GletscherThe orienteering highlight at 3000 meters above sea. The SOW entry fee includes a ticket to the Glacier 3000. The ticket is valid for one roundtrip during the SOW week and will be handed out at the check-in together with all other informations.

From monday to wednesday (after stages 2 and 3 and on the restday) the trip to the glacier is even more attractive.  On these three days you can practice orienteering in a maze on the glacier, at 3000 meters above sea.

Opening hours of the glacier event

  • Monday, 5 August 2019, stage 2: 12:30 - 15:30 (last start)
  • Tuesday, 6 August 2019, stage 3: 12:30 - 15:30 (last start)


  • parallel course, 2 runners start at the same time and compete against each other
  • course length about 500 m
  • results are available on the SOW website

Entry fee

  • CHF 1.--, to be paid on-site

Please note

  • between the cable-car station and the glacier event, only the marked trails must be used
  • last descent of the cable-car: 16:50
  • last postbus from Col du Pillon to Gstaad: 17:41

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