Best Verbier Winter Walks

From immersive trails through Verbier’s stunning forests, to spectacular open tracks with views over the Val de Bagnes, Verbier’s winter walking trails offer something for everything.

From immersive trails through Verbier’s stunning forests, to spectacular open tracks with views over the Val de Bagnes, Verbier’s winter walking trails offer something for everything. Take a break at one of the town’s best mountain restaurants and take in some of the best views in the valley with the 4 Vallées’ best winter hiking routes. Verbier truly is a winter wonderland for all.

1. Ruinette to La Chaux

This easy walk of around an hour offers some of the best views in Verbier. Enjoy the stunning panorama of the Combins masiff along this mostly flat and perfectly pisted trail. Take the lift to Ruinette or La Chaux and follow the 2.5km track.
Distance:2.5km
Vertical: 123m+
Time: 1h

2. St-Christophe

A classic winter walk in Verbier, the short stroll to St-Christophe is a favourite for locals and visitors alike. The 2km forest route from Périn or Patier leads to a charming little chapel overlooking the entire Val de Bagnes. Rising just 130m in elevation and well-signposted along the way, the walk to St-Christophe is a must for all ages.
Distance: 2km
Vertical:128m+
Time: 1h15

3. Clambin

The Clambin forest is a favourite in Verbier for both walkers and skiers. The casual stroll through the dappled light of the forest from Medran to Chez Deny restaurant and then onto Carrefour brings together some of the best walking and restaurants that Verbier has to offer.
Distance: 6km (return)
Vertical: 361m+
Time: 1h30

4. La Marlènaz

From Périn, follow the forest track up to the dramatic Chute du Bisse, where the Bisse du Levron (built in 1465) falls into a chasm at 1910m. From here, carry on to La Marlènaz; one of the best mountain restaurants in Verbier. Complete the 8km loop back down the open snow fields to Périn.
Distance: 8km
Vertical: 460m+
Time: 3h30

5. Carrefour to Namaste and Marmotte

The 2km stroll from Carrefour to two of the most popular mountain restaurants in Verbier is a must-do evening activity for all ages when conditions allow. Especially given you can sledge back down! Catch the bus to Carrefour with your sledges and follow the road up for an exceptional view over Verbier at sunset.
Distance:2km (from La Chaux)
Vertical:180m+
Time: 45m

5. Les Ruinettes to Cabane Mont-Fort

Starting at 2200m and traversing the valley to the charming Cabane Mont-Fort at 2457, this trail brings together epic views and authentic Swiss cabin fare. Take the trail from Ruinette lift station to La Chaux, then follow the signs to the picturesque cabin perched below Gentianes and the Bec des Rosses.
Distance:4km (from La Chaux)
Vertical: 324m+
Time: 1h30