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Pontresina Opening of the cross-country skiing season

Sun, 26.11.2017 - Sat, 02.12.2017
cross-country piste Pontresina
Launch yourself into your winter cross-country skiing season with some expert tuition. Pontresinas grand opening to the cross-country skiing season is all about individuality and lessons in small groups with one-to-one coaching.

Situated at an altitude of 1800 m above sea level Pontresina offers the perfect setting for ideal snow conditions in the early winter. And by the end of November the first kilometres of cross-country skiing trails are ready. The 3.3 km snow-covered Cuntschett circuit provides the perfect terrain for skiing the season?s first kilometres, for both leisurely and seriously competitive skiers.

What´s more, the 2017/18 cross-country skiing season itself gets properly underway with the prologue to the VISMA Ski Classics held in Pontresina on 26 November 2017.


- Sunday or Wednesday evening: Welcoming drinks at 6.30 pm
- Monday to Wednesday or Thursday to Saturday, cross-country skiing lessons
of two hours each (10 am to 12 noon)
- Snow-shoe tour
- Waxing presentation

Course 1: Sun. 26.11. to Wed. 29.11.2017
Course 2: Wed. 29.11. to Sat. 02.12.2017

Fähndrich Sport
Via Maistra 169
CH-7504 Pontresina
+41 81 842 71 55