Water Skiing in Interlaken, Bern-Mittelland, Switzerland

Best wind direction:
Average wind speed:
4 knots/7.4 kph
Average air temperature:
Bern is the capital city of Switzerland and the fifth most populous city in the country. It is also the capital of the Canton of Bern which is the second most populous among cantons. The official language in Bern is German but the main language the residents speak is the Alemannic dialect, called Bernese German. Bern is situated on the Swiss plateau in the Canton of Bern, in the north of the Bernese Alps and slightly in the west of the Swiss geographical center.

In Bern and nearby the city, there are many sports that can be performed. In Interlaken in particular, water sports dominate the locals and visitors interest, with water skiing being the most popular. The lake is beautiful and the conditions to practice water skiing are ideal.

The lake has a maximum length of 17.5 km /10.9 mi long, allowing many water skiers to practice together and a lot of space to show off your tricks! Maximum width of the lake is at 3.5 km /2.3 mi and the surface area is 48.3 m² /520 ft².

Average depth of the lake is at 136 m /446 ft and the maximum depth reaches at 217 m /712 ft. The water volume is up to 6.5 m² /70 ft² and the surface elevation is at 558 m /1831 ft. The wind blows ideally from west-northwest, northwest and southeast with an average speed of 4 knots/7.4 kph. Average air temperature is 7-20°C/44.6-68°F, depending on the season.

Around and on the beach, there are schools and shops with experienced and friendly staff to help you out. So, if you find yourself in Bern, pay a visit to Interlaken and enjoy the water skiing experience.

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Lausanne
64.1 miles/104 km, 1 hour 9 minutes
Head east on Pl. Saint-Francois/Route 9 to Av. du Théâtre, continue along Av. Benjamin-Constant, the Av. Benjamin-Constant turns slightly right and becomes Rue Caroline, turn right at Av. de Béthusy / Route 1, turn left into Rue du Bugnon / Route 1,continue to follow the Route 1, go through 1 roundabout, turn left at Route de Berne / Route 1, take the exit towards Simplon / Gd-St-Bernard / Fribourg, enter the A9, at junction 14-La Veyre, stay right and follow the signs for E27/A12 to Bern / Fribourg (Road with controlled toll) take exit 12-Bern-Bümpliz for Köniz, enter the Weissensteinstrasse, turn left into Schwarzenburgstrasse, continue to Eigerstrasse / Route 10, continue to follow the Route 10, turn left into Aegertenstrasse, continue to Bernastrasse, turn left into Kirchenfeldbrücke, turn right at Casinoplatz, take the first turn left to stay on Casinoplatz, continue to Amthausgasse.
75.1 miles/122 km, 1 hour 25 minutes
Head southeast on Tiefenhöfe to Talstrasse, road restricted, turn right at Talstrasse, turn left into Bleicherweg, turn right onto the ramp to Luzern, enter the Tunnelstrasse / Route 3, continue to follow the Route 3, turn right at the N8/Schimmelstrasse, continue to follow the N8, turn left into Hohlstrasse/N8/Route 3, keep left to continue toward Duttweilerstrasse, turn right at Duttweilerstrasse, turn left into Pfingstweidstrasse / Route 3, keep left to continue toward A1h, continue to follow the Route 3, continue to A1h (signals A3/Bern/Basel) (Road with controlled toll) continue to A1, keep left, follow the signs to Bern / Aarau / Mägenwil, keep left, follow signs for E25/Lausanne/Bern/Biel/Oensingen, continue to A6, take exit 12-Bern-Ostring to Freudenbergerplatz, turn right at the Freudenbergerplatz, turn right at Ostring / Route 6, at the roundabout, take the 2nd exit towards Thunstrasse / Route 10, continue to follow the Thunstrasse, go through 1 roundabout, continue to Kirchenfeldbrücke, turn right at Casinoplatz, take the first turn left to stay on Casinoplatz, continue to Amthausgass.
Bern Airport,
5.1 miles/9.6 km

Take a train from anywhere in Switzerland and disembark at Bern central station.


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