Hiking & nature

Oeschinensee-Heuberg circular hiking trail

By foot from the Oeschinensee mountain station to the Heuberg viewpoint

A breathtaking panorama awaits you after your ascent to the Heuberg viewpoint. It’s worth spending some time at this magnificent location before descending through Alpine meadows back to Oeschinensee. The walk is one of Switzerland’s loveliest hiking trails.

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Circular hiking trail

The route can be followed from early June to mid- to late October depending on weather conditions.

Gondola cableway

9 May to 12 June 2020 from 08.30 to 17.00 hours
13 June to 27 September 2020 from 08.30 to 18.00 hours
29 September to 25 October 2020 from 08.30 to 17.00 hours
26 October to 19 December 2020: closed

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


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

Subject to change without prior notice


Gondola cableway fares − December to June

  • CHF 20.00 Adults, one-way
  • CHF 26.00 Adults, return
  • CHF 10.00 Children (6-15.99 years ) / Half-Fare / GA, one-way
  • CHF 13.00 Children (6-15.99 years ) / Half-Fare / GA, , return

Gondola cableway fares − July to November

  • CHF 22.00 Adults, one-way
  • CHF 30.00 Adults, return
  • CHF 11.00 Children (6-15.99 years ) / Half-Fare / GA, one-way
  • CHF 15.00 Children (6-15.99 years ) / Half-Fare / GA, , return
Prices in CHF incl. VAT / Prices and products subject to alteration


  • Duration: approx. 3.5 hours (approx. 8 km, 480 m of elevation)
  • Mountain hike
  • Walkers need to be sure-footed and clad in appropriate footwear

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