The children's ski lift pulling a child wearing skis up the slope.
A child and an adult are pulled up the slope by the ski lift.
A young child skiing in a striking blue ski suit.

Skiing in Bern

The ski area at your front door

Children’s ski lift on Bern’s local mountain

In winter, the Gurten – Park im Grünen offers numerous possibilities to have fun. If there is enough snow cover, the children’s ski lift is open every day. Skis, poles and boots can be rented conveniently on site. The ski area is ideal for learning to ski at a young age.

Mon.–Fri.: 1 p.m.–5 p.m.*
Sat. & Sun.: 11 a.m.–5 p.m.*

* Operation is dependent on the snow cover. You can check if the children’s ski lift is open using the symbol in the website menu.

Day pass*: CHF 5
Ski, pole and boot rental: CHF 5

* The value of the Gurten day pass will be credited to you when purchasing a Betelberg day pass. Discover the rich and varied offer (in French and German) on the Betelberg Lenk.

You can book ski lessons. Ski lessons are provided by the Swiss Snow Sports School Bern (Website only available in German).

Ski school registration: +41 79 640 44 71

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