Expert Planning

Our partnership with Alpinehikers, one of the most highly regarded travel companies in the Alps, is behind every itinerary.

Run at your Pace

Being inclusive and supportive is very important to us. We’re here to have fun! Each day includes a variety of options to satisfy every level of trail runner.

Camaraderie

A great trail running experience in the Alps includes delicious local cuisine, a chance to explore mountain culture, and shared experiences with friends new and old.

Upcoming Trips

From gentle runs through the Alps to internationally acclaimed trail races and self-guided adventures, let us help you decide what’s right for you!

Winter

Ski Mo the Alps

Join us in Chamonix, France, the world’s home for ski mo, for nine remarkable days. We’ll training with Europe’s top ski mo coaches, enjoy a local uphill race, and watch Pierra-Menta, one of the world’s great ski mo races.

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Summer

Tour du Mont-Blanc

The Tour du Mont-Blanc is the most famous trail in the world for good reason. Wandering through France, Italy, and Switzerland, the route includes iconic mountain terrain. We’ll take our time run highlights in 7 days, staying in rustic inns and hotels.

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Summer

Eiger Trail Tour

Our Eiger Ultra tour includes six days of trail running in and around Grindelwald and Murren, at the base of the Eiger. It’s some of the most scenic terrain Switzerland has to offer. Want to participate in a classic alp trail race? Pick one of the four races in the Eiger Ultra!

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Private

Self-guided tours anytime

Run the Alps offers self-guided options in the Swiss and French Alps. These regions offer some of the best trail running anywhere in Europe. Interested in taking part in a trail race, too? Take a look at our list of races, and drop us a note!

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Summer

Italian Dolomites

The Dolomites have some of the best trail running in Europe! We’ll run inn to inn, taking in spectacular views along smooth single-track trails and over high cols. At night, we’ll enjoy hearty local cuisine in village inns.

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Summer

Matterhorn Ultraks

Our Matterhorn Ultraks tour gives you the chance to enjoy a classic Alps trail race, whether you’re running or cheering others. We’ll enjoy trail time in Zermatt and the nearby spa village of Leukerbad.

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News and events

We’re pleased to share this story from Run the Alps Ambassador David Laney. David was Ultrarunner magazine’s 2015 Ultrarunner of the year, and has finished third place (2015) and fourth place (2016) in the Ultra-Trail du Mont Blanc. This short piece is the foreword to a new Run the Alps publication, the Guide to Trail Racing in the   Continue Reading →

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