The Tgantieni and Scalottas chairlifts in Lenzerheide were equipped with a new bike transport system. This increases the capacity for bikers and pedestrians, as bikes and pedestrians can now be transported simultaneously.
On 10 July 2020, the Weisshornspeed chairlift in Lenzerheide will start summer operations. The start of operations will upgrade the east side of Lenzerheide, as it will relieve the busy Rothorn aerial tramway. An exceptional permit from the Federal Office of Transport will ensure that the winter transport chairlift, which was previously operated exclusively in winter, will be put into service for the 2020 summer season.
The 2020 Mercedes Benz UCI Mountain Bike World Cup Lenzerheide, which has already been postponed from August to September due to the COVID 19 pandemic, cannot take place despite the intensive efforts of the organizing committee. The reasons for this are on the one hand the lack of planning and implementation security for major events from September and on the other hand the currently given protective measures, which could not have been guaranteed at an event such as the UCI Mountain Bike World Cup.
As one of the first providers of annual season tickets for mountain railways in Switzerland, Arosa Lenzerheide, LAAX and Davos Klosters are offering you the new pandemic insurance: Should another pandemic occur and the authorities order the closure of all TOPCARD ski areas, you are covered during the coming 2020/21 season.
The Lenzerheide holiday region launched the Bike Kingdom Lenzerheide for the 2020 bike season - a world where everything revolves around mountain biking. The mountain bikers are put in the centre of focus with the help of the specially developed Bike Kingdom App, which provides emotions, belonging and recognition for ridden bike trails.
The long wait is over. The Bike Kingdom Lenzerheide will also open its doors on 6 June when the cable cars in Arosa Lenzerheide start operating. With this cross-destination brand, the Lenzerheide holiday region is starting a new bike era.
Today's decision by the Swiss Federal Council provides certainty: the mountain railways of Arosa Lenzerheide will start operating the first installations on Saturday, 6 June 2020. At the start of the 2020 summer season, guests and locals alike will be able to enjoy a wide range of leisure activities on the Weisshorn in Arosa and the Rothorn, Piz Scalottas, Heidbüel and Pradaschier in Lenzerheide. The necessary protective measures will be implemented in accordance with the recommendations of Seilbahnen Schweiz.
High mountains, green forests and blue lakes - but there is much more to discover in the Lenzerheide holiday region. Old castles from the Middle Ages, remote hiking trails through mystical forests and hidden mountain lakes are waiting to be discovered by you.
The UCI Mountain Bike World Cup in Lenzerheide has been known for years as a guarantee for the good atmosphere of the mountain bike sport. As a result of the COVID 19 pandemic, the planned World Cup cycle for mountain bikers was more than upset and a restart of the World Cup season is planned for September 2020. The UCI Mountain Bike World Cup in Lenzerheide will be the kick-off.