Swiss Explorer Award
Make the most of our programme
This award is ideal for younger Scouts or groups only staying here for a few days. It will help you appreciate Swiss culture and discover Kandersteg.
14+ years old:
Complete 7 requirements
13 years old and below:
Complete 5 requirements
Possible to achieve :
All year round
- Visit one of our alpine lakes.
- Try a traditional Swiss meal like Fondue, Raclette or Rösti.
- Describe any two of the animals that can be found around Kandersteg.
- Discover the Village Museum.
- Walk the marked Wanderweg trail to Höh and marvel at the view from the local look-out point.
- Participate in one of the Centre’s self-guided trails or hikes.
- Find out why Switzerland’s country code is CH.
- Learn about Switzerland’s national flower.
- Visit any other village around Kandersteg.
- Discover Blausee during a hiking day.