Activity overview

This adventurous trail leads you up around the UNESCO World Heritage lake of Oeschinensee, traversing high up in the mountains above the lake.

Led by a Mountain Guide, the trail is similar to Via Ferrata, navigate the narrow and dramatic alpine paths high above the lake and soak up breathtaking views.

Schedule 

Meet your guide at the bottom of the Oeschinensee gondola at 09:00.

Pricing 
Price Adult: CHF 55.00
Price Child: CHF 55.00
Price includes: Mountain Guide and all safety equipment
Price does not include: Gondola tickets, meals (packed lunch)
Gondola tickets can be purchased from our reception
  • Adult return tickets: CHF 22.40
  • Child return tickets: CHF 11.20
Guest Cancellation: The guest cancellation policy can be found here.
Important information 
  • A leader or responsible person over 18 years old must be present as part of the group
  • Not suitable for people with a fear of heights or vertigo.
  • Inform the guide if any members of your group have any medical conditions. E.g. Asthma, allergies or if you have recently received any medical treatment.
  • This activity is provided by an external company. By purchasing a service of a third party you are accepting the terms and conditions specified by the provider. We accept no liability for services brokered through KISC which are provided by a third party. The invoicing is handled by KISC in the name of the provider.
Transport 

Meeting Point: Gondelbahn Oeschinensee, Oeschistrasse 50, 3718 Kandersteg

Equipment 
  • Rucksack - lightweight and water resistant
  • Hiking boots with ankle support - trainers or shoes without ankle support are not acceptable.
  • Waterproof jacket and waterproof trousers
  • Water bottle (Full minimum 2 litres)
  • Warm clothing (long trousers and fleece, no jeans)
  • Sun protection (hat, sun cream and sunglasses)
  • Warm hat
  • Gloves
  • Special medication (asthma inhalers, etc)
  • Food (snacks/lunch and/or dinner)
  • Pocket money (optional)
Awards & Badges 

By completing this activity, you can get closer to achieving the following Awards and Badges:

  • Swiss Explorer Award 
  • High Adventure Award

Activity

Season 
Summer (Jun, Jul, Aug)
Availability 
01.07.2019 to 30.09.2019
Guidance 
Guided externally
Location 
Kandersteg surroundings
Duration 1 day
Difficulty 
Price adult 
CHF 55.00
Price child 
CHF 55.00
Programme theme 
More adventure
Category 
Hiking
Suitability 
Scouts
Explorers
Rovers
Group size 11 - 20
Minimum age limit 
from 10 years