Randa toboggan runTobogganing

The toboggan run in Randa is ideal for families with children. Located in the heart of the village, it requires no great physical effort: the slope is gentle, not too long and not too steep.

Best season

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Description

This sledge run is also suitable for smaller children. The gradient is moderate, and parents have an overview of the whole slope. A real treat for youngsters, to the delight of the grown-ups.
From the village down to the railway station
We recommend:
  • Toboggan
  • Warm winter clothing with gloves and hat
  • Warm, waterproof footwear
  • Helmet, where appropriate
Additional information and recommendations are available from the guest information centre at Randa station.
  • Please be considerate to others on the toboggan run.
  • Adapt riding and speed to your ability and the conditions.
  • Small children must always be accompanied by an adult.
  • Do not leave the marked trails.
  • It is forbidden to toboggan on the ski pistes.
The drive from Visp to Randa takes about 30–40 min. The road leads through the wild and beautiful Mattertal valley.
There is a public multi-storey car park by the railway station in Randa; simply follow the signs.
By train to Randa: less than 3½ hours from Zürich airport or 4 hours from Geneva airport. Change at Visp onto the Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn (Matterhorn Gotthard Railway). From Visp, the railway leads through the Mattertal valley past idyllic small villages to Randa.

Map and arrival

Condition 

Technique 

Experience 

Landscape 

Difficulty easy
Distance 0,2 km
Ascent 0 m
Descent 29 m
Duration 0,5 h
Lowest point 1410 m
Highest point 1439 m

Starting point of the tour:

Randa (1'439 m)

Destination of the tour:

Randa (1'439 m)

Properties:

  • Nice views
  • Tour route
  • With refreshment stops
  • Suitable for families and children

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Tour map (PDF)
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GPS-Track (.gpx)