Barbecue sites

Here you find all the barbecue sites on Melchsee-Frutt.

Please note: Reservations are not possible.

 

1 ) Vogelbüel

It is only a short walk of about 5 minutes from the Melchsee-Frutt mountain station to the Vogelbüel barbecue site at the Melchsee. The barbecue site is easily accessible with a stroller. There is a toilet in the immediate vicinity.

Equipment:
Dry wood, a grate plus 4 tables with seating are available at the site.

Swiss Families barbecue site

The Vogelbüel barbecue site is listed in the “Schweizer Familie” magazine.

 

2 ) Balmeregg

The barbecue site at Balmeregg is only accessible on foot. Either take the path from the mountain station towards Vogelbüel and walk along the Melchsee lake below the Glogghuis mountains or follow the paved road past the beautiful Frutt chapel. It is a convenient trip aboard the Fruttli train from the mountain station to the Distelboden stop.

It is about 25 minutes walk from the Melchsee-Frutt mountain station, about 30 minutes from the Dempfelsmatt parking lot and about 10 minutes from the Fruttli train stop at Distelboden.

Equipment:
Dry wood, a grate and seating are available at the site, toilet in the immediate vicinity.

 

 

 

3 ) BergSeeStrand

The BergSeeStrand barbecue site is about 15 minutes from the new mountain station. Don’t want to walk? No problem, just catch the Fruttli train from the old mountain station to the climbing garden stop. The BergSeeStrand barbecue site is at the entrance to the climbing garden at Melchsee-Frutt. Not only seasoned climbers, but beginners also, will enjoy the climbing wall.

Equipment:
Dry wood, a grate and seating are available at this site. Reservations are not possible. There is also a toilet at the site.

 

 

 

 

4 ) Old mountain station

The barbecue site at the old cable railway mountain station is located on the roof of the building near the children’s playground. The barbecue site is easily accessible with a stroller.

Equipment:
Dry wood, a grate and tables and seating are available at the site, toilets next to the tourist office in the old mountain station.

 

 

 

 

5 ) Schnuer

As you take a leisurely stroll along the Melchsee from the mountain station to the barbecue site at “Schnuer” you may with luck see some marmots near the pine dam.

It is about 50 minutes from the Melchsee-Frutt new mountain station, and just on 55 minutes from the Dempfelsmatt parking lot. The barbecue site at “Schnuer” is also easily reached with the Fruttli train. The stop is located right by the barbecue area.

Equipment:
Dry wood, a grate and covered seating are available at the site. Reservations are not possible.

There is a toilet nearby.

 

 

 

 

 

6 ) Tannensee

This barbecue area is right on the Tannensee. The site is about 1 hour and 10 minutes from the mountain station and the route is suitable for strollers. The ride with the Fruttli train is a real treat. The Fruttli train covers the route from Melchsee-Frutt to Tannalp. It takes about another 10 minutes from the Berggasthaus Tannalp to the barbecue site on foot.

Equipment:
Dry wood, a grate and covered seating are available at the site. Reservations are not possible. The closest toilet is at the Berggasthaus Tannalp.