The curious name of Big Pintenfritz («Big Pub Fritz») refers to a village innkeeper who supposedly inaugurated the run after a bet.
SBB RailAway leisure shop
Combined offer: journey using public transport and leisure offer (also for existing tickets) to The longest toboggan run in Europe
Starting point: Faulhorn (2,166 m.a.s.l.)
Accessibility of starting point: By Foot / Gondola lift / Postal bus / Bus
Finishing point: Grindelwald (1,034 m.a.s.l.)
Altitude difference: 1132 metres
Length: 15 kilometres
Level of difficulty: Medium
Toboggan hire onsite: Yes
Illuminated for night sledging: No
Option to eat: At the start, on the move and at the finish
Had a week in Grindlewald over Christmas 2010 Absolutley thought the sled runs from Mannlichen were wonderful for a couple of amateurs from sunny Queensland. Also perfect. White Christmas Thanks Again
Some detail of the run would be useful, eg where to start (Mannlichen?) Does this connect to Rita's speedway? Images also a good idea!