Groups & schools

Excursion to Oeschinen Lake

Embark on a tobogganing adventure together and discover the unique environment surrounding Oeschinen Lake.

On the toboggan run, your good mood just gets better and better with every metre you descend towards the valley. At the bottom, rowing boats invite you to enjoy time on the lake, and the beautiful mountain scenery offers a great variety of walking tours.


Gondola cableway

11 May to 20 October 2019 from 09.00 to 16.50 hours* / 17.00 hours**
15 June to 15 September 2019 from 08.00 to 17.50 hours* / 18.00 hours**

* Last ascent
** Last descent

Sports equipment (such as bicycles) will only be carried during the first and last hours of operation.

Toboggan run

11 May to 20 October 2019 from 09.30 to 16.30 hours
15 June to 15 September 2019 from 09.30 to 17.15 hours

The toboggan run is only open in dry weather. Where possible, the toboggan run will be dried and re-opened following rain. Information about the toboggan run’s opening times can be found at the Oeschinensee-Website.



The restaurants are open during the operating times of the gondola cableway.

Subject to change without prior notice


Gondola cableway fares for groups of 10 persons or more − December to June

  • CHF 16.00 Adults, one-way
  • CHF 20.80 Adults, return
  • CHF 8.00 Children (6-15.99 years ) / Half-Fare / GA, one-way
  • CHF 10.40 Children (6-15.99 years ) / Half-Fare / GA, , return

Gondola cableway fares for groups of 10 persons or more − July to November

  • CHF 17.60 Adults, one-way
  • CHF 24.00 Adults, return
  • CHF 8.80 Children (6-15.99 years ) / Half-Fare / GA, one-way
  • CHF 12.00 Children (6-15.99 years ) / Half-Fare / GA, , return
Prices in CHF incl. VAT / Prices and products subject to alteration


The following programme content can be booked on request

  • Alphorn band
  • Brief talk on Oeschinen Lake by the host at the restaurant
  • A tour through 100 years of green electricity production at Lake Oeschinen
  • Barbecue fun with barbecue packs. Simply order en route, collect and enjoy


  • Berghotel Oeschinensee
  • Berghaus am Oeschinensee
  • Panoramarestaurant zur Sennhütte
  • 2 “Swiss Family barbecue spots”, wood (barbecue bags) available from the Berghotel shop

Also suitable for school excursions with the whole class.
Maximum group size: 70 people

Subject to change without prior notice

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