The Gurten is covered in snow. Countless people are skiing and sledding. In the center is the children's ski lift
Young children pulling their sleds up the snow-covered trail.
On the horizon is an adult pulling a child lying on a sled. The park is covered with snow.

Sledding with kids

The Gurten sled run

Sled run in Bern

If there is enough snow cover, you can whiz down the prepared sled run from the top station to the middle station. The sled run is only 17 minutes from Bern central station. Traditional wooden sleds can be rented at the top station.

You can also go sledding on the large expanse of the Gurten meadow. The short run from the Ostsignal down to the plain is particularly suitable for young children.

Mon.–Sun.:9 a.m.–5 p.m.*

* Operation is dependent on the snow cover. You can check if the sledding run is open using the symbol in the website menu.

Use of the sledding run: free
Traditional wooden sled rental: CHF 5
Sports day pass Gurten funicular: CHF 11

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