Hiking & nature

Walk from Tschentenalp to Schermtanne

The ideal walk for the whole family above Adelboden.

Together you can enjoy the mountain scenery and walk through blooming Alpine meadows and cooling forests, and – via Schwandfeldspitz – come to Schermtanne in Stiegelschwand.

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Availability Today (Saturday) open

Opening hours Tschentenalpbahn gondola cableway and Restaurant Tschentenalp

08/09 May 2021
13-16 May 2021 (Ascension Day)
22-24 May 2021
29/30 May 2021
4-6 June 2021

Summer season:
12 June to 30 June 2021
Thursday - Sunday open from 09.00 to 17.00, every 15 minutes. Last ascent 16.45 h, last descent 17.00 h

1 July to 24 October 2021
Daily from 09.00 to 17.00 hours, every 15 minutes. Last ascent 16.45 h, last descent 17.00 h

Expected fall season 2021:
25 october to 5 december 2021

Monday and Tuesday closed
Wednesday to Friday from 09.00 to 15.00, every 15 minutes. Last ascent 16.45 h, last descent 17.00 h.
Saturday and Sunday from 09.00 - 17.00, every 15 minutes. Last ascent 16.45 h, last descent 17.00 h

subject to changes without prior notice


Village-GUB gondola cableway (with concession*)

  • CHF 13.00 Adults, one-way
  • CHF 19.00 Adults, return
  • CHF 8.50 Children (aged 6 to 16), one-way
  • CHF 11.00 Children (aged 6 to 16), return

Village-GUB gondola cableway (without concession)

  • CHF 16.50 Adults, one-way
  • CHF 24.00 Adults, return
  • CHF 10.00 Children (aged 6 to 16), one-way
  • CHF 14.50 Children (aged 6 to 16), return

* Concessions granted for: Half-Fare travelcard, GA travelcard, Junior/Children’s Co-travelcard, families (min. three people), seniors, groups, local residents

Prices in CHF incl. VAT / Prices and products subject to alteration


  • Walking time to Schermtanne: approx. 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Elevation difference: 450 metres
  • Not suitable for pushchairs

How to get there

Take the train to Frutigen. From the railway station, the AFA bus number 230 towards Adelboden will take you to the stop Adelboden post. 
The Tschentenalp valley station is located in the center of Adelboden.

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