Aletsch Arena

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icon_overview Overview Last update: 22.03.2018 09:34

Weather forecast for today
. -8°partly cloudy Detailed forecast
Friday .-8°
Saturday .-8°
Depth of snow240 cm 201 cm in resort

icon_snow Snow report

Depth of snow240 cm 201 cm in resort
Snow condition powder
Last snowfall 2 days ago
Depth of snow in resort at 0 metres 201 cm
Depth of snow on upper runs at 2869 metres 240 cm
Last snowfall in resort 2 days ago
Last snowfall in ski area 2 days ago
New snow in resort (past 24h) 0 cm
New snow in ski area (past 24h) 0 cm
Snow information phone +41 27 928 41 41

Comments from the station crew:

Riederalp: The multi-day ski passes (from 6-21 days) for the Aletsch Arena are now even more attractive: buy yours and look forward to endless fun on the Aletsch Arena's 104km of slopes. You also receive a voucher for the summer of 2018! Bettmeralp: "My Aletsch Arena" competition - post your photo or video, get votes and win sensational prizes!" Fiescheralp: Seize the opportunity to be the first to carve tracks across the freshly prepared white carpet of snow!

icon_ski Piste, Aletsch Arena

Pistes open (km)icon status76/104 km 40 km with artificial snowmaking
Lifts openicon status35/36
Condition of runs good0/2 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 good
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 status7/7 km Conditions: good
Cross-country– skatingicon status7/7 km Conditions: good
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 status1/1
Snowcross pistes openicon status0/0
Snow park openicon status3/3
Snow tube runs openicon status0/0
AirBoard pistes openicon status0/0
State of lifts open
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 status2/25.8 km / 18.8 km
Condition of runs good
Degree of difficulty intermediate and advanced
Vertical difference of all runs (today / total)0 m / 1173 m
Transportation to starting point -
Fully open 31%
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 4
Conditions/events on the trails Good

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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:
End of season:


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



Young person:

6 Day pass

Young person:
Family discount:
icon facility available
Hour tickets:
icon facility available
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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