Cross-country skiing

Cross-country skiing

In the footsteps of Seraina Boner, Nathalie von Siebenthal & Co

From beginners to professionals: the Region of Bern caters for all levels of cross-country skiers who are enthralled by the perfectly groomed trails and beautiful panoramic views complemented by a sense of well-being.
From simple to challenging, from short to long, from level to steep: The Bernese Oberland offers the perfect cross-country skiing trail for every taste. In the Region of Bern, Kandersteg is known as the land of cross-country skiing. The loop trails which are freshly prepared on a daily basis offer an abundance of variety. Whether during the day or at night, for beginners or for experienced skiers, the network of more than 100 km of cross-country skiing trails offers the right level of difficulty for everyone. The Destination Gstaad also tends to the skiers every need: The different sub-regions cater for all levels of cross-country skiing.

Bern offers perfect cross-country skiing conditions

Cross-country skiing fans find everything they need right on Bern’s doorstep. Every year the cross-country skiing centre Gantrisch prepares a 45-km-long network of perfectly groomed trails which consists of different main and side cross-country trails. Neither beginners nor professionals will be disappointed by the Bernese Jura: 50 km of perfectly prepared cross-country skiing trails run between Les Prés-d’Orvin and the Chasseral. Grindelwald, Lauterbrunnen and Gadmen spoil cross-country skiers with beautiful panoramic views.

Cross-country skiing in the Region of Bern

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Bern Economic Development Agency
Swiss Travel System
Switzerland Mobility
Grand Tour of Switzerland
Hotellerie Bern+ Mittelland
Hotelier-Verein Berner Oberland
Emmentaler AOP