Intro

Climb up 1,500m in altitude from Andermatt to the Gemsstock, at almost 3,000m above sea level. From this vantage point that is truly in the heart of the Swiss Alps, you have all-round views sweeping across half of Switzerland.

Gemsstock – paradise for freeriders and downhill pros

Perfect deep snow, challenging steep slopes and descents of 1,500m in altitude: the Andermatt-Gemsstock ski region has much to delight powder pros. At almost 3,000m above sea level, the Gemsstock is the ideal spot for off-piste fun in the Gotthard region. From November to May, freeriders can make perfect tracks down slopes in a blanket of deep powder. Experts can demonstrate their skill on the descent from the glacier and follow in the tracks of an Olympic champion on the Bernhard Russi Run. Andermatt-Gemsstock – freeriders and expert skiers will love it here.

 
Altitude: 2,961m
Getting there: train from Göschenen (Gotthard Line), Disentis or Brig to Andermatt, free Andermatt-Hospental ski bus in winter, two consecutive cable cars to Gemsstock via Gurschenalp middle station
Views: more than 600 peaks from the Gemsstock: from Pizzo Centrale and the Gotthard region, Rheinwaldhorn, Monte Rosa and the Bernese Alps, all the way to Urserental valley, Galenstock, Sustenhorn, Schöllenen Gorge, Windgällen, Tödi and Graubünden
Attractions: Bernhard Russi Run, downhills of up to 1,500m in altitude
Food/drink: Gummel, Pastakeller, Rondodrom, Gadäbar
Accommodation: Andermatt (no accommodation options at Gemsstock or Gurschenalp)

General information

Show Technical information content
Category
Nature

Discover the surroundings

Contact

Andermatt-Sedrun Sport AG
Gotthardstrasse 110
6490 Andermatt
Switzerland

Phone  +41 58 200 68 68
info@skiarena.ch
andermatt-sedrun-disentis.ch

Overview

Hint

Overview
Andermatt
Lucerne – Lake Lucerne Region
Show on map

Contact

Andermatt-Sedrun Sport AG
Gotthardstrasse 110
6490 Andermatt
Phone  +41 58 200 68 68
andermatt-sedrun-disentis.ch

Travel information: Andermatt

Current Offers

  • Boutique Hotel The River House, Andermatt Walking through fantastic natural surroundings

    2 nights, 2 Nights in Price per person in a grand-lit room, breakfast buffet, 1 x packed lunch per person per... from CHF 220
    Offer details

    Price per person in a grand-lit room
    valid: 01.07.2021 - 30.09.2021

    Learn more about Walking through fantastic natural surroundings
  • Radisson Blu Hotel Reussen, Andermatt, Andermatt Radisson Blu Reussen, Andermatt

    Make your next meeting hybrid at Radisson Blu Hotel Reussen, Andermatt: Wether the participants are... from CHF 450
    Offer details


    valid: 22.06.2021 - 31.12.2021

    Learn more about Radisson Blu Reussen, Andermatt
  • The Chedi Andermatt, Andermatt Luxury break

    2 nights, Departure: Andermatt, 2 Nights in Price per double room, breakfast buffet, 1 x 3 course evening meal... from CHF 2,030
    Offer details

    Price per double room
    valid: 22.06.2021 - 17.10.2021

    Learn more about Luxury break

Discover Andermatt