Leisure activities

Scooter biking on the Niederhorn

What could be finer than riding down a mountain on a scooter bike? 

At the Vorsass intermediate station, you can hire a scooter bike and coast down into the valley: on either the speedy six kilometre-long “Direttissima” route or the twelve kilometre-long “Flanierama” route. The “Direttissima” takes you directly to your destination, while the more gentle “Flanierama” option passes via Bodenalp, Rischeren and Waldegg through the extended village back to the valley station. So whether you opt for the fast or the leisurely route, you’re sure to feel fantastic as you head downhill on the looping trails with the breeze in your face! 

Availability

Scooter bike

Available from 18 April to 8 November 2020 depending on weather conditions

Niederhornbahn funicular

18 April to 8 November 2020, runs daily


Subject to change without prior notice

Rates

Scooter bike

  • CHF 14.00 hire price per bike for up to 2 hours

The rental price includes hire of the helmet. Scooter-bike users are responsible for arranging their own insurance. The scooter bikes must be returned by 18.00 hours. For children accompanied by a parent, you pay only for the scooter bike hire for the first child, with the scooter bike hire free for any further children (aged between 6 and 16).

 

Prices per person in CHF incl. VAT / Prices subject to alteration.

Notes

Riding times and distances

  • “Direttissima”: 20–30 minutes, 6 km
  • “Flanierama”: 40-60 minutes, 12 km

Elevation difference

450 metres of elevation

Hire arrangements

Scooter bikes can be hired from the Vorsass intermediate station, with children’s scooters available for children of at least school age.

Options

Why not combine the scooter bike ride with a hike or the Alpine orienteering trail from the Niederhorn to the Vorsass intermediate station.

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