Leisure activities

Detective Trail in Raron-Niedergesteln

Accompany the badger detective in search of treasure in Raron and Niedergesteln.

Are you in the mood for a treasure hunt, for a puzzle-solving adventure for families, clubs, couples, schools and company excursions? The Detective Trails are puzzle-solving tours through towns and villages that can be completed with the help of an app or a treasure map to print out. Along the way, participants will learn lots of interesting and surprising things about the respective town or village. A small prize awaits them at the end.

Availability Today (Friday) open

The offer is available all year round.

Mon–Fri   06.30–21.00 hours
Sat/Sun     07.30–20.00 hours

No prior registration is required.

Subject to change without prior notice

Rates

The treasure maps can be purchased via an app or on site in paper format.*

Treasure hunt

  • CHF 9.00 1 to 9 persons per person
  • CHF 8.50 10 to 19 persons per person
  • CHF 8.00 from 20 persons per person
  • CHF 32.00 Families 2 adults and max. 3 children up to 15.99 years old

*Special prices for school classes at the treasure maps sales print version on site.

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

Notes

How it works

Go to the starting point of the treasure hunt marked on the treasure map (paper map to print out or in the app). There the first puzzle awaits you. Once you have solved it, follow the route description. Along the way, you will repeatedly come past locations at which tricky puzzles await you. There will be clues at each location to help you solve the puzzle.

Solve the puzzle, find the treasure, and win a small instant prize

At the end of the trail, the detectives will find a treasure chest – either a real one or a virtual one. The four-digit numeric code to open the treasure chest is revealed by combining the solutions of the individual puzzles. Once the treasure chest opens, the participants can take away the small instant prize contained inside. With the virtual treasure chest, the participants can use a voucher with the treasure code to claim a small instant prize at the final destination.

Further details

Distance: approx. 5.5 km
Duration: 3 hours without a break, 4 hours 30 minutes with a break
Start: Raron Railway Station
Finish: Niedergesteln Quarry Pond
Difficulty level: light – medium

The trail is not suitable for pushchairs. Sturdy shoes recommended. The trail leads past barbecue spots and a swimming lake.

Books and fan merchandise

Books and fan merchandise can be bought via the Detective Trails online shop. In the online shop, you will also find interesting package deals at discounted rates.

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