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Sparenmoos - Site Alp - Sparenmoos

2,95 km
1:00 hrs.
116 m
113 m
TOP Easy
Best season
Starting point of the tour
Berghaus Sparenmoos
Destination of the tour
Berghaus Sparenmoos
Lowest point
1.571 m
Highest point
1.660 m
  • Scenic
  • Loop
  • Refreshment stops available
  • Family friendly
  • Groomed snow
Source : Gstaad Saanenland Tourismus

A short winter hike with beautiful views over the Simmental, western Bernese Oberland and the Vaud Alps.

Zweisimmen is the gateway to the world-renowned Gstaad-Saanenland region. Sparenmoos is located above this cosy village on a mountain terrace with several elongated hills. This panoramic winter hiking trail on high moorland countryside starts to the west of the Berghotel Sparenmoos. The winter hike to the Site Alp begins east of the Berghaus Sparenmoos. On a flat slope it takes you to the Site Alpe restaurant. This hike offers a spectacular views of the Simmental and the Bernese Alps. With the view into the Simmental ahead, the path takes a short climb up to the turning point at restaurant Site Alp. The way back is parallel to the Berghaus Sparenmoos. It is possible to take the sled back to Zweisimmen.
Sparenmoos - Site Alp - Sparenmoos
Public Transit
By train to Zweisimmen. Then by bus to Sparenmoos.

More information about the bus schedule:, +41 79 339 94 29

Parking Sparenmoos


From Heimchueweid: One way road drivable with snow chains or 4x4.

Way up: xx:30 - xx:45

Way down: xx:00 - xx:15

Due to the limited number of parking spaces, we recommend parking at the train station in Zweisimmen and then taking the bus.

Getting There
The Destination Gstaad is located in the south-west of Switzerland right on the border to the French-speaking part of the country. The Destination is easily accessed by rail or car from the regions around Lake Thun and Lake Geneva and the Gruyere region Direct connections to the European high-speed rail network and all international airports in Switzerland guarantee a time-saving and pleasant journey. The main means of transport in the destination of Gstaad are the "MOB" (Montreux-Oberland Bernois) train and numerous post bus lines. 

More information on Travel & Public Transport.

Additional Information
Verein Sparenmoos Aktiv

3770 Zweisimmen

Map and arrival