Skiing areas in Switzerland


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For those who enjoy an active vacation, we have lots of suggestions in Switzerland. Use our Travel Guide as a source of inspiration for planning your next adventure and browse through descriptions and route details of the most beautiful skiing areas.
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The 10 most beautiful ski runs in Switzerland

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Freeride skiing · Gotthard Group
Variante Guspis in Andermatt - vom Gemsstock nach Hospental
recommended route Difficulty easy
10.3 km
2:00 h
110 m
1,561 m
Der Varianten-Klassiker von Andermatt. Tolles Skigelände mit vielen Variantenmöglichkeiten und der Abfahrt über die Gotthardpass-Straße.
Freeride durch das Val d'Arlas
Freeride skiing · Engadin St. Moritz
Freeride from Sass Queder to the Diavolezza valley station
Premium content Difficulty moderate
2.9 km
0:47 h
1 m
862 m
The Engadine is widely regarded as a noble ski area. Those who can afford it can expect an extensive network of pistes and all kinds of freeride options, such as the descent through the Val d'Arlas.
Freeride am Laub
Freeride skiing · Engelberg
From the foliage to the Gerschnialp gondola
Premium content Difficulty moderate
4.1 km
1:30 h
28 m
1,214 m
The foliage is the well-known deep-snow descent from the Stand to the Geschnialp.
Groß Schnee vom Gipfel
Freeride skiing · Säntisgebiet
Departure from Säntis to Wasserauen
recommended route Difficulty moderate
8.5 km
2:30 h
0 m
1,604 m
Scenic descent with about 1600 metres of altitude!
Freeride skiing · Switzerland
From Corne de Soirebois to Mottec
Premium content Difficulty moderate
5.5 km
1:22 h
25 m
1,328 m
Marked north slope descent from just under 3000 m altitude, offering many short freeride passages to the right and left of the piste.
The first descent on the tour
Freeride skiing · Arosa Lenzerheide
Lenzerheide - Arosa - Tschiertschen - Ski Safari
recommended route Difficulty moderate
29.3 km
3:30 h
50 m
3,150 m
This is a scenic roundtour between the resorts of Lenzerheide, Arosa and Tschiertschen. The tour has a couple of nice deep snow descents, but also a few flat sections that make it a little more difficult (but not impossible) for snowboarders. 
Freeride in der Lenzerheide
Freeride skiing · Arosa Lenzerheide
From the Rothorn via Tschiertschen to Parpan
Premium content Difficulty difficult
24.9 km
4:00 h
1,804 m
3,140 m
The extended freeride variant runs through the ski areas of Lenzerheide, Arosa and Tschiertschen and is easily doable for good skiers.
Freeriden vom Gamserrugg nach Grabs auf der Galferroute
Freeride skiing · Ostschweiz/Liechtenstein
Freeriden auf der Galferroute vom Gamserrugg nach Grabs
recommended route Difficulty moderate
9.2 km
0:40 h
0 m
1,553 m
1`600 Höhenmeter Freeriden auf der Markierten aber nicht präparierten Galferroute im Toggenburg.
Haldigrat overview
Freeride skiing · Switzerland
recommended route Difficulty moderate
1.8 km
0:12 h
0 m
690 m
Haldigrat was a secret freeride spot for a number of years. Recently it's become relatively well known, but on the right day it can still be a great day out.
Freeride durch das Vallon d'Arby
Freeride skiing · Switzerland
Through the Vallon d'Arby to La Tzoumaz
Premium content Difficulty easy
6.3 km
1:02 h
2 m
1,014 m
Through the Vallon d'Arby, the tour, which is considered one of the most beautiful in the region, leads over 1000 metres of altitude to La Tzoumaz.
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Haldigrat by Grin
December 15, 2022 · Community
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