Sledding

Exciting downhill for experienced sledders

This sled run is arguably the most exciting sled run in the Bernese Highlands. Get on and off you go! Experience sledding fun like nowhere else on a run of 3.5 km. Whisk down the the steep mountain side directly to the valley station of the gondola cableway.

Sled rental

InterSport Oeschinen / GrossenSport Kandersteg at the bottom of the cable car. 

Wood sledges

1 day: CHF 20.00
2 days: CHF 32.00
5 days: CHF 62.00

Plastic sledges

1 day: CHF 12.00
2 days: CHF 16.00
5 days: CHF 29.00

Infos

Phone: +41 33 675 02 13
www.grossen-sport.ch


approx. 1 hour per
round trip

Sled rental only at the bottom station of the cable car – no sleds can be rented at Lake Oeschinen.

Exciting sled run, sturdy footwear required for braking

Sporting goods stores for sled rental

InterSport Oeschinen (at the valley station) | Tel: +41 (0)33 675 02 13 
http://www.grossensport.ch

Alpine Center (at the train station) | Tel: +41 (0)33 675 01 01 
http://www.alpine-center.ch

Käthi Sport und Mode (downtown) | +41 33 675 16 09 
http://www.kaethy-sport.ch

Summer season till October 21, Winter season starts Dec 22

All region Oeschinensee is officially closed after October 21, all hiking trails (and bridges) would not be maintained any more. All restaurants / hotels closed.

 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

What are the temperatures on the mountain, are special jackets required?

The region is at an elevation of 1600 m. Warm winter clothing is always recommended. Temperatures on the mountain can be cold even in sunny weather.

What kind of clothing / gear is recommended?

Sledding is only fun with the right gear. Gloves, helmet, ski pants, and sturdy shoes (as well as gaiters) are recommended.

How much does a day pass for sledding cost?

Prices can be found under Infos.