Kandersteg

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Region Kandersteg

Kandersteg
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Highlights of the region

  • Cross-country ski trails lit at night, snow-reliable high altitude cross-country ski trails
  • More than 100 km of well-groomed cross-country ski trails – more than 55 km of classic cross-country ski trails and 52 km of cross-country ski trails for skating
  • Well devised cross-country ski trail map with red, green and black routes

Top Swiss cross-country ski region

Kandersteg in the Swiss Alps offers a diverse network of cross-country ski trails: from level, broad valley bottoms to high altitude cross-country ski trails in approx. 2000 metres above sea level. Around 55 km of classic cross-country ski trails and 52 km of cross-country ski trails for skating are available. From short, easy routes to challenging panorama cross-country ski trails, guests will find a suitable route here.

Discover cross-country ski diversity in Kandersteg

The cross-country skiing pass and the package offers invite to stay for a few days. The cross-country ski map is handy and displays a comprehensible system: the categories in the colours blue, red, green and black indicate the diverse routes, ensuring that everyone finds its personal favourite.

Day and night cross-country skiing in Kandersteg

Cross-country skiers can expect more than 100 km of well-groomed cross-country ski trails with various lengths and levels of difficulty here. Every cross-country ski trail is unique and can be explored as a circular route. The 14 km long panorama cross-country ski trail can be discovered during the day but there are also lit cross-country ski trails available for training at night.

Very snow-reliable high altitude cross-country ski trail

The high altitude cross-country ski trail Sunnbüel in Kandersteg in 1920 m above sea level guarantees snow even in winters with little snow. Getting to this beautiful high altitude cross-country ski trail is easy when using the Sunnbüel cable car.

Ski touring in Kandersteg

The Kandersteg region is a true paradise for ski tourers. Enjoy the tranquillity and the spectacular view of the Swiss mountain world on snow-covered slopes. The famous ski touring area Sunnbüel-Gemmipass offers 9 mapped ski tours of all levels of difficulty as well as one other ski tour in the Doldenhorn area.

Trail area Kandersteg

Trail area Kandersteg

Trails

107km thereof:
  • Skating 52 km
  • Special night trails 6 km
  • Trails with artificial snowmaking 2 km
  • High altitude trails 8 km

Prices & Service

Eine Tageskarte kostet 10 CHF, mit Gästekarte nur 8 CHF. Ein Wochenpass ist um 35 CHF und mit Gästekarte um 30 CHF erhältlich.

  • "Heart" cross-country skiing trail
  • Changing facilities

Further information

  • Trail altitude

    1174 m - 1920 m

  • Resort altitude

    1174 m - 1936 m

  • Winter sports season

    End of November - Middle of March

Trails report

Cross-country skiing in Kandersteg

Kandersteg is one of the largest Nordic ski sport destinations in the Swiss Alps and boasts a network of cross-country ski trails offering something for every cross-country skier’s heart. The beautiful mountainous landscape can be enjoyed on 55 kilometres of classic cross-country ski trails and 52 kilometres of cross-country skating trails – from flat valley bottom to panorama routes to alpine cross-country ski trails in around 2000 metres above sea level. Every cross-country ski trail is unique and can be experienced as circular route. Special highlights are the 14 km long panorama cross-country ski trail through the Bernese Highlands as well as the cross-country night ski trails which are accessible daily.

Slopesreport Kandersteg

Region Classic Skating High altitude trails
Count Length of which prepared
Count Length of which prepared
Count Length of which prepared
Kandersteg - Kiental
6 53 km 0 km
5 50 km 0 km
1 8 km 0 km

Kandersteg - Kiental

Kandersteg 3 km - blau (Klassisch)

3 km
blue

Blue trails
For leisure cross-country skiers for whom the focus is the scenery and experience of nature. Mainly flat trails.

Red trails
For fit hobby cross-country skiers preferring to avoid extreme challenges.

Black trails
For expert athletes, with tough gradients

prepared

not prepared

gray

  • Länge: 3 km

Kandersteg 5km - rot (Klassisch, Skating)

5 km
red

Blue trails
For leisure cross-country skiers for whom the focus is the scenery and experience of nature. Mainly flat trails.

Red trails
For fit hobby cross-country skiers preferring to avoid extreme challenges.

Black trails
For expert athletes, with tough gradients

prepared

not prepared

gray

  • Länge: 5 km

Kandersteg 7 km - grün (Klassisch, Skating)

7 km
red

Blue trails
For leisure cross-country skiers for whom the focus is the scenery and experience of nature. Mainly flat trails.

Red trails
For fit hobby cross-country skiers preferring to avoid extreme challenges.

Black trails
For expert athletes, with tough gradients

prepared

not prepared

gray

Characteristics

Schöner Rundkurs dorfauswärts Richtung Sprungschanze; Variante für Anfänger.

Course

Sie führt dorfauswärts zur Sprungschanze und ist auch für die Skating-Technik ein schöner Rundkurs. Die etwas weniger gewandten Langläufer können beim "Öschigässli" abkürzen. Quelle: http://www.kandersteg.ch

  • Länge: 7 km
  • Max: 1207 m
  • Min: 1162 m

Kandersteg 10 km - schwarz (Klassisch, Skating)

10 km
black

Blue trails
For leisure cross-country skiers for whom the focus is the scenery and experience of nature. Mainly flat trails.

