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Sledge & Velogemel

Downhill run into the valley

Eigervision GmbH
Endweg 36
CH-3818 Grindelwald
+41 33 853 55 66

info@eigervision.ch

Sledge & a Grindelwald Original

A speedy sleigh ride in the snow is as much a part of winter as fondue and Christmas.
Once on the mountain, the individual sledges are distributed - headlamps are provided for night time sledging. After careful instruction, participants mount their sledges or Velogemels and set off down a prepared sledge run back to the valley. The Velogemel is a type of traditional wooden ski/sledge bike, developed and patented more than 100 years ago in Grindelwald.

Safety precautions: Sledging and Velogemel rides are great fun. In order that participants reach the end safely, we follow these safety requirements: A maximum of 12 guests are allocated per guide. Guests are carefully instructed before departure. At night, the guests are equipped with headlights with a taillight. The guides wear safety vests in order to be more visible, and are in contact with each other via radio and/or mobile technology. We recommend to refrain from alcohol before departure, and to make dinner plans for after sledging.

  • Number of participants: 10 to 200 persons (with Velogemel up to 40 persons)
  • Duration of sledging: depending on the route, 30 - 90 mins
  • Costs: on request
  • Season: December - March (winter season)
  • Optional activity combinations: Sledge building, Alpine games, Snow sculpting, Stollenloch, outdoor Aperitif, Fondue making
  • Location: Grindelwald
  • Applicable for: side event seminar or workshop, incentive, team event, corporate event

Eigervision GmbH
Endweg 36
CH-3818 Grindelwald
+41 33 853 55 66

info@eigervision.ch

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