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Summer on the ice flow

Tangy Alpine air, a place in the sun at the Aletsch Glacier and a clear view of the most beautiful 4,000-meter (13,000-foot) peaks of Valais – welcome to the mountain summer in Riederalp, Bettmeralp and Fiesch-Eggishorn. Welcome to the Aletsch Arena. 

Top 3 hikes

Along a spectacular mountain ridge, past deep-blue mountain lakes, through fragrant Swiss stone pine forests or with constant views of the Great Aletsch Glacier – the Top 3 hikes in the Aletsch Arena promise no end of happy hiking.
Themed Adventure Trail (ridge path) from Moosfluh to Riederfurka

Views of the Great Aletsch Glacier and the mountain scenery, coupled with informative adventure stations: on this hike, education, wonder and enjoyment go hand in hand.

Circular hike from Bettmerhorn to Bettmeralp via Märjelensee

The Great Aletsch Glacier, landscapes shaped by the perpetual ice, colourful alpine flora and an idyllic glacial lake. Experience glorious nature in all its facets!

Hike from Belalp to Riederalp via the suspension bridge

The adrenaline buzz on the suspension bridge, the imposing view of the glacier gate and ancient Swiss stone pines in Aletsch Forest make this hike a truly impressive experience.

Top 3 mountain bike tours

Over 100 kilometres of action-packed routes, a spectacular panorama with the Great Aletsch Glacier as the star player, fresh Valais mountain air and the most liberating nature experience in the Alps: welcome to the Aletsch Arena, welcome to your mountain-bike paradise. Whether you’re using sheer muscle power or electrical assistance, you can enjoy a limitless biking experience here and the perfect biking holidays in Switzerland.
E-MTB Tour Riederalp - Märjela

This E-MTB tour offers more than just sheer biking fun! The tour across the entire Aletsch plateau also promises a variety of landscapes and spectacular views to enjoy.

Top 3 winter walks

Whirling snowflakes gently transform the Aletsch Arena into a silent wonderland of pristine white beauty. The soothing peace and quiet can best be enjoyed on a winter hike. In the Aletsch Arena, 72 kilometres of winter walking trails criss-cross the breathtaking natural landscape of Valais. The fresh mountain air strengthens your immune system, letting you breathe freely and deeply as you walk and enjoy the liberating feeling of inner contentment. 
Winter hike Fiescheralp - Riederalp

Idyllic winter scenes and magnificent views of the 4000-metre peaks of Valais. The fantastic winter hiking trail takes you across the whole of the Aletsch Arena’s sunny plateau.

Winter hike Moosfluh - Riederalp

The Great Aletsch Glacier, the 4000-metre peaks of Valais, Villa Cassel. On this spectacular panoramic winter hike, it’s one highlight after another.

Top 3 sled slopes

Steep downhill sections, tight curves and thrilling speeds: sledging in the Aletsch Arena is a sure way to get your adrenaline fix. The high-speed experience on the Moosfluh Sledge Run, the Blätz Sledging Slope and the Fiescheralp-Lax Sledge Run are fun for the whole family. 
Sledge run Moosfluh – Riederalp

5.3km of unparalleled sledging fun, accompanied by fantastic views of the Valais mountains: from the mountain station of Gletscherbahn Moosfluh (at 2,333m) down to Riederalp.

Sledge run Moosfluh – Bettmeralp

High-speed sledging fun from the mountain station of Gletscherbahn Moosfluh (at 2,333m) down to Bettmeralp. With a fabulous vista of the Valais mountains thrown in for free.

Sledge run Fiescheralp – Laxerwald - Lax

Fast-paced stretches, idyllic forest sections, fabulous mountains views extending as far as the Matterhorn: the superbly prepared sledge run offers 11km of sheer downhill pleasure.