Lake Thun canoeing trail

Canoeing and stand-up-paddling on the canoeing trail

Active recreation on Lake Thun

Beginner or advanced, alone of in a group: Gliding through cool water – in the canoe or with the stand-up-paddle – belongs to the nicest activities on the smooth lake, especially on warm summer days. On the Lake Thun canoeing trail, which goes from Gwatt to Leissigen, discover numerous natural beauties. At five rental stations you will get the right board or appropriate canoe for all levels. In order for your trip to be perfect, we will gladly give you further tips about how you can, for example, fortify yourself for more paddle strokes at one of the numerous secluded picknick areas.


Highlights of the canoeing trail

  • Discover natural beauties with the canoe or SUP

  • One-way-deal: The canoe or SUP can be taken and returned at any place

  • Inspiration for the numerous options of routes on the canoeing trail flyer


  • Break on the shore: secluded picknick areas and various firepits await

The five rental stations

From Gwatt to Leissigen

You take a canoe or stand-up-paddle at one of the five locations and then spend unforgettable summer moments on Lake Thun. At which rental station you return your watersport equipment after your tour, is up to you.

Canoe group reservation

The perfect activity for your next group excursion

Are you planning a school outing, a scout’s camp, a wedding or your next team-building excursion? We gladly welcome your group on the Lake Thun canoeing trail. Enjoy an adventurous canoe ride together on Lake Thun. After the sportive activity the cosy get-together shouldn’t be left out: The Bistro Blue Turtle in Faulensee or the Restaurant Deltapark in Gwatt offers groups various culinary delights. The perfect end to an adventurous day. 

Vouchers for the canoeing trail Lake Thun

The gift idea for watersport enthusiasts

The ideal gift for every event, whether it is a birthday, graduation or a small thank you in between: How about a trip with a canoe including a picknick for the whole family, or a voucher for one hour stand-up-paddling for the best friend? There are various vouchers available for the canoeing trail Lake Thun.

Did you know?


canoes are standing ready at the rental stations


kilometers of paddle fun from Gwatt to Leissigen


rentals per season

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