Urbantrail des Singes

Date 05/26/2019

Country Switzerland

Distance 20 km  5 m 10 m

Elevation 870 m  200 m 350 m


Description

Starting in the village of Lutry, along the shores of Lake Geneva, the Urbantrail des Singes (monkeys) take runners uphill along the Lavaux vineyard terraces, a UNESCO World Heritage site with picturesque views of the Alps. “Singes” refers to the nickname given to Lutry residents. The course takes you on varied terrain, such as cobblestone alleys, roads, vineyard trails, forest paths, stairs, and more. This event claims to be the first urban trail race in Switzerland. There are also two children’s races, 1 km and 2-km courses.