Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Kandersteg

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Overall Rating: 3.6

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.3
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 57
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.3
  • Nightlife
  • 2.3

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 25%
  • Beginner
  • 75%
  • Families
  • 75%
  • Intermediate
  • 75%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 50%
  • Advanced
  • 0%

Helpful Highlights:

Klein skigebied met meer mogelijkheden voor langlaufen, met name in het dorp. Redelijk geschikt voor gezinnen, maar volledig ongeschikt voor de gevorderde w...

  • 2

    Erg klein en weinig uitdagend

    by Anonymous - 26th December 2013

    Pros: Vaak rustig, behalve tijdens vakantieperioden

    Cons: Prepareren pistes vaak maar 1x per dag en loipen worden in gebied Oeschinen matig onderhouden

    Klein skigebied met meer mogelijkheden voor langlaufen, met name in het dorp. Redelijk geschikt voor gezinnen, maar volledig ongeschikt voor de gevorderde w... Full review

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  • 5


    by Matteo Barbieri - 25th November 2013

    Pros: Località tranquilla con ottima ospitalità.

    Cons: Non ne ho trovati. Forse pochi impianti di risalita.

    Piccolo paese dell'Oberland Bernese raggiungibile facilmente dall'Italia passando per il passo del Sempione, arrivando a Goppestein dove, con la macchina sa... Full review

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  • 1

    Kandersteg: a Failed Ski Resort

    by IK - 13th March 2010

    Pros: Its quiet!

    Cons: This is not a ski resort

    Kandersteg should not be advertised as a ski resort. There are simply not enough pistes for any level of competancy. The three blue pistes are very short, t... Full review

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  • 3

    Good family ski area

    by rsuminsby - 8th January 2009

    Pros: Nice setting, cool town

    Cons: Limited expert terrain, slow lifts

    I visited Kandersteg a few years ago while on a Boy Scout trip to the International Scout Center there. Kandersteg is a cool mountain town, and obviously a... Full review

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  • 5

    Kandersteg Review

    by anonymous_user - 1st August 2005



    Kandersteg has wonderful things to do for all ages. There is plenty of redtraunts, scenery, and you can learn to ski it is the best place around.... Full review

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