Tours

Get Ready for the Alps!

We’ve developed a series of great guided tours for 2017. We’re really excited about each of them!

If you’d prefer to travel just with a partner or a group of friends, our self-guided trips are a great option. The crew at Alpinehikers provides all the support behind every one of the Run the Alps trips. Their years of experience means that every detail will be well thought-out.

Before we know it, we’ll be running in the Alps. We hope you’re there, too.

Be sure to drop us a note if you have questions.

 

Date

September 10 - 16, 2018

Length

7 days, 6 nights

Tour Category

Village-based

Summary
A unique trip that includes Chamonix, the world's trail running hotspot, the quiet Swiss Alps village of Champéry, and a chance to take part in the oldest trail race in the Alps, DDM Trail.
Date

July 2 - 8, 2018

Length

7 days, 6 nights

Tour Category

Village-based

Summary
We'll trail run in car-free Zermatt, under the Matterhorn, ride Switzerland's Glacier Express through the Alps, then run through the wild Engadine region. There's even the option to run the new Engadin-St. Moritz Ultraks trail race!
Date

TMB #1: July 15-24, 2018
TMB #2: August 5-14, 2018
TMB #3: August 27-September 5, 2018

Length

10 days, 9 nights

Tour Category

Inn-to-inn tour

Summary
Our most popular trip-- and for good reason! Run the spectacular Tour du Mont-Blanc footpath on this inn-to-inn classic. Start and finish in Chamonix, France, passing through Italy and Switzerland as we run around the famed range.
Date

June 25 - July 2, 2018

Length

8 days, 7 nights

Tour Category

Inn-to-Inn and Village-based

Summary
Trail run inn-to-inn along the iconic Tour du Mont-Blanc from Courmayeur, Italy to Chamonix, France. In Chamonix, we'll enjoy classic local trails with the option to run one of the town's famous trail races.
Date

September 3 - 13, 2018

Length

11 days, 10 nights

Tour Category

Inn-to-inn with high mountain huts.

Summary
We'll trail run through the high Alps from Chamonix, France to Zermatt, Switzerland with Brendan Leonard and Brody Leven, two of our favorite adventurers, writers, and explorers. This special trip promises to be a ridiculously good time!
Date

July 9 - 15, 2018 (Race date: July 14)

Length

7 days, 6 nights

Tour Category

Village-based

Summary
Trail run from Mürren and Grindelwald in full sight of the Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau, through some of the Bernese Oberland's most beautiful terrain. Participate in one of the four classic Eiger trail races, or cheer on the runners!
Date

August 20-26, 2018

Length

7 days, 6 nights

Tour Category

Village-based

Summary
We'll trail run in car-free Zermatt, under the shadow of the Matterhorn on some of the best trails anywhere. Take part in the famed Matterhorn Ultraks Skyrunning series, or enjoy the day and cheer on some of the world's best runners.
Date

July 29 - August 4, 2018

Length

7 days, 6 nights

Tour Category

Inn-to-inn tour

Summary
We'll run inn-to-inn through the alpine pastures of the Bernese Oberland, with our bags transported for us! Enjoy views of the Eiger, Mönch, and Jungfrau during the day, and some of our favorite Swiss mountain hotels at night.