Altitude: 1400-3330 Meters

Les 4 Vallées in short

  • Huge and varied ski area
  • Excellent off-piste skiing terrain
  • Good choice of ski resorts

Les 4 Vallées enjoys close-to-perfect snow conditions from December to April. With over 410km of very diverse ski slopes, this is the largest all-Swiss linked ski area and every type of skier and snowboarder will find what they're looking for here. Les 4 Vallées connects the ski resorts of Verbier, La Tzoumaz, Nendaz, Veysonnaz and Thyon-Les Collons. Verbier is the most popular as this is where most of the skiing is situated. However, the other resorts have plenty to offer and are particularly attractive for those looking for lower prices! Les 4 Vallées is famous for being home to some of the most challenging skiing in the Alps, with a fantastic variety of steep red and challenging black ski slopes and plenty of off-piste for powder hounds.

Each ski resort in Les 4 Vallées gives easy access to Verbier and the wider linked ski area. The best slopes for first-time skiers are found lower down, at the ski resorts of La Tzoumaz and Verbier. A great snow park at La Chaux awaits snowboarders looking for some thrills! With most of the skiing above 2500m of altitude in Les 4 Vallées and lifts taking skiers up as high as 3300m to the summit of the Mont-Fort, snow conditions are never an issue here. The ski resort of Nendaz has particularly good facilities for children, making it a good choice for family ski holidays in Les 4 Vallées. Verbier and the rest of the ski resorts are a short drive from Switzerland's Geneva Airport, making the ski area popular with British skiers.

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Overview of slopes and lifts in Les 4 Vallées


Ski lifts

Additional information

Blue slopes107 km Drag lifts31Start of the season
Red slopes202 km Chair lifts17End of the season
Black slopes103 km Gondola lifts18Glacier
Off-piste0 km Train0Min. altitude1400 m
Total412 km Capacity72000 Pers./HourMax. altitude3330 m

travelResorts in Les 4 Vallées ski area

Mont Fort in Les 4 Vallées

The towering peak of Mont Fort (3330m) watches over the whole of Les 4 Vallées and is in many ways the epicentre of the ski area. From the summit you can enjoy panoramic views of the surrounding mountain peaks, including the Matterhorn (4478 m) and Mont Blanc (4810 m), from Europe's highest igloo bar. Tackle the challenging black piste with waist-high moguls if you dare, or hop over to the other side to access the wonderful off-piste terrain. It used to be possible to ski at Mont Fort in the summer. Unfortunately, due to severe melting of the glacier, this is no longer possible.

Off-piste & freestyle in Les 4 Vallées

Snow parks 3Tables
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
Les Quatre Vallées CHF 178.00 CHF 355.00 6 Years old
Nendaz - Veysonnaz - Mont Fort CHF - CHF - 3 Years old
Verbier Grand Ski CHF - CHF -
Savoleyres/La Tzoumaz CHF - CHF -

Ski pass prices (high season)

High season 6-day ski pass Children Adults Free up to
Les Quatre Vallées CHF 187.00 CHF 373.00 6 Years old
Nendaz - Veysonnaz - Mont Fort CHF 190.00 CHF 379.00 3 Years old
Verbier Grand Ski CHF - CHF -
Savoleyres/La Tzoumaz CHF - CHF -

Blogs about Les 4 Vallées

7 August 2020 by Danielle in 'Ski areas''

Geneva is a wonderful jumping-off point for many ski resorts. Located on the border between France, Switzerland and Germany, it is within short reach of some of the best skiing in the Alps. And with many budget airlines offering cheap flights into Geneva, there has never been a better time to plan your ski holiday starting from this international city. Once you’ve landed, renting a car is an easy way to get to your destination with all your ski gear, but it’s also possible to take trains. Here i... More ›
(Photo: © Spalder by Thijs Termeer)

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 ›

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
Les 4 Vallées

Mountain100 cm
Valley35 cm
open - dicht

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

Slope conditions griffig
No. of slopes open 362
Open lifts65 from 67
Toboggan run open open
Snow park