18th Niesen-Stairway-Run will take part on the 14th and 15th of June 2019

A great experiance on the longest stairway on the world with 11'674 steps.

The Niesen-Stairwayrun will take part as planned.

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Startlist 2019


Oberland Cup 2019

The four running events: Blüemlisalp-Lauf, Niesenlauf, Abendlauf Wengen and Vogellisi Berglauf have joined forces to form a Cup. 


Advantages and attractive prizes 

Anyone who participates in three of the four races will automatically be considered for the Cup ranking. Not only the first three women, men and relay teams (overall) will win. At the end, attractive prizes will be raffled among all Cup participants. For example, a Sunnto watch or an overnight stay in a double room for two in the Berghaus Niesen Kulm including a ride up and down the mountain, dinner and breakfast buffet.  


Calendar 2019 

26 May 2019: Blüemlisalp Run         

14 / 15 June 2019: Niesenlauf  

28 June 2019: Abendlauf Wengen  

21 July 2019: Vogellisi Berglauf   


Opening registration portal 

The race is fully booked. You can sign up for the waiting list here.


Important Informations

Walking on the stairs of the Niesen Funicular is generally not permitted for safety reasons.
Since each time a ride of the Funicular is possible to stay on the stairs is very dangerous!

Niesen stairway race - the longest stairway in the world