Altitude: 1925-2869 Meters

Aletsch Arena in short

  • Stunning views
  • Some challenging, steep skiing
  • Typical Swiss atmosphere

Practically unknown outside Switzerland, the Aletsch Arena ski area offers a great range of skiing with some particularly stunning views - including those over the World Heritage site of the Aletsch glacier. This ski area includes the ski resorts of Riederalp, Bettmeralp, Fiescheralp and Blatten-Belalp which lie on a high, sunny plateau above the villages of Mörel, Betten and Fiesch. These typical Swiss villages are situated at high altitude and being surrounded by many other smaller villages, together create a unique atmosphere. Car traffic is often forbidden in the resorts which creates a pleasant and relaxing feel. There is also no shortage of hiking or ski-mountaineering possibilities here too.

With such enchanting scenery all around, the splendid marathon ski runs provide an unforgettable experience. The ski areas are spread around the glacier and the variety of runs is large enough to satisfy all tastes. Riederalp is the most family-friendly resort with great children's facilities and plenty of doorstep skiing. A tunnel takes skiers to the jagged Bettmerhorn and many other steep mountains particularly sought after by snowboarders and the more adventurous skier. But don't worry, there are also red and blue runs for those who prefer relaxed skiing. There is a particularly wonderful 12km-long run from the Eggishorn which offers some stunning scenery while you stop to rest your legs!

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Overview of slopes and lifts in Aletsch Arena

Slopes

Ski lifts

Additional information

Blue slopes42 km Drag lifts14Start of the season8 December
Red slopes50 km Chair lifts9End of the season27 April
Black slopes12 km Gondola lifts10Glacier
Off-piste0 km Train0Min. altitude1925 m
Total104 km Capacity35000 Pers./HourMax. altitude2869 m

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Off-piste & freestyle in Aletsch Arena

Snow parks 4Tables
Half pipeBoxes
Quarter pipeRails
BoardercrossOff-piste allowed
KickersOff-piste zone

Ski pass prices (low season)

Low season 6-day ski pass Children Adults Free up to
Aletsch Arena incl. Zubringerbahn CHF - CHF - 6 Years old

Ski pass prices (high season)

High season 6-day ski pass Children Adults Free up to
Aletsch Arena incl. Zubringerbahn CHF 168.00 CHF 335.00 6 Years old

Snow report
Aletsch Arena

Mountain218 cm
Valley66 cm
open - dicht
hoogten

The information applies for the ski area of Aletsch Arena. During the ski season information is updated daily.

Slope conditions
Km of slopes open 0
Open lifts-
Toboggan run open
Snow park

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