Altitude: 1124-2844 Meters

Davos Klosters in short

  • Excellent off-piste skiing
  • Huge dedicated snowboarders area
  • Skiing for all levels

Davos Klosters has a long history of being considered a skiing paradise, ever since having installed one of the world's first T-bar lift back in 1934. The 6 different ski areas together (Madrisa, Parsenn-Gotschna, Jakobshorn, Pischa, Rinerhorn and Schatzalp) offer a wide range of slopes for all skill levels, from first-time skiers to diehard ski bums. Davos Klosters is easy to get to from Zurich Airport.

Sophisticated Klosters is known for being a long-time favourite of the British royal family, while Davos is the highest city in Europe and offers a more down-to-earth urban scene. Off-piste skiing, great mogul runs and long cruisers all combine to offer intermediate and advanced skiers everything they could want for in the Davos-Klosters ski area. Freestylers flock to the Jakobshorn, which has a world-class snow park with a superpipe, a big airbag and a friendly, laid-back atmosphere The Pischa area at Davos-Klosters is best suited to families as the slopes are mostly easy and less crowded. An added advantage is that the sun lingers on these slopes, so no need to worry about the kids getting cold! In total, Davos Klosters proposes around 300km of wonderful ski slopes - no-one gets bored on their ski holidays in the Davos-Klosters ski area!

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Overview of slopes and lifts in Davos Klosters


Ski lifts

Additional information

Green slopes11 km Drag lifts20Start of the season29 November
Blue slopes60 km Chair lifts13End of the season24 April
Red slopes118 km Gondola lifts12Glacier
Black slopes62 km Train3Min. altitude1124 m
Total281 km Capacity65231 Pers./HourMax. altitude2844 m

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Skiing in Davos-Klosters

Davos Klosters has a varied and exciting ski area where skiers and snowboarders of every level will find what they are looking for. Children will find ski slopes exclusively dedicated to them in the Madrisa area. Parsenn is the largest area, with ski runs suited to every skier that can be accessed by the Parsenn funicular railway which goes right up to Weissfluhjoch at nearly 2750m. From here you can ski back down to Davos or over to the neighbouring ski resort of Klosters. Davos Klosters is especially well-known for its off-piste skiing, with an entire mountain dedicated to freeriding. A highlight for intermediate skiers is the Parsenn Downhill Run to Küblis, which is 12km long with a vertical drop of 2000m.

Off-piste & freestyle in Davos Klosters

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
Region Davos/Klosters CHF - CHF -

Ski pass prices (high season)

High season 6-day ski pass Children Adults Free up to
Region Davos/Klosters CHF - CHF -

Blogs about Davos Klosters

11 June 2020 by Danielle in 'Destinations''

This alpine skiing paradise has a disproportionate amount of Europe’s biggest glaciers and highest mountain peaks - one could almost call Switzerland the pinnacle of alpine skiing. Best-known for its jetsetters, who flock to the likes of St. Moritz and Zermatt to spend their millions, Switzerland also features its fair share of quaint villages and family-friendly ski resorts. The skiing is exceptional, with everything from wide cruising runs to fantastic off-piste terrain. Together with gourmet-... More ›

30 April 2020 by Danielle in 'Ski areas''

The Swiss Alps are the preferred ski holiday destination for many members of the royal family and the jet-set. And although prices can be steep, it's increasingly possible to find good deals even at the big-name resorts. Ski holidays in the Swiss Alps offer top-notch cuisine, impeccable service and high-altitude skiing with modern lifts. The following ski resorts are all within easy reach of Zurich Airport, one of the major hubs to the Swiss Alps.... More ›

27 October 2019 by Danielle in 'Destinations''

Did you know there are already plenty of ski resorts open for skiing in November? The higher-altitude ski areas in the Alps have already been blessed with several snowfalls this autumn and as we get into November, the snow line should be dropping down as far as the valleys soon. In this article we'll give an overview of Alpine ski areas where you should be able to expect reliable snow cover for skiing in November.... More ›

12 October 2019 by Danielle in 'Destinations''

There's nothing more heartbreaking than arriving at your long-awaited ski holiday only to find brown hills and a couple of cows grazing! When you've scheduled holiday time, invested money and spent hours researching your ski area and accommodation, the last thing you want is a ski area with unreliable snow cover. The good news is that you don't have to be completely at the mercy of the elements this year. Switzerland is known for its especially high-altitude ski areas and the following ski areas hav... More ›
(Photo: © Jungfraubahnen 2019)

5 October 2019 by Danielle in 'Destinations''

Looking to catch a glimpse of Kate or Meghan Markle on the slopes? These are the exclusive and luxurious preferred ski resorts of the British royal family. Be sure to bring a full wallet if you're planning your ski holidays here this year!... More ›
(Photo: © Verbier (St. Bernard))

Snow report
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The information applies for the ski area of Davos Klosters. During the ski season information is updated daily.

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