In Disentis everybody will find a SPORTPARADISE
You won't have time to get bored. In a destination that looks to the future and constantly offers new tourism opportunities, you can experience something new every day. Discover our world and you will be amazed. We can offer you 365 days of sport
Ski and Snowboard
With 180 km of slopes this year the Disentis ski area has been connected with the Andermatt and Sedrun Ski Arena. The result is one of the largest winter resorts in inland Switzerland. You can ski all day without ever doing the same trail. Furthermore, thanks to the Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn you can safely move from Andermatt to Disentis by train. Snow is always assured during the winter season thanks to the new artificial snow system and the mountains that reach 3000 meters height.
Idyllic Alpine scenery, fresh air and groomed trails with state-of-the-art machinery: all you need is Nordic skiing. There are 30 km of slopes on the side of the Rhine, both for the classic technique and for skating. We offer slopes for every level, from beginners to experts. If you feel tired during your cross-country skiing, take a break at one of the restaurants in the area. Come on, it's time to push.
The mecca for true Freeride lovers. For years Disentis has been reached by lovers of this sport as it offers very large spaces, slopes of all kinds but above all abundant snowfalls. Disentis in addition to having mountains of over 3000mt boasts the opportunity to travel 10000mt of daily difference thanks to the countless freeride routes. Practically like a heliskiing day without the problem of pollution
Experience the fascination of ski mountaineering in the beautiful mountains around Disentis. Far from the ski lifts and the groomed slopes, you will discover the district of Disentis in the most natural and wonderful way. At a safe distance from the prepared slopes, you can enjoy the fresh snow and pull the first lines in the varied area of freeride. Enjoy the panorama of the peaks that exceed 3000 m. An unforgettable adventure.
Snowshoes are the oldest way to explore the mountains. They are documented in Asia by archaeological finds from about 4000 years before the birth of Christ. An indispensable object for traveling in mountainous areas, today they are sports facilities for all ages. Disentis organizes daily guided tours to spend an unusual day. Find out about our contacts and discover the various offers we can offer.
Originally designed for desert sand and later adapted for rough terrain, today FATBIKE has a new field of activity: snow-covered slopes. During the season, you can participate in events that are organized on the slopes. Experience the thrill and explore the slopes of the ski resort during the morning or evening when they are free from skiers. Booked by writing to us for our next events. If you don't have FATBIKE, don't worry, you can rent it in our stores CATRINA SPORTSHOP.
Ice skating and hockey are some of the activities you can do at the Disentis Sports Center. A short walk from the valley station, the track is the ideal activity for adults and children in virtually any weather. In the sports center you will also find a snack bar and a rental station, which rents sporting goods.
The Mompé Medel toboggan run, just minutes from Disentis, is a real treat for young and old. Prepared every day for the best conditions, the track is available from December to March. After a climb of 2-3 km and about 300 meters in altitude, a fast toboggan ride to the valley awaits you. Remember to wear a helmet and enjoy the toboggan run.
The Bostg Singletrack contains everything that characterizes the MTB world in Disentis. An area with different technical levels. Views showing the different characteristic nature: from the millenarian glaciers to the luxuriant forests, passing through the beautiful flowery meadows to the uncontaminated mountain lakes on the banks of the Rhine. These make Disentis the ideal place for those who want to spend an MTB adventure holiday. From this year a new mountain bike project is being implemented with RN / THÖMUS Swiss Racing Team.
Disentis is the ideal starting point for countless excursions that you can take along the Gotthard. The village is located near two splendid Alpine passes with unique views: the Lukmanier and the Oberalppass. It is therefore possible to take the cantonal road through Surselva. Of particular importance are the excellent public connections that guarantee the return to the base camp.
Famous is the Medelsergruppe, which stands majestically directly above the Medelser, the Oberalpstock, the Bifertenstock or the Tödi. Beautiful and famous trails that are easily accessible from Disentis. In the region you can find many less known peaks, but that will guarantee great challenges and great satisfaction. Plan your excursions, the local guides will offer numerous possibilities.
In the Disentis ski resort there are climbing routes for each level, all on granite. If you want to practice something more peaceful, we recommend the southern routes, which guarantee fun even for the less experienced. The Péz Cavardiras and the nearby Brichlig offer a splendid granite with routes up to 8 pitches or with the possibility of climbing on the ridges.
Here is one of our "must do". In Disentis you will find the paradise of these activities. We offer routes for all levels, from easy routes for fun moments with families or friends to technically demanding routes or trails for trail-running. You can do many activities, always in the heart of our uncontaminated nature, surrounded by unimaginable landscapes.
Close to Disentis there are five golf courses: Sagogn, Brigels, Sedrun, Andermatt and Realp. The lush nature and fresh air guarantee a fascinating experience. Thanks to the latest field maintenance techniques you will always have a nice and impeccable golf course. The small Sedrun golf course deserves special attention, located on the side of the Rhine and is considered by many to be one of the most beautiful and characteristic golf course in Switzerland.
Enjoy the beautiful mountains of the Surselva from a different point of view, that of birds. Consciously losing the ground under your feet and feeling free, an unforgettable experience. The area around Disentis is ideal for paragliding thanks to its thermals courrents. Fly with experienced paragliding pilots in the splendid setting of Disentis and enjoy the breathtaking view. Memorable!
WILD ZONE: it is not possible to take the paraglider from Cuolm da Vi.
For beginners or professionals, alone or in a group, Disentis has something for everyone. Fifty meters from the Catrina Resort there are three clay courts and in the sports center, about 2 minutes from the valley station, it is possible to use various covered fields, which can be used all year round.