Ice Fishing Melchsee-Frutt

Ice fishing just like up North

Ice fishing – an exciting winter adventure for those who love fishing. On a sunny day or in the midst of snow flurries, either way, ice fishing is fun on the spectacular high plateau of Melchsee-Frutt. 

At Melchsee-Frutt you have the opportunity to spend an unforgettable day of ice fishing. Accompanied by guides, you cut your own opening on Melchsee or Tannensee and with a bit of luck you may pull out some good-sized trout or char.

Ice fishing (event with overnight accommodation or just one day of ice fishing) is available from mid-January to late March, but only on certain dates and under the professional supervision of the ice fishing guides of Melchsee-Frutt. These dates are listed at Reservations are required as the event is very popular and space is limited. Children aged 10 and older are welcome.

The rules according to the information leaflet apply.

Additional information

Buy ticket

Buy your ticket from the SBB Shop or SBB Mobile app. You can also buy a ticket from the driver, at all ticket terminals, PostBus sales offices and at the counter of your nearest railway station.

Additional ticketing apps and online shops can be found in our overview.

Timetable / travel information

You will find the entire Swiss public transport timetable online here.

Route open all year


Take the S5 train from Lucerne to the Sarnen railway station, change to PostBus route 343 and continue to the final stop at Stöckalp. Return by the same route.


For groups of 10 people or more, a reservation is required on the previous day until 16.00 h at the latest. Tel. 0848 100 222

Reservations for individual travelers (1-9 persons) are not accepted. Reservations are required for groups of 10 or more. 

Bicycle transport

No bicycle transport fixtures available in/on the vehicle

Wheelchair accessibility

Wheelchair access to the postbus guaranteed

Special comments:
Reservations for wheelchair accessibility must be made for the applicable route. Call Tel. 0848 100 222.

Contact details


Tourismusverein Melchsee-Frutt, Melchtal, Kerns
Sarnerstrasse 1
6064 Kerns