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The snowshoe tour along the Matterhorn Glacier Trail is without a doubt one of the most beautiful experiences in the winter wonderland of Zermatt’s Alpine world. Accompanied by a qualified ZERMATTERS guide, you make your way along a route from Trockener Steg (2939 metres) to Schwarzsee (2583 metres). The snowshoe tour takes place every Wednesday and Friday* from a minimum number of four participants. 

In case of unfavourable weather and snow conditions the tour will alternatively take place in the Sunnegga-Rothorn area.

*Other weekdays are possible on request. Please contact ZERMATTERS directly.


  • Single trip to Tr. Steg, back from Schwarzsee
  • guided tour from Tr. Steg to Schwarzsee (approx. 4-5 hours)
  • rental of snowshoes, avalanche transceiver (LVS device)


  • Adults: CHF 210.00
  • Swiss Travel Pass, Half-fare or GA holders: CHF 185.50
  • Ski or Peak Pass holders: CHF 155.00 

More information

Registration: up to 3 pm the day before
Meeting point: at 8.30 am at the ZERMATTERS office (Bahnhofstrasse 58)

A minimum of 4 guests are required per tour. In the case of cancellation of your booked offer, you will be notified by e-mail during the course of the previous day. 

In the winter wonderland of Zermatt

Snowshoe tour Matterhorn Glacier Trail

from CHF 210.00
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There are different reductions depending on the experiences. You can find this information for each offer under "Prices". In most cases, however, there is a discount for children unter 16 years and for half-fare/GA holders*.

*The reduced price, if available, also applies if you have a Swiss Travel Pass or if you have already purchased a Peak Pass.

When buying an experience, you will receive a binding booking confirmation. You use this confirmation, i.e. the booking code contained therein (voucher), to redeem the service you have booked.