Person jumping into water

Activity overview

Come to the village swimming pool for its Wet ’n’ Wild party.

Wet 'n' Wild happens in a local swimming pool, located 25 minutes away by walking from the Centre. Expect games, music, floats, rubber rings, slacklines and the water slide! If you wish, you can bring your own food and make a picnic for your group. 

Schedule 

This activity runs every Wednesday starting at 17:00 until 20:00.

Day
Time
Activity
Location
Sunday
09:00
09:30
14:30
19:00
Flag Break & Welcome
Sunday Meet Up
International Sports Afternoon
International evening
Sports Field
Sports Field
Sports Field
Outside Chalet
Monday
18.00
20:00
Messengers of Peace BBQ
Leader's Gathering
Outside Chalet
Main Hall Chalet
Tuesday
19:00
19:30 / 20:00
Kander Challenge
Light Trail
Sports Field
Outside Chalet
Wednesday
17:00
19:30
20:00
Wet 'n' Wild
Rover's Campfire Yarn
Swiss Culture Night
Village Pool 
Outside Chalet
Village School
Thursday
19:00
19:30 / 20:00
Kander Challenge
Light Trail
Sports Field
Outside Chalet
Friday
20:00
International Campfire
Campfire Circle
Saturday
14:30
International Sports Afternoon
Sports Field
Pricing 
  • Price Adult: CHF 4.20
  • Price Child: CHF 4.20

Price includes entrance to the swimming pool.

Guest cancellation:

  • Less than 7 days before activity: fee of 50% of the price per person
  • Less than 48 hours in advance: non-refundable
Important information 
  • If you are having meals at the Centre, please rearrange them for this activity.
  • There is also one small shared grill available for groups joining this activity. Please note that it is not guaranteed that your group will be able to use this as its availability is affected by how many participants there are. Do not plan to use this to prepare your main evening meal. 
  • A leader or responsible person over 18 years old must be present as part of the group
Transport 

This activity is held in the village swimming pool.

By bus

  • The bus timetables can be found here.
  • It is about a 5 minute walk from the train station, directions to the swimming pool can be found here.
  • The bus is for free when wearing a scout neckerchief or token from reception. 

By foot

  • Walking from the centre to the pool takes about 30 minutes.
  • Directions can be found on the map below.
  • Schwimmbad Kandersteg, 3718 Kandersteg.
Equipment 
  • Swimming suit
  • Towel
  • Suncream 
  • Pocket money
Awards & Badges 

You can get closer to achieving the following awards and badges, by completing this activity:

  • International Friendship Award
  • KISC Challenge Award

More information about the awards and badges can be found here.

Activity

Season 
Summer (Jun, Jul, Aug)
Guidance 
Self-guided
Location 
Kandersteg surroundings
Duration 3 hours
Difficulty 
Price adult 
CHF 4.20
Price child 
CHF 4.20
Programme theme 
International Friendship
Category 
COVID Secure
Attractions & city breaks
Jamboree activities
Tickets
Water
Suitability 
Cubs
Scouts
Explorers
Rovers
Group size no limit
Minimum age limit 
No age limit

Map