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Kandersteg
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Coat of arms
Country Switzerland
Canton Berne
District Frutigen-Niedersimmental
Area
 • Total 134.56 km2 (51.95 sq mi)
Elevation 1,174 m (3,852 ft)
Highest elevation (Balmhorn) 3,698 m (12,133 ft)
Lowest elevation (Bühl) 1,150 m (3,770 ft)
Population (Dec 2015 )
 • Total 1,314
 • Density 9.765/km2 (25.292/sq mi)
Postal code 3718
Surrounded by Adelboden, Blatten (Lötschen) (VS), Ferden (VS), Frutigen, Kandergrund, Kippel (VS), Lauterbrunnen, Leukerbad (VS), Reichenbach im Kandertal, Wiler (Lötschen) (VS)

Kandersteg is a municipality in the administrative district of Frutigen-Niedersimmental in the canton of Berne in Switzerland. It is located along the valley of the River Kander, west of the Jungfrau massif.

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