September 9th, 2022
The queen race will go all the way around the Wildstrubel massif and the Plaine Morte Glacier, crossing 2 cantons over the mythical Gemmi and Rawyl passes, and taking the famous Via Alpina.
Full loop around the Wilsdtrubel massif
The pinnacle race will be a 108 km long course with 6000m+ of positive altitude difference. It will go all the way around the Wildstrubel massif and the Plaine Morte Glacier, crossing 2 cantons, 2 linguistic regions and 5 internationally renowned destinations: Crans-Montana, Leukerbad, Kandersteg, Adelboden and Lenk. The runners will pass from one canton to another over the mythical Gemmi (2'268m) and Rawyl (2'427m) passes, and will take the famous Via Alpina between Kandersteg and Lenk. The variety of the landscapes encountered is the strong point of the route. One thing is sure, this loop is worth the detour!
Around the race
Plan your stay and check out all the tourist activities and experiences around the Wildstrubel massif.
A "best of the Alps" destination
Wildstrubel by UTMB® will take you on a magnificent journey through the northern Alps of Switzerland, connecting the Swiss cantons of Valais and Bern around the Wildstrubel massif.
Things to do
Extand your stay before or after the race to explore the area around the Wildstrubel massif with family or friends.
Book your accommodation
Check out the wide range of accommodation on offer in Crans-Montana and in the Adelboden-Kandersteg-Lenk area.
How to get there
A tourist resort located in the canton of Valais, Crans-Montana is at the heart of the Wildstrubel by UTMB®. Easily accessible by different means of transport, we recommend that you make maximum use of public transport.