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.


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 registration portal opens on 1st of December 2018 for Cup registration. Benefit from a 15 % discount on the entry fee when registering for at least three of the four races. The registration takes place on the Internet at Trackmaxx with online payment of the entry fee. 150 of the coveted starting places at the Niesenlauf for individual starters and 100 for relays are reserved for Cup participants. The registration portal for individual registrations without Cup participation will open on 1st of January 2019.


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