Kandersteg



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Kandersteg
The ski-school office is at the tourist office with all ski-schools meeting at the top of the Oeschinen chair-lift, where there are nursery slopes and a ski-kindergarten; English instruction is available. There are a few souvenir shops, selling the usual Swiss trinkets, army knives etc. Couple of sports shops, small supermarket and a handful of assorted stores necessary for village life. Kandersteg is a popular summer base for hiking, paragliding, riding and mountaineering. There is a summer toboggan run; an outdoor pool; facilities for tennis; pools for fishing and boating on the Oeschinen Lake. The nightlife here is confined to a few bars and mainly hotel restaurants. For food there is little choice outside the hotels, which offer mainly Swiss cuisine. There are also 4 mountain restaurants.