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Switzerland Ski FAQ

Swiss Ski Resorts - Your Questions Answered

New Snow in Switzerland

 When will it next snow in Switzerland?

Where is the next forecast snow going to fall?

Snow is next forecast to fall in Switzerland over the next week, in at least 14 Ski Resorts including Engelberg, Nendaz, St. Moritz, Verbier and Zermatt.

Find out more :- Snow Forecasts for Swiss Ski Resorts

 When did it last snow in Switzerland?

When was the last recorded snowfall?

Recent snow reports indicate that it last snowed in Switzerland on Monday 12th July 2021, in Ski Resorts including Engelberg.

Find out more :- Latest Snow Reports from Switzerland

Snow in Switzerland

 How much snow is there in Switzerland?

Which ski area has the deepest snow?

The deepest reported snow in Switzerland is in Saas-Fee, which reports snow depths of 300cm on upper slopes.

Find out more :- Latest Snow Depths for Switzerland

Skiing in Switzerland

 Which is the highest Ski Area in Switzerland?

Which Swiss Ski Resort is at the highest altitude?

The highest Ski Resort in Switzerland is San Bernardino, at an alttitude of 2,500m. The Ski Area with the highest ski lifts is that of Zermatt, with lift-served skiing up to 3,900m.

Find out more :- Swiss Ski Resorts

 Where can I stay in Switzerland?

Are there hotels, chalets or apartments to rent in Switzerland?

We have details of 43695 Hotels, Chalets and Apartments available in Switzerland.

Find out more :- Search for Accommodation in Switzerland

 Can I hire skis and boots in Switzerland?

Is ski equipment available to rent in Switzerland?

Yes, you can rent Skis and Boots in Switzerland, and you can save up to 50% on the walk-in price by booking online in advance.

Find out more :- Save Money on Ski Hire in Switzerland

 Which is the best Ski Airport for Switzerland?

Which airports offer the shortest transfers to Swiss Ski Resorts?

There are more than 34 airports close to Ski Resorts in Switzerland, which you can view on the page linked to below.

Find out more :- European Airports

 When do Swiss Ski Resorts open?

When does the ski season start in Switzerland?

Opening dates for Swiss Ski Areas vary considerably, and are dependent on local snow conditions. See our page of Swiss Ski Resort seasons.


Our Swiss Ski Resort pages include Skiing Facts, Snow Reports and Forecasts (for most major ski resorts), local accommodation and online ski hire booking (where available) for 212 Ski Resorts in Switzerland.

You can find the major ski stations listed on the Top Swiss Ski Resorts page, ranked according to various criteria.