Engelberg / Titlis

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Resort Summary
Resort Name Engelberg Titlis
Location Engelberg, canton of Obwalden
Resort Altitude 3238m (Titlis)
Winter Season
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Lift System
Highest Lift 3028m
Lowest Lift 1050m
Vertical
Longest Run
Avg Snowfall
Terrain Parks
Snow Sports
Facilities
Nearest Town
Lift Pass
Adult 5 Day $CHF 227
Adult 1 Day $CHF 53
Child 5 Day $
Child 1 Day $


Overview 

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Location

Engleberg is located in central Switzerland (canton of Obwalden), approximately an hour's drive to the South of Zurich, and about 35k South of Luzern.

Pros

Superb off piste opportunities.

Very easy transport access.

A lot of vertical metres.

Cons

Town is not particularly lively.

Ski areas not easily accessible from most accommodation.

Contacts

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Planning

Getting There

Easiest to fly to Zurich and hire a car. 1 hour drive.

Basel is a 1.5 hour drive.

By train : about 45mins from Zürich to Luzern and another hour to Engelberg. Trains from Luzern run about every hour. A small section is by cog-rail. And being Switzerland they run on time.

Accommodation

On Mountain

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Off Mountain

Plenty of hotels, pensions in town.

Lift Tickets

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Ski School

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Equipment Hire

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Resort Facilities

Getting Around

Various shuttle busses.

Parking

Large car park near base of Gerschnialp gondola.

Activities

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Dining

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Bars & Entertainment

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Shopping

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Children

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Ride Guide

Beginner Areas

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Groomed Runs

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Off Piste

Plenty. Famous is the Laub from Stand down to Gerschnialp. Also run heading right from Jochstock down to Trübsee. Plenty more possibilities - check with local guides.

Out of Bounds

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Cross Country

Around Gerschnialp, also Trübsee.

Parks & Pipes

Small park at Jochpass.

Bumps

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Powder Zones

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Sheltered Runs

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Snowplay

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Other

Weather

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Geography

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History

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Resources

http://www.engelberg.ch/en/index.php

http://www.titlis.ch/index.php?id=134&lang=en

Maps

http://www.bergfex.com/engelberg/panorama/