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Skiing with kids: Gerschnialp (Engelberg)

As you can read in the recent post, one beautiful winter day at the beginning of March our family set off to a famous resort in Engelberg. While our joined his hockey team, I and our little set out on a walk around Lake Trübsee. And my husband took our younger son to ski. They chose the area of Gerschnialp, which is very suitable for children and beginners because of its blue runs.

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Skiing with kids: Jaunpass

The small winter resort of Jaunpass (1 508 m.a.s.l) in the Simmental area has everything winter pleasure seekers can wish for: well-groomed broad slopes, cross-country skiing, and winter hiking trails. Moreover, here you can enjoy a bit of adrenaline when renting popular snow bikes. Continue Reading

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Skiing with kids: Schwarzsee

We have already been twice to Schwarzsee (literally the Black Lake) in the Canton of Fribourg, but only in spring and summer, not in winter. So last weekend we decided to rectify this imperfection and went skiing to this friendly little ski area. You can read about our experience there in my today´s blog post. Continue Reading

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Sledding with kids: Tschenten Alp (Adelboden)

Adelboden is a nice ski resort known, among other things, that it hosts FIS Ski Alpine slalom race at the beginning of each year (I wrote about it here). On Saturday we came here exceptionally not for skiing, but for sledding because in the area of Tschenten Alps you can find “Schlittelpark”, which offers about 14 km of sledding trails. And we couldn´t resist trying it!

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Skiing with kids: Marbachegg

During one of our recent visits to Kambly, we couldn´t help but notice the large posters inviting to visit the nearby sports center in Marbachegg. And since we love exploring new places, we wanted to test how the skiing outside the Swiss Alps would be. You can read about our experience there in my today´s post.

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Adelboden – skiing for all

Last year we found a nice place in the Bernese Alps in the ski region Adelboden-Lenk, which is suitable for all ages, skiers, and non-skiers. In the part of Adelboden called Boden (1290 m.n.m.), there is below the hill Chuenisbärgli located a great place for those who enjoy winter fun.

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