Price for fishing at Melchsee-Frutt

Go fishing for different types of fish at 2,000 metres a.s.l. – you can only do this at Melchsee-Frutt! The dream of every mountain lake fisherman, to catch a “Namaycush” can come true at Melchsee-Frutt. Give it a go. You will be amazed.

Patent issue

To be able to exercise the fishing at Melchsee-Frutt, a special patent must be purchased:

This permit can be acquired at the tourism office on Melchsee-Frutt as well as at the Tutti-Frutt shop, the hotels on Melchsee-Frutt and Tannalp. There is also a vending machine where you can purchase your 1-day patent 24/7.

The season permit is available at the tourism office on Melchsee-Frutt or Kerns. You must be in the possession of a SANA identity card or the sports fisherman Brevet.

This permit is obtainable on request at the tourism office on Melchsee-Frutt or Kerns.

The permit machine is fastened at the old station on Melchsee-Frutt. It is possible to buy 1-day permit for adults and adolescents.

DaysAdultsYoung people
(10-16 years)
1/2-day permit20.0015.00
1-day permit32.0021.00
2-day permit55.0035.00

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Statistic fee 1-day permit CHF 5.00

When submitting the statistics within 7 days the statistics fee will be refunded.

season permit

  • Adults: CHF 400.00 – number of fishes: 150
  • Young people: CHF  250.00 – number of fishes: 150
  • Young people light: CHF 130.00 – number of fishes: 50

Statistic fee season permit: CHF 50.00
When submitting the statistics within until the 31 october of the current year the statistics fee (CHF 50.00) will be refunded.

Renting fishing rods

In the tourism office on Melchsee-Frutt you can rent fishing rods incl. reel and hinge. Rods are available for adults and for children. A reservation is possible – Tel. 041 669 70 60

Rent fishing rod 1-day CHF 10.00
Rent fishing rod ½-day (from 13.00 o’clock) CHF 8.00

Bait and accessories

The Bait material is available in the vending machine. The machine is located at the old station at Melchsee-Frutt, in front of the tourist office.

Fishing rods are available at the tourist office.

Bergsee-Fischen Melchsee-Frutt
c/o Korporation Kerns
Sportbahnen Melchsee-Frutt
Sarnerstrasse 1
6064 Kerns

Tel. +41 (0)41 669 70 60