Grindelwald offers you a great list of winter sports
Skiing in the Grindelwald valley
With the three areas Grindelwald - First, Kleine Scheidegg - Männlichen and Mürren - Schilthorn Grindelwald offers unlimited oportunities for a skiing fan.
Grindelwald - First
The sunny winter sports resort Grindelwald-First, with its diverse range of ski slopes is a must for skiers and snowboarders.
Kleine Scheidegg - Männlichen
At the heart of the Jungfrau Region and at the foot of the world-famous Eiger North Face. The winter sports paradise Kleine Scheidegg offers 19 modern lifts and 110 km of perfectly groomed slopes.
Mürren - Schilthorn
Mürren-Schilthorn is 1,650 - 3,000 meters above sea level the highest winter sports resort in the Bernese Oberland and guarantees optimal ski conditions well into spring.
Sledging in the Grindelwald valley
The Jungfrau region is a real paradise for sledging with its countless ways.
In addition to the longest toboggan run in the world, we the winter sports area Grindelwald-First offers more sledging oportunities with amazing views onto the Grindelwald mountain peaks.
In particular, we note here the World's longest sledge from (First) -Faulhorn-Grindelwald
First, it comes with the cable car from Grindelwald up to First. From there you walk two and a half hours on the Faulhorn (2'686 m asl), where the attractive, well-groomed and well-signaled longest sledging run in the world will wait on you with a unique view onto the mountains of our region. After a short break for enjoy the view onto the mountains, you will start the adventure. Along 15 kilometers of sledging route, you will find various mountain restaurants for a relaxing rest. Take a break and enjoy the sun on one of the most popular sun terraces.
First-Bussalp ist the ultimate winter hiking paradise within the Jungfrau Region with more than 80 kilometer of hiking trails.
First - Faulhorn - Bussalp - Grindelwald, 18 km
First - Waldspitz - Bort, 8 km
First - Schreckfeld - Bort, 4,5 km
Bort - Grindelwald via Oberhaus, 4,5 km
Bort - Grindelwald via Mühlebach, 6 km
Bussalp - Rasthysi - Bort, 6 km
Bussalp - Holzmatten - Rasthysi - Lochsteinen, 4,5 km
Bussalp - Aussichtspunkt, 1 km (retour)
Kleine Scheidegg / Männlichen
Enjoy the amazing view onto the Eiger, Mönch and Junfgrau at about more than 30 kilometer of winter hiking trails.
Starting from Männlichen
Männlichen - Männlichengipfel, 2 km (retour)
Männlichen - Kleine Scheidegg, 6 km
Männlichen - Holenstein, 6 km
Starting from Kleine Scheidegg
Kleine Scheidegg - Alpiglen - Brandegg - Grindelwald, 9,5 km
Kleine Scheidegg - Wengernalp - Wengen, 7 km
Kleine Scheidegg - Fallboden - Kleine Scheidegg, 1,5 km
Snowshoeing in Grindelwald - Follow Yetis tracks
Experience pure nature and leave your footprints in the snow! Your way leads on amazing trails through Grindelwald's winter landscapes, up to snowbound peaks of the surrounding mountains. Walking with snowshoes is since prehistoric times for hunting and gathering, the only possible way to hike in the winter landscape - and it is the trendy sport of our century.
In Grindelwald, you will find the following marked trails for snowshoeing:
Wetterhorn Trail blue
Wetterhorn Trail 2
Trail Panorama Bussalp - Bort
Trail Kleine Schiedgg
For trips away from the trails, please take notive of the wildlife areas.
Grindelwald Ski & Snowboard school
The 'Swiss Ski and Snowboard School' is the official Snow Sport School in Grindelwald. In addition to ski courses, the school also offers advanced snow- and freeride-training, Park & Pipe training, ski and snowshoe tours and ice climbing in the UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Grindelwald - Ski and Snowboard rental at Buri Sport
If you want to rent skis or snowboards for your vacation, this is not a problem in Grindelwald. We recommend our partner Buri-Sport, located directly in the center of Grindelwald. At Buri Sport you get everything under one roof.
Top quality, only cheaper:
Ski and snowboard rental, ski and snowboard service at the best price in Grindelwald!
Private Ski and Snowboard School with professional technician, native, multi-lingual ski instructors at the best price in Grindelwald!
Sportswear and fashion items from leading manufacturers such as Bogner, Lacoste, Conte of Florence, Fire & Ice and mammoth find in our exclusive sport fashion shop.
Reserve your lift pass at the hotel - Our service for you!
You want directly at the first day on your "boards"?
No problem, we will save you the organizational tasks and your ski pass is ready at your arrival, You only need to pick it up at the reception desk. Just talk with us and ask for the terms of the lift pass. We like to take care of everything else for you.