
m 1400 1300 1200 1100 10 8 6 4 2 km
A beautiful winter hike from Lenzerheide along the canal path and through the Vaz villages. 
easy
Distance 11 km
3:10 h
335 m
335 m
1,474 m
1,172 m

Author’s recommendation

Those who are not yet tired in Zorten can walk back to Lenzerheide via Fuso. The post bus brings everyone else back to Lenzerheide.
Profile picture of Ferienregion Lenzerheide
Author
Ferienregion Lenzerheide
Update: November 06, 2021
Difficulty
easy
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1,474 m
Lowest point
1,172 m

Rest Stop

Kurhaus Bar

Tips and hints

Visit the museum Vaz/Obervaz and also marvel at the old bakehouse. 

Start

Tourist Office Lenzerheide (1,474 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'761'981E 1'177'276N
DD
46.726999, 9.557854
DMS
46°43'37.2"N 9°33'28.3"E
UTM
32T 542626 5174978
w3w 
///foresight.attending.closed

Destination

Zorten

Turn-by-turn directions

Start at the Tourist Office Lenzerheide, direction Spar. There you turn right and walk past the camping Gravas. At the water intake turn right into the canal path and follow the path to Traintermora. Once in Traintermora, continue to Lain, Muldain and Zorten.  

Note


all notes on protected areas

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'761'981E 1'177'276N
DD
46.726999, 9.557854
DMS
46°43'37.2"N 9°33'28.3"E
UTM
32T 542626 5174978
w3w 
///foresight.attending.closed
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Book recommendation by the author

Author’s map recommendations

Winter hiking panoramic map

Equipment

Basic Equipment for Winter Hiking

  • Sturdy, comfortable and waterproof hiking boots appropriate for winter use (B1+ recommended)
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Long, warm technical socks plus liners and spares
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Water- and windproof mountaineering jacket and trousers with ankle adjustment or separate gaiters
  • Lip protection (SPF 30+)
  • Water- and windproof gloves plus thin fleece inner gloves
  • Neckwear
  • moisture wicking skull / knit cap
  • Sunglasses
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • First aid kit
  • Kit para bolhas
  • Bivy / survival bag  
  • Survival blanket
  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • Emergency contact details
  • ID

Technical Equipment for Winter Hiking

  • Hiking poles fitted with snow baskets
  • Trail ‘spike’ crampons at minimum and a basic ice axe are recommended when covering steeper terrain
  • The 'basic' and 'technical' equipment lists are generated based on the selected activity. They are not exhaustive and only serve as suggestions for what you should consider packing.
  • For your safety, you should carefully read all instructions on how to properly use and maintain your equipment.
  • Please ensure that the equipment you bring complies with local laws and does not include restricted items.

Questions and answers

Ask the first question

Would you like to the ask the author a question?


Rating

Write your first review

Help others by being the first to add a review.


Photos from others


Difficulty
easy
Distance
11 km
Duration
3:10 h
Ascent
335 m
Descent
335 m
Highest point
1,474 m
Lowest point
1,172 m
Linear route Refreshment stops available Cultural/historical interest Way cleared
1600 m 1800 m
Morning
1600 m 1800 m
Afternoon

Avalanche conditions

·

Statistics

  • Content
  • Show images Hide images
Features
2D 3D
Maps and trails
Distance  km
Duration : h
Ascent  m
Descent  m
Highest point  m
Lowest point  m
Push the arrows to change the view