Insider’s tip and family mountain

Children's zoo, playground, camp fire, mountain trails: The Rinerhorn is the insiders' secret for family holidays. Your child's heart will start to beat faster when he reaches the Alpine children's zoo at the top station. The «Äbirügg» camp fire site, which can also be reached easily with pushchairs, is perfect for a relaxed picnic. Hiking trails with spectacular views will enchant both young and old alike. The Rinerhorn is also the ideal starting point for hikes into the Sertigtal valley, to Monstein or into the Ducantal valley. And what's more, mountain bikers, too, will find a lot to like here.

Alpine Children's Zoo and Playground

At an altitude of 2000 m above sea level a whole host of small and large animals (pigs, chickens,dwarf goats, domestic goats and, a recent addition, alpacas) are waiting for you to come and stroke them above the Rinerhorn mountain restaurant. The zoo is open from the end of June to the end of September weather-permitting. Admission is free. There is also a large children's playground beside the Jatzmeder mountain restaurant. Two large sandpits with a range of different play equipment, a bouncy castle, a slackline and now also a trampoline and a large climbing frame and play tower are a guarantee for hours of fun and exercise.

  • Open from end of June to the end of September
  • Free entry

Kick bikes - Ready, steady go!

Get on and off you go. A unique opportunity not to have to use your feet to get back to the valley Take the plunge and whiz down on a kick bike. The 4.5 km long thrill-filled run leads from the Rinerhorn top station to the bottom station in Glaris.

  • Kick bike hire at the Rinerhorn upper station
  • Hire includes bike helmet
  • Adults from 18 years: CHF 15.-
  • Teenagers and children: CHF 10.-
  • Rinerhorn kick bike run map 

BBQs & Picnic Sites

Secluded picnic spots: Not every BBQ has to include a long hike - you will find several easily accessible and well-equipped BBQs and picnic spots on our mountains. Äbirügg, Rinerhorn picnic spot: approx. 1/2 hour walk from the Jatzmeder/Rinerhorn top station along hiking trail no. 70 which is suitable for pushchairs and wheelchairs. Firewood is provided and there are also wooden tables and benches.

Mountain Biking

The Rinerhorn offers mountain bikers thrilling and extensive bike tours for all degrees of difficulty. After a pleasant descent, savour the magical panoramic views over the mountains with a reviving drink in one of our mountain restaurants or on the sun terraces. Please note: the Rinerhorn gondola only carries mountain bikers with bikes and not downhillers. Bike maps are available free from all bottom stations. An additional CHF 10.- per station / + trip or CHF 20.- per day is charged for the transport of your bike.

Bergbahnen Rinerhorn AG
Verkaufsstelle Rinerhorn
Landwasserstrasse 49
7277 Davos Glaris
Tel. +41 81 417 00 30

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