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Engadin Trail 16km

Samedan - Samedan


The entry into the world of trail running

For all sports enthusiasts and mountain lovers

From the Promulins Arena it goes through the village center of Samedan towards Alp Muntatsch. Even before you reach the Alp, you can see the wonderful view of the Bernina massif and St. Moritz to Piz Margna. From Alp Muntatsch it goes over Alp Munt, on the panorama trail below Piz Padella towards Marguns. Then it goes downhill via Cristolais through the historic village center of Samedan over the finish line in the Promulins Arena Samedan.



The ET16 is our Hike & Run competition where you can hike or run. The time limit is very generous. The participants have a place to eat on the Alp Muntatsch.

Route characteristics


  • Route length: 16.3 km

  • Difference in altitude: + 791m / - 791 m

  • Highest point: 2490 meters above sea level

  • Lowest point: 1700 meters above sea level

  • 43% (7.3 km) trails

  • 38% (6.2 km) unmade road

  • 17% (2.8 km) asphalt

  • Start: Promulins Arena, Samedan

  • Destination: Promulins Arena, Samedan

Refreshment post


Alp Muntatsch

Meal plan PDF




The ET16 route is just right for short-haul specialists and pleasure trailers or those who would like to become one. While the race is a sprint of around 90 minutes for the top, the connoisseurs have the whole afternoon to enjoy the fantastic panorama.




July 20 2024, 1 p.m. (mass start all categories)


Finish line


July 20, 2024, 9 p.m. (time limit 8 hours)




  • 14+ juniors born between 2007 and 2010

  • 18+ women & men born between 1995 and 2006

  • 30+ women & men born between 1985 and 1994

  • 40+ women & men born between 1975 and 1984

  • 50+ women & men born between 1965 and 1974

  • 60+ women & men born in 1964 and older


Entry fee


  • Until January 31, 2024   CHF 40

  • Until June 30th, 2024   CHF 50

  • Until July 17th, 2024      CHF 70

  • Walk In                             CHF 90


Juniors born between 2007 and 2010 CHF 30


Maximum number of participants


200 participants

Compulsory material


according to the competition regulations point 6. Material



Time limits

  • 9:00 p.m. Samedan (finish)


The runners must have finished before the time limit.


Split times







There is a zone for supervisors at all refreshment points. The locations are easy to reach by mountain railways, buses or trains. Thanks to the connections and depending on the marching table, a supervisor can support the runner at several locations.





Route infrastructure, timing, split times, souvenir gift, security measures, medical and massage service, organizational contribution, run catering, pasta party, participant shirt.

Luggage depot in the event area.

Effects bag = Own bag / backpack (written on).



Material prizes for the winners of the categories 18+, 30+, 40+, 50+, 60+ men & women
Special prize for the oldest finisher, oldest finisher


You can find the regulations here


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