Physical activity is an important part of a healthy lifestyle, so our campus offers state-of-the-art sports and recreation facilities and services, managed by the Sports Department. The new Sports Center has facilities for 30 sports, which are accessible to students seven days a week.
The Lausanne campus is located in an ideal region for outdoor sports and recreation activities. The campus borders the Bois du Jorat, a large forest that has excellent VTT and hiking trails, and even offers sledding in the winter. Nearby, there is also a golf course and an equestrian center.
The city of Lausanne is great for walking, urban training, and lakeside jogging, skating, or roller-blading. In the summer, Lake Geneva offers a myriad of water sports such as sailing, stand-up paddle, pedalo, water-skiing, and more. Winter resorts nearby (30-40 minutes by car) are well-known for world-class skiing, snowboarding, and other fun.
Switzerland is famous for its breathtaking scenery and outdoor sports and recreation. Typical outdoor activities within a short drive from EHL include:
In summer: Hiking, mountain biking (with over 60,000 kilometers of trails), sky diving, glacier trekking, climbing, river rafting, canoeing
In winter: Skiing, sowboarding, sledding, snow tubing, snow shoeing, dog-sledding, sleigh rides...
Walking in Lavaux Vineyard Terraces © Switzerland Tourism
Paragliding in Swiss Alps © Switzerland Tourism
Cycling around the Geneva Lake © Switzerland Tourism
Kayaking on Swiss lakes © Switzerland Tourism
Skiing (Saas-Grund) © Switzerland Tourism
Ice Hokey (Lauenensee) © Switzerland Tourism