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On snow and ice

Winter in Obwalden offers plenty of variety in terms of winter sports, including skiing and snowboarding, cross-country skiing, walking/hiking and snowshoe trekking.

Ski & snowboard

Obwalden's ski resorts are family-friendly and have plenty of snow. From easy to challenging – there's something for everyone.

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Cross-country skiing

Hone your technique or simply glide leisurely along the groomed trails in Langis-Glaubenberg, the "El Dorado" of cross-country skiing with its 40 km of trails in Melchsee-Frutt, Mörlialp or Engelberg.

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Snowshoeing & hiking

Discover idyllic footpaths and unique snowshoe trails with directions and GPS data in Obwalden. Where winter fairy tales come true.

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Looking for the longest, most family-friendly sledge runs? The Obwalden region is just the place.

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The winter wonderland of Obwalden has much more to offer than the traditional winter activities. How about something different?


Snowsports school

Skiing and snowboarding has to be learned. That's why every resort in Obwalden has a snowsports school.

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Winter nursery areas

Children can learn to ski and snowboard in a playful way at the Mörlialp and Melchsee-Frutt resorts.

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