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, 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 young people.

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

Statistic fee season permit: CHF 50.00
When submitting the statistics within until the 31 october 2022 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 by the vending machine. The machine is locatet at the old station at Melchsee-Frutt, in front of the tourist office.

Fishing rods are avalable 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