Climbing Tour Lobhorn-Traverse

No climbing tour in the region can compete with the views from the unique Lobhörner. Take in views of local 4000m peaks, and marvel at your position on the imposing Lobhorn towers. This extraordinary tour is an absolute must for all climbers.

Quick Facts

 Climbing Tour over the Lobhörner in the Lauterbrunnental
 1 Day
 Experience Level: Competent
 Fitness Level: Sporty
 Technique: 4c

From CHF 395

From CHF 395

Tour Details

  • Fitness Level: Sporty
  • Experience Level: Competent
  • Technique: 4c

Private Tour

1 person CHF 790 per group
2 people CHF 395 per person

Day 1: Crossing the Lobhörner

Meet your guide and take the small mountain gondola from Isenfluh to Sulwald. From Sulwald, the hike to the Lobhörner takes approximately 2.5 hours. After a generous break, you will begin climbing over the small and large Lobhorn on climbs of up to grade IV. Enjoy the impressive views once more from the summit before rappelling down to the saddle and beginning your hike back to Sulwald.

  • Approach: 2.5 hours
  • Climbing time: 3-4 hours
  • Descent: 2 hours

Season June - October
Departures for private tours Private tours can be booked daily
Meeting point 6:45am bottom station cable car Isenfluh-Sulwald


  • Guiding from a licenced mountain guide/ aspirant guide
  • His or her expenses

  • Your expenses
  • Snacks
  • Rental equipment
  • Costs for a taxi if needed (guests pay for the guides share)


  • 20-25l


  • Warm, functional clothing
  • Rain jacket
  • Rain pants
  • Mountaineering or hiking pants
  • Sunhat
  • Gloves
  • Beanie or headband


  • Crampon proof mountaineering boots

The basics

  • Sunglasses (category 3 or 4)
  • Sunscreen lotion and lip balm (minimum factor 30, 50 better)
  • Thermos flask, drink bottle
  • GA or Half Fare Travelcard (if you have)
  • Camera and binoculars (optional)

Technical Equipment

  • Harness
  • Helmet
  • 120cm sling
  • Locking carabiner
  • Hiking poles (optional)

General Information for Mountaineering School

Our team is here for you. If you have any questions, please contact us or visit us in our shop in Grindelwald. We are happy to help!

OUTDOOR - Mountaineering School Grindelwald

Dorfstrasse 103
3818 Grindelwald

0041 (0)33 224 07 01


Trip status for group courses

1-2 days before your tour or course we will review the weather forecast and conditions with the mountain guide to determine if we can operate. We will contact you by phone with an update.

Minimum of participants (group tours)

As soon as the minimum number of participants is reached, we will send you a confirmation by email.


If we have to cancel your tour, you have the option to reschedule to a new date, or you will receive a full refund.


Please refer to the equipment list for your tour or course. At our shop in Grindelwald, you can purchase technical equipment, mountain clothing, shoes, and backpacks. We also have technical equipment available for rent.


Choose functional clothing that is moisture-wicking and quick-drying. Dress in layers so you can easily react to temperature changes. The range at our shop in Grindelwald is tailored to mountain tours and our expert staff are happy to advise you on the best clothing for your tour or course.


Lunch is not included in the offer. We recommend bringing bars, dried fruits, nuts, or a sandwich. The amount you will need to drink depends on your individual needs and the length of the tour. We recommend .75 -1.5 liters of water, warm tea, isotonic drinks, or whatever you prefer. We also recommend that you hydrate enough the day before, so your body is well prepared for the tour.


A mountain hut is not a hotel. Running water is not guaranteed and electricity is not available everywhere, so it is not always possible to charge batteries or phones. If you have special dietary needs, please inform us in advance so we can make arrangements with the hut.


Our tours and courses are led by IVBV certified mountain guides or mountain guide aspirants. We prioritise your safety by requiring regular training to ensure our guides have relevant, up to date knowledge. Outdoor is certified by the Swiss Council for Accident Prevention (BFU) and our safety and emergency concepts are audited by this organization annually.

General terms of contract

Our General Terms and Conditions apply. 

General Terms and Conditions

You don't own the equpiment needed? Rent it from us:

Winter rentals

Summer rentals

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