Erich von Däniken Path, Beatenberg

On the biographical Erich von Däniken Path you can find a lot of interesting information on this citizen of Beatenberg and world famous author of bestsellers.

Meniggrund woodland experience

Back in 1999 the hurricane Lothar created extensive damage in Switzerland’s woodlands, with umpteen fallen trees and places stripped bear. Learn more about this vital form of life, the importance of woodlands and their significance for the environment in which we live as well as people. Start and finish of the path is by the Meniggrund parking lot (Strasse Zwischenflüh Post – Seebergsee). Length 2km, duration 1 1/4hrs. Two grill spots and a covered wooden platform are found along the way.

Cross-country paradise and World Cup trails

Cross-country skiers will find sufficient challenges on 75 km of trails. These include 34 km of skating trails, 11 km dog trails and 2.5 km of nighttime trails.

The resort with international atmosphere is the largest venue for holidays, sport and conferences in the Alps. And at 1560m altitude the highest town in the Alps, as well as top cross-country region with longstanding tradition.