Red trails
For fit hobby cross-country skiers preferring to avoid extreme challenges.

Black trails
For expert athletes, with tough gradients

prepared

not prepared

gray

Characteristics

Anspruchsvolle Loipe für sportliche Läufer.

Course

Die anspruchsvolle Loipe ist für jeden sportlichen Löufer geeignet. Herausforderungen sind der winterliche Öschiwald und die Steigung Richtung "Höhwald". Quelle: http://www.kandersteg.ch

  • Länge: 10 km
  • Max: 1248 m
  • Min: 1148 m

Panoramaloipe "Höh" Kandersteg - gelb (Klassisch, Skating)

14 km
red

Blue trails
For leisure cross-country skiers for whom the focus is the scenery and experience of nature. Mainly flat trails.

Red trails
For fit hobby cross-country skiers preferring to avoid extreme challenges.

Black trails
For expert athletes, with tough gradients

prepared

not prepared

gray

Characteristics

Vielseitige Loipe rund um Kandersteg mit ANstieg und Abfahrt zur "Höh".

Course

Diese Strecke führt über die vielseitigen Loipen rund um Kandersteg. Höhepunkt ist sicherlich die 1318 m ü. M. gelegene "Höh", sie erfodert eine gute körperliche Verfassung und sichere Abfahrtstechnik. *Information «Höhwald»* Bitte nehmen Sie zur Kenntnis, dass die Strecke «Höh» als gemeinsame Nutzung zur Verfügung steht! Skilanglauf, Wandern, Reiten und Schneeschuhlaufen. Unterhalt durch das Langlaufzentrum Kandersteg, nach dem Erstellen der Langlaufloipen im Talboden (keine tägliche Wartung). Quelle: http://www.kandersteg.ch

  • Länge: 14 km
  • Max: 1311 m
  • Min: 1161 m

Nachtloipe Kandersteg (Klassisch, Skating)

6 km
blue

Blue trails
For leisure cross-country skiers for whom the focus is the scenery and experience of nature. Mainly flat trails.

Red trails
For fit hobby cross-country skiers preferring to avoid extreme challenges.

Black trails
For expert athletes, with tough gradients

prepared

not prepared

gray

Characteristics

Täglich von 17:30 - 21:00 Uhr beleuchtet!

Course

Als Ausgangspunkt beim Hotel des Alpes findet der Läufer die beleuchtete Nachtloipe. Sie ist täglich von 17:30 Uhr - 21:00 Uhr beleuchtet. Quelle: http://www.kandersteg.ch

  • Länge: 6 km
  • Max: 1198 m
  • Min: 1177 m

Kandersteg-Sunnbüel 8 km - rot (Klassisch, Skating, Höhenloipen)

8 km
red

Blue trails
For leisure cross-country skiers for whom the focus is the scenery and experience of nature. Mainly flat trails.

Red trails
For fit hobby cross-country skiers preferring to avoid extreme challenges.

Black trails
For expert athletes, with tough gradients

prepared

not prepared

gray

Characteristics

Ideale Höhenloipe ab der Bergstation der Luftseilbahn Sunnbüel über die Ebene der Spittelmatte.

Course

In der Bergstation stehen Ihnen ein Umkleideraum, Einstellboxen sowie Duschen zur Verfügung. Langläufer mit guter Abfahrtstechnik beginnen die Strecke bei der Bergstation. Für schwächere Läufer empfehlen wir die erste, steile Abfahrt zu Fuss hinter sich zu bringen. Der schöne Rundkurs in alpiner Umgebung ist je nach Schneeverhältnissen 3 km, 5 km oder 8 km lang. Ab Bergstation der Luftseilbahn Sunnbüel führt die Loipe hinunter zur Ebene der Spittelmatte. Die abwechslungsreiche Runde geht bei den Sennhütten und am Arvenwald vorbei, zurück in die Nähe vom Skilift. Die Loipe wird von Weihnachten bis Ostern präpariert Quelle: http://www.sunnbuel.ch/

  • Länge: 8 km
  • Max: 1934 m
  • Min: 1872 m

Kiental-Reichenbach i. Kandertal (Klassisch, Skating)

5 km
blue

Blue trails
For leisure cross-country skiers for whom the focus is the scenery and experience of nature. Mainly flat trails.

Red trails
For fit hobby cross-country skiers preferring to avoid extreme challenges.

Black trails
For expert athletes, with tough gradients

prepared

not prepared

gray

  • Länge: 5 km

Cross-country ski schools & rentals

Langlaufschule Edelweiss

Langlaufschule Edelweiss

Urs & Ingrid Niedhart

Bahnhofstrasse 6

CH 3718 Kandersteg

+41 (33) 675 07 78

  • Corses in the evening

Contact

Kandersteg Tourismus

Äussere Dorfstrasse 26
3718 Kandersteg -
T: +41 33 675 80 80
info@kandersteg.ch
http://www.kandersteg.ch