Date 06/09/2023 – 06/10/2023

Country Switzerland

Distance 3.4 km

Elevation 1669 m  


Want to run the longest staircase in the world? Apparently, you’re not alone! One of the most interesting trail races anywhere, runners start every 20 seconds, and the course heads directly to the summit of the Niesen, known as “Switzerland’s Pyramid” on a staircase alongside the funicular tracks. Run the Alps Blog Post: The longest staircase run in the world!

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