Altitude: 1600-3820 Meters

Zermatt in short

  • Great views of the Matterhorn
  • High altitude skiing up to 3,899m (12,790ft)
  • Varied and challenging pistes

Expert skiers will be in their element on the mountains around Zermatt. There are several black runs and moguls runs and there are plenty of challenging off-piste runs towards the valley. The ski slopes around Klein Matterhorn in the Zermatt ski area are more suitable for beginner skiers. The glacier assures that you can ski in Zermatt practically all year round.

The majestic Matterhorn in Switzerland stands out in all its beauty and can be admired from the slopes in Zermatt's ski area. Here, everyone will find ski runs adapted to their abilities, from those for first time skiers to black runs and freestyle ski areas for the real experts. Intermediate skiers are particularly spoilt for choice in Zermatt and will enjoy the run down to Cervinia in Italy. There is a great choice of restaurants up on the slopes in the Zermatt ski resort with more than 30 establishments with wonderful views. Zermatt's ski area really is extremely versatile with something for all types of winter sports fans.

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Overview of slopes and lifts in Zermatt


Ski lifts

Additional information

Blue slopes72 km Drag lifts2Start of the season1 May
Red slopes226 km Chair lifts32End of the season30 April
Black slopes64 km Gondola lifts13Glacier
Off-piste0 km Train1Min. altitude1600 m
Total362 km Capacity106029 Pers./HourMax. altitude3820 m

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Off-piste & freestyle in Zermatt

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
Zermatt CHF - CHF 338.00 9 Years old
Zermatt - Breuil-Cervinia CHF - CHF 380.00 9 Years old

Ski pass prices (high season)

High season 6-day ski pass Children Adults Free up to
Zermatt CHF - CHF 338.00 9 Years old
Zermatt - Breuil-Cervinia CHF - CHF 380.00 9 Years old

Snow report

Mountain220 cm
Valley5 cm
open - dicht

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

Slope conditions griffig
Km of slopes open 322
Open lifts45 from 53
Toboggan run open
Snow park open
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