Scouts hiking

Activity overview

Hike from Kandersteg to the Gemmipass and enjoy spectacular views over into Leukerbad.

This path is easily accessible for all abilities and makes for a great day out in the mountains.

Schedule 

This hike takes approximately 5 hrs from Kandersteg or 3 hours from the top of Sunnbüel Cable Car (one way). Times may vary depending on the weather and the group’s ability.

Pricing 

Price Adult: CHF 0.00

Price Child: CHF 0.00

Price does not include: cable car tickets, meals (packed lunch)

Important information 

A leader or responsible person over 18 years old must be present as part of the group

Cable car tickets can be purchased from our reception:

  • Adult return: CHF 23.00
  • Child return: CHF 11.50
Equipment 
  • Comfortable rucksack
  • Boots with ankle support (no trainers)
  • Waterproof jacket and trousers
  • Water bottle (minimum 1 litre, 2 litres in hot weather)
  • Warm clothing (long trousers, fleece, no jeans)
  • Sun hat and a warm hat
  • Gloves
  • Special medication if needed
  • Sun cream
  • Sunglasses
  • Packed food
  • Pocket money
Go Eco!

This hike can be even more enjoyable when learning about the environment around you. The self-guided booklet below can help you explore the Alps the eco way. 

Attachments 
AttachmentSize
PDF icon Gemmipass Eco Hike5.16 MB

Activity

Season 
Summer (Jun, Jul, Aug)
Availability 
01.06.2019 to 30.09.2019
Guidance 
Self-guided
Location 
Kandersteg surroundings
Duration 1 day
Difficulty 
Price adult 
Free
Price child 
Free
Programme theme 
Eco Adventure
High Adventure
Category 
Hiking
Suitability 
Scouts
Explorers
Rovers
Group size 1 - 25
Minimum age limit 
No age limit

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