9 Minschuns - "La muntagnarda" high-altitude cross-country ski trail

3.5 km
1:00 h
77 mhd
77 mhd
Langlaufathlet Gianluca Cologna auf der Höhenloipe Minschuns.

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Cross-country trail with harmoniously undulating terrain and impressive stone pine forest. The chances of spotting game are particularly great here.
Technique 5/6
Fitness 4/6
Highest Point  2190 m
Lowest Point  2150 m
Best Season
Start PostBus stop Minschuns, valley station
Destination PostBus stop Minschuns, valley station
Coordinates 46.639664, 10.325751



Start at the valley station of the ski lift, ascent along the ski slope approx. 5 min. to the start of the trail.

As an alternative, you can take the start of the winter hiking trail, at the beginning of the upper car park, follow the signs.

The high-altitude trail is also used as a winter hiking trail. Thanks to the altitude (2,190 m), this trail is particularly snow-sure.


The trail is groomed regularly when conditions are good. Please note the condition reports in the winter sports report, tel. 0041 81 861 88 49. The cross-country ski trail has been assessed in favourable weather conditions, the current snow and weather conditions must be noted before starting.

Emergency call:

144 Emergency call, first aid

1414 Mountain rescue REGA

112 International emergency call

Attention: The cross-country ski trail may have icy spots on the descents.


Cross-country skiing equipment, trail pass, sun protection, drinks


  • Start at the valley station
  • Ascent along the ski slope
  • Approx 5min to the start of the trail
  • Follow the trail to Minschuns valley station


Public Transport

  • By Rhaetian Railway (from Chur, Landquart/Prättigau or from the Upper Engadine) hourly to Zernez station.
  • By PostBus (from Zernez or Mals) hourly to PostBus stop Tschierv, spv. Minschuns
  • By PostBus from Tschierv, spv. Minschuns to Tschierv, Minschuns valley station daily at 9:14, 11:14 and 13:14. The 1:14 p.m. service runs 10 minutes later on Wednesdays.

Anreise Information

  • From the north: via Landquart - Klosters by car transport through the Vereina tunnel (Selfranga - Sagliains). From Zernez on the H28 into Val Müstair to Tschierv. (35 minutes drive from Vereina south portal).
  • From the east: via Reschenpass (Nauders) on the SS40 to Mals. From Mals on the SS41 to the Swiss border in Müstair. From Müstair on the H28 to Tschierv.
  • From the south: Via Bolzano and Merano on the SS40 to Malles. From Mals on the SS41 to the Swiss border in Müstair. From Müstair on the H28 to Tschierv.


  • Free parking at the Minschuns valley station

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