Aletsch Arena

Valais

icon_overview Overview Last update: 18.01.2017 06:43

Weather forecast for today
. -11°sunny Detailed forecast
Thursday .-9°
Friday .-9°
Depth of snow82 cm 61 cm in resort

icon_snow Snow report

Depth of snow82 cm 61 cm in resort
Snow condition hard
Last snowfall yesterday
Depth of snow in resort at 0 metres 61 cm
Depth of snow on upper runs at 2869 metres 82 cm
Last snowfall in resort yesterday
Last snowfall in ski area yesterday
New snow in resort (past 24h) 6 cm
New snow in ski area (past 24h) 0 cm

Comments from the station crew:
Riederalp: Today: Fun tip: Giant slalom with Photo Zone on the Riederfurka piste (Riederalp West) Bettmeralp: Recommendation: Aletsch + winter hiking pass aletscharena.ch/winter_hiking Fiesch-Eggishorn: Blätz ski lift in Fieschertal - the family paradise for sledging and skiing! aletscharena.ch/blaetz_ski_lift

icon_ski Piste, Aletsch Arena

Pistes open (km)icon status83/104 km 40 km with artificial snowmaking
Lifts openicon status35/36
Condition of runs good-fair0/2 Runs down to resort (open/total)
Runs down to resort (open today / total)0 / 2
Runs down to (altitude) 1050 m (altitude)
Condition of runs down to resort closed
Surface area of pistes 0.95 km²
Number of local pistes 85
Pistes covered by lift pass (regional) 104 km
Number of lifts in ski area 36
Runs floodlit today until 00:00 hr
Length of floodlit runs 0 km

Comments from the station crew:

icon_cross Cross-country skiing, Aletsch Arena

Cross-country classicicon status6/7 km Conditions: closed
Cross-country– skatingicon status6/7 km Conditions: closed
Altitude of cross-country runs1050 - 1950 m (altitude)
Cross-country ski trail floodlit today until 00:00 hr
Floodlit cross-country trails (km open / total) 0 / 0 km
Cross-country trails, dogs permitted (open / total)0 / 0 km
Tel. for cross-country ski info +41 (0)27 928 58 58

icon_funpark Fun park, Aletsch Arena

Half-pipes openicon status0/1
Snowcross pistes openicon status0/0
Snow park openicon status1/3
Snow tube runs openicon status0/0
AirBoard parks openicon status0/0
State of lifts no info
Snow park floodlighting -
Snowboard facilities floodlit today until 00:00 hr
Tel. for fun park info +41 27 928 41 41

icon_sledge Tobogganing, Aletsch Arena

Tobogganing runs openicon status0/20.0 km / 13.0 km
Condition of runs closed
Degree of difficulty easy and intermediate
Vertical difference of all runs (today / total)0 m / 1173 m
Transportation to starting point -
Fully open 0%
Floodlit today (open / total)0.0 km / 0.0 km
Toboggan hire available icon facility available
Tel. for tobogganing info +41 (0)27 971 27 00

icon_hike Winter hiking, Aletsch Arena

Winter walking paths openicon status77/94 km
Snowshoe trails openicon status4/4 km
Winter walking paths from (altitude) 1950 m (altitude)
Number of winter walking paths open today 2
Conditions/events on the trails Closed

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Description

Welcome. Snow? For sure! Winter at the great Aletsch glacier the longest ice flow in the Alps and the heart of the Swiss Alps' Jungfrau-Aletsch UNESCO World Heritage Site. 104 km of perfectly groomed trails | ski in - ski out: out of your front door and straight onto the ski slopes | state-of-the-art lift facilities | freeride trails | more than 70 km of winter hiking trails | snowshoe trails | toboggan runs | snow sport schools

Resort details


Opening hours

Installations open from
09:00 hr
Installations open until
16:30 hr
Start of season:
19.11.2016
End of season:
22.04.2017

Contact

Cable car / funicular
T +41 (0)27 928 41 41
Cross-country skiing:
T +41 (0)27 928 58 58
Tourist office 
T +41 (0)27 928 58 58

Ticketshop

Tickets

Adult:
60.–
Young person:
51.–
Child:
30.–
Senioren

6 Day pass

Adult:
335.–
Young person:
285.–
Child:
168.–
Senioren

All season ticket

Adult:
815.–
Young person:
615.–
Child:
410.–
Senioren
Pricing table

The ideal ski pass for every winter sports fan

The Aletsch Arena: a magical ski resort at the Great Aletsch Glacier with views of over 40 4000-m peaks. 104 km of great pistes at all levels of difficulty, snow parks and freeride routes are easily accessed with 36 cableways, taking young and old winter sports enthusiasts to a winter sports paradise.

And we also have the perfect ski pass for each and every one of you. Day visitors, families, week visitors or groups – select the right ticket for you from the wide range available. All ski passes are available from the Bergbahnen cableway ticket offices.

Family day passes and family-friendly ski pass

When purchasing a family ski pass (one or both parents) the 3rd child pass is free of charge (for children of the same family until age 16). Special: Where children under 6 are being cared for by a parent or parents and a babysitter, the adults can use the same ski pass (not simultaneously; 1 – 21-day pass). Photographic ID required!

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