Water sports & Fishing

Refresh yourself in the Heidsee nearby or enjoy stress-relieved sunny days at the Churwalden lido. We guarantee cheery bathing fun for the whole family. In addition, the Heidsee is perfect for fishing. You would appreciate some more action? River rafting canoe driving in the waters nearby promise a lot of thrill and fun.

Heidsee Lake

Heidsee Lake

Water sports centre Heidsee

The Heidsee, an idyllic mountain lake at 1500 metres above sea level, warms up in summer to 20 °C and more and is perfect for swimming and for other water sports activities. Thermals of 3 to 5 Bft make every surfer’s and sailor’s heart beat faster. Take a ride in one of the plenty motorless boats for rent and enjoy the landscape around the Heidsee. A wind-protected sun terrace invites to pause, and you can use of the beach volleyball court for free.

At the water sports centre, you have the possibility of renting different pieces of water sports equipment:

Types of boats

  • Stand up paddle boards – IT’S THE TREND!
  • Pedalos
  • Rowboats
  • Hydrobikes / kayaks
  • Tandem hydrobikes / kayaks for 2
  • Alligator

Sailing boats

  • Laser / Smart Cat / Happy Cat
  • Optimist / Bic Open

Windsurfing material for beginners and experts

  • Surfboard with rig
  • Only rig / board
  • Wetsuits inclusive of shoes
  • Trapeze belts



Windsurfing & sailing courses

In addition, we offer various windsurfing and sailing courses for beginners and advanced, instructed by skilled teachers:

  • Trial lessons windsurfing | July & August on every Sun, 10:30 a.m.-12:00 noon
  • Weekly windsurfing & sailing courses | Mon-Thu in total 4 lessons at 2.5 hours (2 hours for children aged from 6 years up)

The weekly courses for beginners always take place in the morning and those for advanced take place in the afternoon.

By agreement, private lessons and group courses are of course offered as well.