The Lai Catrina: an idyllic reservoir for unforgettable moments

Discover the breathtaking Lai Catrina, a picturesque reservoir that invites you to exciting activities and explorations in the fascinating Andermatt-Sedrun-Disentis region.

Welcome to Lai Catrina, a fascinating reservoir in the enchanting Andermatt-Sedrun-Disentis region! This idyllic place is not only an impressive example of the harmonious combination of man and nature, but also offers numerous activities and opportunities for exploration for visitors of all ages.

The Lai Catrina is an artificial lake that was built as a storage reservoir for technical snow. Later, this lake could also be used as an energy reservoir for the region. But the lake is not only functional, it is also an aesthetic jewel that delights with its clear, turquoise-blue water surface and the surrounding mountain landscape.

There are plenty of activities on site for you to enjoy. Take a refreshing dip in the crystal clear waters of Lai Catrina and feel the refreshing coolness on your skin. Whether you just want to relax or be active, the lake offers the perfect setting for unforgettable moments in the midst of nature.

The lake can be easily reached on foot from the Caischavedra mountain station in 30 minutes!

Hiking the animal trail

Hiking and biking are popular activities in the region. A great option is the animal trail from the Caischavedra mountain station to Lai Catrina. On the way, the children learn a lot of interesting facts about the animal world. Get the animal trail game for you and your children at the Caischavedra restaurant before you start. If you get all the solutions right, a great surprise awaits you in the Caischavedra restaurant.

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Hiking trail
2.4 km
0:50 h
129 hm
129 hm

Bike Adventure Flow Trail Disentis

For those who prefer adventure on two wheels, there is the flow trail, which loves right next to it. Explore the picturesque trails and feel the adrenaline rush while biking through the diverse landscape of the region. You will be rewarded with breathtaking views and unforgettable experiences.

You like it flowy?
Then off to Disentis for the Catrina Flow Trail!
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A tip for your visit to Lai Catrina: take time to explore the surroundings and absorb the beauty of nature. Pack a picnic blanket, enjoy a relaxed picnic on the shores of the lake and unwind. Take the opportunity to enjoy the peaceful atmosphere and leave your everyday life behind. A well-equipped fireplace with wood and two solid wood tables are available for your picnic.

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